Dr. Carleton is a Professor of Clinical Psychology, a registered doctoral clinical psychologist in Saskatchewan, and is currently serving as the Scientific Director for the Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research and Treatment. He has published more than 140 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters exploring the fundamental bases of anxiety and related disorders. He has completed more than 360 national and international conference presentations. He also serves as an active member of several national and international professional associations. He has received several prestigious awards, recognitions, grants, and government contracts, including a 5-year Canadian Institutes of Health Research Salary Award. He has recently been inducted as a Member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, and as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. He has received the Royal-Mach-Gaensslen Prize for Mental Health Research, an Outstanding Young Alumnus Crowning Achievement Award, a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Brain Star Award, a Canadian Association for Graduate Studies Distinguished Dissertation Award in Engineering, Medical Sciences, and Natural Sciences, and a Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal. Dr. Carleton is actively involved in clinical and experimental research, with his interests including the biopsychosocial measurement, assessment, and treatments of trauma, anxiety, and somatic disorders, focusing on transdiagnostics, fundamental cognitions (i.e., lower-order factors such as intolerance of uncertainty), and shared emergent properties (i.e., higher-order factors such as extraversion).
- Border Services
- Correctional Workers
- Public Safety Communications Officials
- Search and Rescue Personnel
- An augmented training program for preventing post-traumatic stress injuries among PSP
- Compromised conscience: Towards managing moral injuries in public safety personnel
- Pan Canadian Public Safety Personnel: Ongoing Knowledge Translation and Strategic Development
- Evaluating Critical Incident Management and Peer Support Programs for Public Safety Personnel
- A Longitudinal Study of Operational Stress Injuries (OSIs) for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (www.rcmpstudy.ca)
Willing to be contacted for collaboration.
- Anxiety Disorder
- Panic Disorder