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Dr. Caroline Fenkel, DSW, LCSW

Dr. Caroline Fenkel, DSW, LCSW is a thought leader in the adolescent and young adult substance abuse treatment field. Currently, Dr. Fenkel Co-Founded and serves as Chief Clinical Officer of Charlie Health. Caroline began her career by combining her love for horses with her desire to help others by providing equine-assisted psychotherapy.

Caroline earned her masters from Bryn Mawr Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research and began providing treatment at all levels of care, including detoxification units, residential treatment, partial hospitalization and outpatient treatment.

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Dr. Caroline Fenkel, DSW, LCSW

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September 9, 2022

The answer? Probably not, as it’s relatively uncommon.

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September 8, 2022

Dr. Caroline Fenkel, ​​Co-Founder & Chief Clinical Officer at Charlie Health, shares her take on how social isolation is contributing to anxiety, depression, and more for today’s youth.

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August 15, 2022

Learn about anxiety disorders in teens and the importance of helping your child to cope and seek treatment.

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July 21, 2022

Charlie Health reviews what it’s like to live with social anxiety disorder as a teenager and how to manage the condition moving forward.

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June 23, 2022

Teens who are exposed to school shootings and other acts of mass violence are at increased risk for anxiety, depression, and other mental health consequences.

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April 3, 2022

Fawning is a trauma response where a person develops people-pleasing behaviors. Fawning is an unhealthy defense mechanism that can impact your mental health.