Carrie Hanson-BradleyAssistant Professor of Practice
Carrie L. Hanson-Bradley is an assistant professor of practice in Child, Youth, and Family Studies, and a Clinical Fellow of the American Association for Marriage and Family therapy (AAMFT). Dr. Hanson-Bradley received her doctorate from the University of Minnesota in Family Social Science with a focus in Couple and Family Therapy. Her primary areas of interest and scholarly activity include systems-based mental health interventions, increasing access to mental health services for those affected by chronic and complex trauma, and exploring family dynamics that protect children from the deleterious effects of family stress, crisis, and trauma. Dr. Hanson-Bradley teaches CYAF 280 (Family Science), CYAF 382 (Working with Parents), and several online courses for the Great Plains IDEA program. Dr. Hanson-Bradley is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who specializes in treating individuals, couples, and families affected by grief, loss, illness, and trauma and has a small private practice in Lincoln, NE. When she is not working she can be found walking her dogs, scheming up adventures for her step-children, and updating her old house.