Laura M. Betancourt, PhD

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Laura M. Betancourt, PhD, is a psychologist with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Assessment and intervention
Locations: Specialty Care, Lancaster
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training


Tredyffrin/Easttown School Distract, Berwyn, PA

Board Certification

Certification in Perinatal Mental Health – Postpartum Support International (PSI)

Graduate Degree

PhD in Clinical and Developmental Psychology - Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA
MA in in Psychology with PA Certification in School Psychology - Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Psychologist

Program Staff

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Understanding how poverty and other complex pre- and post- natal environmental factors impact developmental outcomes of children