Academic Interests and Expertise


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Social Psychology (Baylor University)
  • Respecialization in Clinical Psychology (Suffolk University)


  • Licensed Psychologist, State of Kansas, #2762
Clinical Experience
  • Dr. Backer-Fulghum has had experience working in university counseling centers, hospitals, and community mental health
Areas of Service
  • Coordinator of Psychoeducational Assessments for ADHD/Learning Disabilities
  • Moderator of the Testing and Assessment in University or College Settings Listserve
  • Provides clinical supervision and clinical training
  • Provides individual, couples, and group therapy
  • Additional duties include consultation, crisis management, and outreach work
Other Interests

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and sons, going to the dog park, playing boardgames, hiking, and curling up with a good book.