Emily Carol
Graduate Student in Clinical Psychology

Faculty Advisor: Vijay Mittal

Education

  • BA, Mount Holyoke College (Psychology and Religion), 2011
  • MA, University of Colorado Boulder, 2015
  • PhD, University of Colorado Boulder, expected 2019

Research Interests

I am broadly interested in the etiology of psychosis with a specific focus on the prodromal period and early identification and intervention.

Publications and Presentations

Carol, E. E., & Mittal, V. A. (2015). Resting cortisol level, self-concept, and putative familial environment in adolescents at ultra high-risk for psychotic disorders. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 57, 26-36.

Carol, E. E., & Mittal, V. A. (2015). Normative Adolescent Experiences May Confound Assessment of Positive Symptoms in Youth at Ultra-High Risk for Psychosis, Schizophrenia research, in press.
Dean, D. J., S. Kent, J.S, Bernard, J.A., Orr, J.M, Tina Gupta, T., Pelletier-Baldelli, A., Carol, E.E., Mittal, V.A. (2015). Increased postural sway predicts negative symptom progression in youth at ultrahigh risk for psychosis." Schizophrenia research, in press.    
 
Carol, E. E., & Mittal, V. A. (2014). Self-reported cannabis use is inconsistent with the results from drug-screening in youth at ultra high-risk for psychosis in Colorado. Society for Research in Psychopathology, Evanston, IL, September 2014    
 
Carol, E. E., & Mittal, V. A. (2014). Self-reported cannabis use is inconsistent with the results from drug-screening in youth at ultra high-risk for psychosis in Colorado. Schizophrenia research.

Hooker, C. I., Carol, E. E., Eisenstein, T. J., Yin, H., Lincoln, S. H., Tully, L. M., ... & Seidman, L. J. (2014). A pilot study of cognitive training in clinical high risk for psychosis: Initial evidence of cognitive benefit. Schizophrenia Research.

Mittal, V. A., Dean, D. J., Bernard, J. A., Orr, J. M., Pelletier-Baldelli, A., Carol, E. E., ... & Millman, Z. B. (2013). Neurological soft signs predict abnormal cerebellar-thalamic tract development and negative symptoms in adolescents at high risk for psychosis: a longitudinal perspective. Schizophrenia bulletin, sbt199.

Dean, D. J., Bernard, J. A., Orr, J. M., Pelletier-Baldelli, A., Gupta, T., Carol, E. E., & Mittal, V. A. (2013). Cerebellar morphology and procedural learning impairment in neuroleptic-naive youth at ultrahigh risk of psychosis. Clinical Psychological Science, 2167702613500039.

Carol, E.E., Eisenstien, T.J., Lincoln, S.H., Tully, L.M., Dodell-Feder, D., Hooker, C.I. (2013). Baseline predictors: who benefits the most from targeted cognitive training. Society for Research in Psychopathology, Oakland, CA, September 2013

Hooker, C.I, Carol, E.E., Yin, H., Dodell-Feder, D., Lincoln, S.H., Tully, L.M., Keshavan, M., Seidman, L.J. (2013). Can cognitive training improve functional outcome in individuals at risk for psychosis? Society for Research in Psychopathology, Oakland, CA, September 2013

Carol, E.E., Eisenstien, T.J., Lincoln, S.H., Tully, L.M., Dodell-Feder, D., Hooker, C.I. (2012). Targeted cognitive training (TCT) and its effect on neurocognitive performance in young adults at risk for psychosis. Society for Research in Psychopathology, Ann Arbor, MI, October 2012