Laura K. Murray, PhD

Academic Rank

Assistant Professor

Department/Institute Affiliation(s)

Department of International Health

Faculty Member

JHSPH Faculty Page | SciVal Research Page


Bio:

An Assistant Professor in the Department of International Health, Center for Humanitarian Health. A clinical psychologist by training, she has expertise in children, adolescents, and families. Dr. Murray is highly trained in numerous evidence-based treatments, with a particular specialty in researching and treating trauma and grief. She is currently an expert trainer in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Dr. Murray has expertise in clinical manual adaptation, cross-cultural training, and the implementation and dissemination of evidence-based practices. Her research interests include the treatment of HIV-affected children who have experienced trauma and/or grief, assessment of mental and behavioral health, as well as training on, adapting and testing evidence-based mental health interventions in low-resource environments. Two current projects include working with NGOs and government ministries in Zambia to integrate mental health assessment and treatment into existing HIV-care infrastructures and evaluate their effectiveness, and in Cambodia on the implementation of an evidence-based treatment for trafficked youth.


Back to Top

People

Mija-Tesse Ververs

Core Faculty Member Bio: Completed her studies of Nutrition (1985) and...

Read More

Myung Ken Lee

He began his career as a program director with Mercy Corps in 1998, establishing...

Read More

Suzanne Wolff (Emeritus)

A retired Senior Vice President of Mercantile Bank. Mrs. Wolff has two children...

Read More

Elizabeth Marincola

Senior Advisor for Science Communications and Advocacy for the African Academy...

Read More

Junaid Razzak

Faculty Member JHSPH Faculty Member | SciVal Research Page Bio:  A...

Read More

Events

S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
·
·
·
·