Early Career

Helping new psychotherapy professionals
by addressing their specific needs across many professional settings.


The Early Career Psychologist domain offers several ways to enhance the experience and membership of professionals in the early stages of their career. This includes opportunities for:

Early Career Psychologist Domain Representative to the Board of Directors

Leigh Ann Carter, Psy.D.



Leigh Ann Carter, Psy.D. earned her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Loyola University Maryland. She is currently a staff psychologist at the University of Delaware Center for Counseling and Student Development and also maintains a private psychotherapy practice. Dr. Carter is the co-author of Self-Care for Clinicians in Training: A Guide to Psychological Wellness for Graduate Students in Psychology and currently serves as the Early Career Domain Representative for APA's Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy (Division 29).



From the Early Career Domain