Quality Education, Exceptional Training and Clinical Expertise Matter


Raymond C. Baker, PhD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

A counseling practice treating general psychological issues while specializing in Behavioral Medicine and Health Psychology 



1983   BS    Bradley University - Psychology

1986   MA   Bradley University - Psychology
                                1992  PhD   Illinois Institute of Technology - Clinical Psychology

                       (APA approved program)               


    1987-1990    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

                     1988-1991    Northwestern University School of Medicine

    1991-1992    University of Chicago Hospitals    


1988-1989    Children's Memorial Hospital 

         1987-1990    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

                           1988-1991     Northwestern University School of  Medicine

Both Northwestern University School of Medicine and the University of Chicago Hospitals are ranked in the top 20 "Best Medical Schools: Research" by US News and World Report.  

The American Psychological Association (APA) currently ranks the Predoctoral Internship at the University of Chicago Hospitals among the top 20 Internships in the country.

These exceptional institutions provided Dr. Baker the clinical and research opportunities to develop a unique skill-set and expertise to help patients resolve a wide variety of difficulties that inhibit them from functioning at their optimal levels of wellness.   

All treatment is based on the "best  practice“ approach that incorporates the latest empirically-based research findings from the fields of clinical psychology, health psychology and behavioral medicine.

For patients with medical conditions, Dr. Baker can work directly with their physician to develop a treatment approach that includes each patient's unique medical issues and health status.  

Three of Dr. Baker's research publications with Dr. Daniel S. Kirschenbaum in the areas of heath psychology and behavioral medicine are referenced in more than 700 scientific journal articles, as well as numerous academic and self-help books.

"help is only a phone call away"

Please feel free to call or email me with any questions.

Raymond C. Baker, PhD

Detweiller Executive Suites 809 West Detweiller Suite 819 Peoria, IL 61604

Phone (309) 681-0182 Fax (309) 692-0492


Hours by Appointment Only

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