I am a board-certified clinical psychologist (ABPP) and a Fellow in the American Academy of Clinical Psychology, with a practice in Chapel Hill, Durham and Hillsborough NC. I have over 30 years of experience in helping with many different kinds of issues.

If you are visiting this website, you may be looking for a therapist, and may want to know about me as a psychologist. You might also be interested in more general questions, such as what sort of treatment clinical psychologists offer, or what psychotherapy is all about. I try to touch on all these possible interests in this site.



Psychological treatment may consist of:


A psychologist with the appropriate skills can effectively treat

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727 Eastowne Drive, Suite 300B, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 • Phone/Fax: 919-493-1102

Email :  info@DrJimCarpenter.com

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An article by Dr. Carpenter on the understanding and treatment of acute psychosis has recently been published in Aeon, an online magazine of ideas and culture

Two therapy-related drawings by Dr. Carpenter were recently in the juried art-show

Mirrors of the Mind

Art Share LA, 801 4th Place, Los Angeles, CA




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