Courtney Baker

Scholarly Retreats
Type of work
New Orleans, LA

Courtney Baker is a clinical psychologist interested in trauma-informed care (TIC). Dr. Baker utilized her time in residence to analyze data and begin an article based on her Trauma-Informed Care Belief Measure Psychometric Study, the goal of which is to begin closing the measurement gap related to TIC by developing and evaluating a self-report survey that assesses staff and teacher beliefs favorable to TIC.

Dr. Baker is interested in better understanding and facilitating the translation of effective prevention and intervention programs into community settings serving children and families. Her work is grounded in a community-based participatory research approach. More information about Dr. Baker’s research program can be found at Dr. Baker is currently accepting graduate students.