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Sherrie Bourg Carter Psy.D.


Dr. Sherrie Bourg Carter, Psy.D., is a psychologist and an author who specializes in the area of women and stress. Her most recent book, High-Octane Women: How Superachievers Can Avoid Burnout, offers expert advice to high-achieving women on how to cope with the unique challenges in their lives and maintain a realistic and healthy work/life balance.

Some of Bourg Carter’s other publications include numerous articles on the topic of women and stress, a book chapter on professional burnout in John Wesley Hall’s Professional Responsibility in Criminal Defense Practice (3rd ed.), and an article for the American Journal of Family Law, titled When the Enemy Lies Within: Risk for Professional Burnout Among Family Law Attorneys. She also has several published books on the topic of children and the challenges they face as witnesses in the legal system.

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