PhD, Clinical Psychology, Duke University (2013)
Cohort One Fellow


Dr. McCourt received her PhD in Clinical Psychology at Duke University. Dr. McCourt's research interests include the development of aggression and psychopathy as well as prevention and intervention programs and policies for family violence and child maltreatment. Dr. McCourt's clinical work focuses on the assessment of cognitive abilities and learning difficulties in children and adolescents and evidence-based treatments for childhood psychiatric disorders. Prior to coming to Duke to begin her PhD, she earned her law degree from the University of Michigan and practiced law in New York City.