I’m Carl Waitz, PsyD, a licensed Psychologist based in Brookline.
I earned my doctoral degree in clinical psychology in the APA accredited program at Azusa Pacific University, near Los Angeles. My clinical rotations included public and private schools, community mental health with students and young adults, residential psychiatric hospitals, and acute psychiatric hospitals.
I completed internship training at the UT Health San Antonio medical school and my fellowship training at the Suicide Prevention and Resilience at Children's (SPARC) program at Children's Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Currently, I am an attending psychologist at Boston Children's Hospital and a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School. In my role, I conduct individual, group, and family therapy as well as psychological testing and consultation to medical staff.
In addition to my clinical roles, I also hold the following professional roles:
President-Elect of the Massachusetts Association for Psychoanalytic Psychology
Marketing-and-Membership Member at Large on the board of the Acute, Intensive, and Residential Services Special Interest Group of the Society for Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
President-Elect of the Section for Local Chapters of the Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychology