Dr. Carol Lynn Childers brings more than two decades of experience to her role as a consulting psychiatrist for two Chicago-based psychiatric medical centers. Her work at Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare involves treating patients with severe mental illnesses in Chicago and surrounding areas. Concurrently serving as a consulting psychiatrist for Healthcare Alternative Systems, Dr. Carol Lynn Childers serves individuals suffering mental illnesses and dependency in the Chicago area's growing Latino community, and offers consultative services for patients in a 28-day residential substance abuse program.
She obtained her doctor of medicine from the McGill University Faculty of Medicine, and completed a rotating internship there before starting her residency. After finishing her residency, she attended the University of Chicago Department of Psychiatry and became certified by the American Society of Addictions Medicine. In addition, she participated in a clinical training program in family therapy at Northwestern University’s Family Institute of Chicago.
Dr. Carol Childers belongs to the American Psychiatric Society, the American Society of Medicine, and the Illinois Psychiatric Society.