Katie McCarthy, MSW, LCSW, Ph.D.


Campus: Indianapolis

INAD 2045
301 University Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46202
office: (317) 274-8393

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Katie McCarthy has been with the IUPUI School of Social Work since August, 2013. She has over a decade of experience as a social worker addressing issues of mental health.  In Boston she worked with teenagers in day treatment programs and schools, and she worked with adults in community mental health agencies.   She also spent several years as a college counselor in Illinois.  She completed her doctoral studies Smith College School for Social Work.  Her dissertation explored issues of college mental health and secondary trauma.  She teaches in the undergraduate and masters programs, focusing on practice, theory, and assessment.  Katie has an MSW in Clinical Social Work from Boston College Graduate School of Social Work, and a BS in Biology/ English from the University of Notre Dame.