Carolyn E. Hawley, Ph.D., C.R.C.


Carolyn E. Hawley is an Associate Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Counseling at Virginia Commonwealth University. She has over a decade of experience related to counseling, training, research and education in employment and community service needs of people with disabilities. She completed a fellowship at McGill University┬┤s International Centre on Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviors and has worked in programs specializing in traumatic brain injury rehabilitation. Dr. Hawley has served on state and national boards. She has experience managing grants through the National Science Foundation and the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. Her research interests include problem gambling, disability management in the workplace, and the community re-integration needs of veterans. She obtained her M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; and her Ph.D., at Virginia Commonwealth University.