Author Bio

Olivia Carelli earned her PsyD in Clinical Psychology at Nova Southeastern University. She received her masters degree in Clinical Psychology at Nova Southeastern University and her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Flagler College. Dr. Carelli completed her Predoctoral Internship at The Renfrew Center for Eating Disorders in Coconut Creek, Fl. She is currently completing her Postdoctoral Residency at Dr. Yudell & Associates, a group practice with locations in Plantation and Coral Springs, Florida. Dr. Carelli was previously the coordinator for the Help Desk at the Sidran Institute for Traumatic Stress, where she directed survivors from across the US to competent, trauma-informed care. Dr. Carelli is establishing a niche for herself in treating C-PTSD, dissociation, poor self-esteem and body image, and eating disorders. Dr. Carelli practices from a relational model and most often uses emotion-focused and feminist approaches. Her other clinical and research interests include Depersonalization/Derealization Disorder, group therapy, and psychological assessment.

Articles by Olivia Carelli, Psy.D.