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Courtney Peasant Bonner

Research Psychologist


PhD, Clinical Psychology, the University of Memphis
MS, Psychology, the University of Memphis
BS, Psychology, Florida A&M University

Courtney Peasant Bonner is a research psychologist in RTI’s Substance Use, Gender, and Applied Research Program. Her professional experiences include conducting community-based participatory research to examine health disparities among vulnerable populations. Currently, her research seeks to understand the impact of the intersection of gender-based violence, substance use, and mental health on sexual risk behavior to reduce health disparities among vulnerable women and children. Dr. Bonner also specializes in developing cross-sector collaborations to develop structural and sustainable sexual health interventions.

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