Charles is a sixth year doctoral student in clinical psychology at Fordham University. Before enrolling at Fordham he was a research coordinator in David Penn’s social cognition lab at UNC Chapel Hill.
He completed a Fellowship in Psychoanalysis at the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education in 2013-2014, received the APA Division 39 Graduate Student Scholar award in 2014, was awarded a GSAS Summer Research Fellowship by Fordham University in 2015, and was appointed as a Senior Teaching Fellow in the 2016-2017 academic year. At present he is on internship at the University of Virginia’s Counseling and Psychological Services
In his fleeting glimpses of spare time when not working on his dissertation or on internship, Charles enjoys reading, writing poetry, hiking, cooking, and staring at walls (i.e., Zen meditation).