Dr Carrie Barber
Clinical Psychology Graduate Programme Director
Qualifications: PhD Vanderbilt University
Perinatal mental health, especially depression and anxiety during and after pregnancy, and the adjustment to parenting; child clinical psychology, especially the efficacy of mental health treatment for childhood emotional and behavioural problems, and the effects of relationships and attachment on development.
Carrie's clinical experience is with assessment and treatment of children and adolescents, as well as perinatal mental health and issues relating to parenting. She is registered as a clinical psychologist in New Zealand, and has previously been licensed in Kansas and California.
Her research experience includes evaluation of the outcomes of intensive mental health services to children and adolescents, as well as social services to homeless youth; her current research focus is on perinatal mental health and transition to parenting.
Barber, C. C., & Steadman, J. (2017). Distress levels in pregnant and matched non-pregnant women. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 1-4. doi:10.1111/ajo.12712
Barber, C. C., Panettierre, M., & Starkey, N. J. (2017). How am I, really? Perceptions of health and distress by women and their midwives. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 35(3), 261-272. doi:10.1080/02646838.2017.1310375
Jones, H., Barber, C. C., Nikora, L. W., & Middlemiss, W. (2017). Māori child rearing and infant sleep practices. New Zealand Journal of Psychology, 46(3), 30-37.
Barber, C. C., & Masters-Awatere, B. (2017). Positively pregnant: Development and pilot testing of an app for stress management in pregnancy. In Australasian Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health 2017 Conference. Conference held at Brisbane, Australia.
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