Sinéad Sant-Barket

SEEK Counselor & Assistant Professor

Main Affiliation






Sinéad Sant-Barket, PhD

Sinéad Sant-Barket


PhD, Counseling Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University
EdM, MA, Psychological Counseling, Teachers College. Columbia University
BFA, Dance, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University



Sinéad Sant-Barket, PhD, is a counseling psychologist whose professional interests center on feminist and multicultural psychology as well as social justice and education. Prior to joining CCNY’s SEEK Department, she worked at Montefiore Medical Center, Kings County Hospital Center, LaGuardia Community College, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Marymount Manhattan College, and Teachers College. 


Carter, R.T., Johnson, V. E., Roberson, K., Mazzula, S. L., Kirkinis, K., & Sant-Barket, S. M. (2017). Race-Based Traumatic Stress, Racial Identity Statues, and Psychological Functioning : An Exploratory Invesitgation. Professional Psychology : Research and Practice, 48 (1), 30-37.

Carter, R. T. & Sant-Barket, S. M. (2015). Assessment of the Impact of Racial Discrimination and Racism: How to Use the Race-Based Traumatic Stress Symptom Scale in Practice. Traumatology, 21 (1), 32-39.

Carter, R.T., Mazzula, S., Victoria, R., Vazquez, R., Hall, S., Smith, S., Sant, S., Forsyth, J., Bazelais, K., & Williams, B. (2013). Initial Development of the Race-Based Traumatic Stress Symptom Scale: Assessing the Emotional Impact of Racism. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 5 (1), 1-9.

Research Interests

Racial-cultural socialization, racial identity, & the psychological stress, trauma, & well-being associated with race-based experiences.