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Cynthia Baum-Baicker Ph.D.


Cynthia Baum-Baicker, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist in Philadelphia and Doylestown. Founder of the Wisdom Project for the American Psychological Association, Div 39, Baum-Baicker is also past-president of the section on couples and family therapy where she currently chairs the public policy committee. She has written on the topics of clinical wisdom, the Trump stress effect, music, and also authored the original papers on the health benefits of light and moderate drinking. Baum-Baicker is the former Board Chair of The Scattergood Foundation for Behavioral Health, sits on the Advisory Board of the Scattergood Program for the Applied Ethics of Behavioral Health at the University of Pennsylvania, and is faculty at William Alanson White Institute Division II in New York City.

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