Julie Carbray
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing
University of Illinois Chicago

Julie Carbray, PhD, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APRN, holds her PhD (93) and Master of Science (88) degrees from Rush University, Chicago and her Bachelor of Science (87) degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. A Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago, she has been on faculty at UIC since 1993. As the Director of the Pediatric Mood Disorder Program, Dr. Carbray manages the clinical programs and multidisciplinary training for the clinic and is a clinical expert in the area of children and adolescents with mood disorders within the UIC Depression and Resilience Center. As a clinician, Dr. Carbray has a national reputation of excellence in serving families of children with mood disorders and was recognized by the UIC community in 2008 by receiving the Karen Gousman Excellence in Nursing Award and the American Psychiatric Nurses Association’s (APNA) Best Practices in Outpatient Mental Health Nursing Award. In 2012, Dr. Carbray was awarded the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Inspire award for her long-standing commitment to UIC values and her inspiration of others in her work and in 2016, Dr. Carbray was awarded the Distinguished Service Award by APNA for her service to the profession of psychiatric nursing.

With a particular focus on helping families to help their children with mood disorders, Dr. Carbray is engaged in programs of research and discovery including the psychopharmacology of mood disorders, neurobiology of mood disorders and neurobiologically informed treatments, and family response to childhood mood disorders.



Emotional Spectrum: Differentiating Between Sadness, Depression, and Bipolar Disorder

Wednesday, October 30, 2024
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Navigating ADHD Transitions: From Teenage Challenges to College Success

Saturday, November 02, 2024
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Understanding Anxiety Disorders: Insights from Clinical Experience

Saturday, November 02, 2024
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Psych Congress 2024: Final Thoughts and Panel Discussion

Saturday, November 02, 2024
4:15 PM - 4:30 PM