About Dr. Gene Carroccia


Dr. Gene Carroccia, Psy.D

Gene Carroccia, Psy.D. earned his Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa.  He obtained his doctorate in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, Illinois in 1998.  Dr. Carroccia is a licensed clinical psychologist in Illinois who has extensive experience working with individuals with ADHD, as well as other conditions, including psychological trauma and maltreatment.  For over twenty years, he has evaluated and treated hundreds of children, adolescents, and adults with ADHD.  He works at a large not-for-profit health care system as a vice president of behavioral health care services.  For many years prior to this he supervised doctoral interns and was the director of an accredited doctoral clinical psychology internship training program.  Dr. Carroccia is the author of the ADHDology books entitled Treating ADHD/ADD in Children and Adolescents: Solutions for Parents and Clinicians and Evaluating ADHD in Children and Adolescents: A Comprehensive Diagnostic Screening System.  He was also the editor of the clinical workbook Treating Sexual Abuse and Trauma with Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults with Developmental Disabilities, published by Charles C. Thomas in 2017.  He resides in the suburbs of Chicago with his wife and two sons.


Dr. Carroccia’s expertise has been recognized across the Chicago area. He has been interviewed several times for articles in the Chicago Tribune and appeared on a television segment of NBC Channel 5 News Chicago, Health Watch.

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TREATING ADHD/ADD IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS is the comprehensive guide that teaches parents, clinicians, and educators to better understand and positively transform ADHD challenges at home and school.

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To advance the understanding of ADHD, refine the diagnostic and treatment process, and help children, adolescents, and families thrive in the face of its challenges.

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