Michelle Carr Ph.D.
Michelle Carr, Ph.D, is a researcher at the University of Rochester Sleep and Neurophysiology Laboratory. She previously conducted research at the Swansea University Sleep Laboratory in the UK, and holds a PhD in Biomedical Science from the University of Montreal, where she conducted research at the Dream and Nightmare Laboratory. Her work focuses on the role of REM sleep and dreams in emotional memory, along with comparative studies of nightmare disorder and PTSD. Other research interests include sleep paralysis, lucid dreaming, consciousness studies, and the use of dreamwork in psychology.