• Karia Kelch-Oliver, PhD, LMFT

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  • Karia Kelch-Oliver, PhD, LMFT
      Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine

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    Specialty: Child Psychology, Family Therapy

    Clinical Interest/Expertise: children and families

    Research Interest: depression in children and adolescents, grandparent-headed families and other issues that affect African American families in disproportionate rates (single parenthood, fatherlessness, grandparents raising grandchildren)

    Graduate School: Georgia State University (PhD)

    Medical School: Howard University

    Internship/Residency: Northwest Georgia Consortium Internship

    Fellowship: Child Clinical Psychology, Emory University School of Medicine/Grady Hospital

    Licensure: Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist in Georgia

    Honors/Awards: The Dan E. Sweat Dissertation Fellowship Award