Paul Baker, Ph.D.

Paul Baker, Ph.D.

Chief Operating Officer

Paul holds a Ph.D. in Neuropsychology and an MBA in Human Resources, emphasizing in strategic planning and is currently completing a Master’s in Applied Behavior Analysis.  He has had a far-reaching career beginning in education. He served as a special education teacher, school principal and regional director of psychoeducational programs that served children with severe emotional and behavioral challenges and those on the autism spectrum.

Following his time in education, Paul became a Clinical Director for Allambi Care in Newcastle, Australia, which provides child, youth, and adult services in intensive residential treatment, therapeutic foster care, developmental disabilities and prevention and restoration support.

He is the author of three books, The Hopeful Brain, The Minded Brain and Better Behavior…Positively! In addition, he developed The PersonBrain Model: a NeuroTransactional Framework currently used in nineteen countries around the world.

Paul has recently served as National Director of Clinical Services for Key Assets Canada and CEO of Accentra Behavioral and Educational Services, providing domestic and international consultation for program improvement to residential and health care providers.

Personally, Paul served as a foster carer to 29 youth and adoptive parent to four amazing boys. He enjoys tennis, camping, travel, and spending time with his family.

You Gave Me Hope

"Casa Pacifica gave me the hope, strength, and tools I needed to move forward with my life."

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We've Made So Much Progress

"Thanks to Casa Pacifica and their wonderful Camino a Casa program, we've really made huge strides
with our daughter's behavior. She's back at school and happy again."

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A Big Thank You to Casa Pacifica

"Our son was having major difficulties and the Camino a Casa program really
turned things around for him. We're so happy to have our son back!"

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