Courtney L. Benjamin Wolk, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

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3535 Market Street
Room 3006
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-6099
Fax: 215-349-8715
B.A. (Psychology)
The Ohio State University, 2004.
M.A. (Clinical Psychology)
Temple University , 2008.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
Temple University , 2012.
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Selected Publications

Okamura, K., Wolk, C., Kang-Yi, C.D., Stewart, R., Rubin, R.M., Weaver, S., Evans, A.C., Cidav, Z., Beidas, R.S., & Mandell, D.S.: The price per prospective consumer of providing therapist training and consultation in seven evidence-based treatments within a large public behavioral health system: An example cost-analysis metric. Frontiers in Public Health 5: 356, 2018.

Locke, J., Wolk, C.B., Harker, C., Olsen, A., Shingledecker, T., Barg, F., Mandell, D.S.,& Beidas, R.: Pebbles, rocks, and boulders: The implementation of a school-based social engagement intervention for children with autism. Autism 21: 985-994, 2017.

Stewart, R.E., Becker-Haimes, E.M., Maddox, B.B., Okamura, K., Wolk, C.B., Beidas, R.S. : Test your implementation science IQ! The Behavior Therapist 40: 238-240, 2017.

Beidas, R., Becker-Haimes, E., Adams, D., Skriner, L., Stewart, R., Wolk, C., Buttenheim, A., Williams, N., Inacker, P., Richey, E., & Marcus, S.: Feasibility and acceptability of two incentive-based implementation strategies for mental health therapists implementing cognitive-behavioral therapy: a pilot study to inform a randomized controlled trial. Implementation Science 12: 148, 2017.

Beidas, R., Skriner, L., Adams, D., Wolk, C.B., Stewart, R., Becker-Haimes, E., Williams, N., Maddox, B., Rubin, R., Weaver, S., Evans, A., Mandell, D., & Marcus, S.: The relationship between consumer, clinician, and organizational characteristics and use of evidence-based and non-evidence-based therapy strategies in a public mental health system. Behavior Research and Therapy 99: 1-10, 2017.

Wolk, C.B., Jager-Hyman, S., Marcus, S.C., Ahmedani, B.K., Zeber, J.E., Fein, J.A., Brown, G.K., Lieberman, A., & Beidas, R.S. : Developing implementation strategies for firearm safety promotion in pediatric primary care for suicide prevention in two large U.S. health systems: A study protocol for a mixed-methods implementation study. BMJ Open 7(6): e014407, 2017.

Becker-Haimes, E. M., Okamura, K., Wolk, C. B., Rubin, R., Evans, A.C., & Beidas, R. S.: Predictors of clinician use of exposure therapy in community mental health settings. Journal of Anxiety Disorders 49: 88-94, 2017.

Arora, P.G., Connors, E.H., George, M.W., Lyon, A.R., Wolk, C.B., & Weist, M.D.: Advancing evidence-based assessment in school mental health: Key priorities for an applied research agenda. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review 16: 271-284, Dec 2016.

Creed, T.A., Frankel, S.A., German, R.E., Green, K.L., Jager-Hymen, S., Taylor, K.P., Adler, A., Wolk, C.B., Stirman, S.W., Waltman, S.H., Willistan, M.A., Sherrill, R., Evans, A.C., & Beck, A.T.: Implementation of transdiagnostic Cognitive Therapy in community behavioral health: The Beck Community Initiative. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 84(12): 1116-1126, Dec 2016.

Wolk, C.B., Carper, M.M., Kendall, P.C., Olino, T.M., Marcus, S.C., & Beidas, R.S. : Pathways to anxiety-depression comorbidity: A longitudinal examination of childhood anxiety disorders. Depression and Anxiety 33: 978-986, Oct 2016.

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