Renata Carneiro, PhD LMFT
Assistant Director, Behavior Science and Residency Development
Behavioral Medicine Faculty
St Luke's at Sacred Heart
Dr. Carneiro completed both her undergraduate and graduate studies in Psychology at the University of Baltimore, where she was the 2009 valedictorian of her master’s graduating class Dr. Carneiro received her doctoral degree in Couples and Family Therapy from Drexel University in 2015, where she specialized in family dynamics, interpersonal violence, sexual trauma, and how early childhood events impact health.
Dr. Carneiro is passionate about prevention and targeted interventions that promote health among all types of patients. She has extensive teaching and clinical experience working with both individuals and families. In addition, Dr. Carneiro has presented and received awards for her clinical work in many national and international conferences. Moreover, she has published many articles in peer-reviewed journals, has authored textbook chapters and serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Family Psychotherapy.
Dr. Carneiro and her husband, live in the Lehigh Valley, PA Area.