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  • Main Hospital

    Washington, District of Columbia 20010
    1-888-884-BEAR (2327)

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Psychology, 2017
    Children's National Medical Center
  • PhD, 2015
    Virginia Commonwealth University
  • PhD, 2015
    Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Residency Program, Pediatric Psychology, 2015
    Texas Children's Hospital-Baylor College of Med.
  • BA, 2006
    Boston University

National Provider ID: 1215292768


Carrie Tully, Ph.D., is a clinical and pediatric psychologist with specialization in child and adolescent adjustment to illness and injury. Dr. Tully provides psychological services for youth and families after burn injuries. She is particularly interested in helping youth and families adjust and cope following injuries or diagnosis of a chronic illness, while promoting healthy development and optimal quality of life. Dr. Tully is an active clinical researcher with interests in building programs to promoting adherence, adjustment, and quality of life in youth and families with injuries and chronic illnesses. She has multiple publications in the area of child health and serves on projects at Children’s National working with families with a variety of presenting health concerns including type 1 diabetes, asthma, and burn injuries.

Development and acceptability of peer coach mentors for parents of young children with type 1 diabetes.
(2017) Current Diabetes Reports, 17(6), 39. doi: 10.1007/s11892-017-0870-7.

Information needs among adolescent bariatric surgery patients and their caregivers. 
(2016) Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 12(4), 876-81. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2015.10.071

Physical activity in youth with type 1 diabetes: A review.

(2016) Current Diabetes Reports, 16(9), 1-8.

Motivational interviewing with parents of overweight children: Study design and methods for the NOURISH+MI study. 
(2014) Contemporary Clinical Trials, 37(2), 312-321.

Review of the International Depression Literacy Survey.
(2014) Association of American Medical Colleges Directory and Repository of Educational Assessment Measures

Does the Internet function like magazines? An exploration of image-focused media, eating pathology, and body dissatisfaction.
(2012) Eating Behaviors, 13(4), 398–401.