Meet Our Providers

With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

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Medical Services

Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park St, Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange St, Hoopeston, IL 60942
(217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 104-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 E. Locust St, Olney, IL 62450
(618) 395-2131

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care and Convenient Care Plus offer same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

Not sure where to go? Click here for a list of conditions appropriate for the emergency department

*These locations are Convenient Care Plus locations.

Philanthropy

Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

Avis M Bernstein, PhD

Psychology
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Psychiatry and Psychology

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Profile

Joined Carle: 2004

Contact

Carle Urbana Main Campus (primary)
611 W. Park St.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-3442 (217) 383-3442

Medical Interests

  • Health psychology
  • Hypnosis
  • Mind-body interventions
  • Psychoneuroimmunology
  • Prevention/behavioral medicine
  • Pain management
  • Rehabilitation psychology
  • OCD/anxiety/depression
  • Neuropsychology

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Psycho-Oncology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 1992-1994
  • Neuropsychology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 1991-1992

Internship

  • Psychology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, 1990-1991

Qualifications

Education

  • PhD, Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, 1991
  • MA, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1986
  • MEd, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, 1973
  • BS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, 1972

Certifications

  • Clinical Psychology - Illinois and Florida
  • Approved Consultant - American Society of Clinical Hypnosis

Professional Societies

  • American Psychological Association
  • American Society of Clinical Hypnosis - Approved Consultant
  • International Psycho-Oncology Society
  • Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • The American Society of Psychiatric Oncology/AIDS