Our Team

Dr. Laiel Baker-DeKrey – LP

Staff Psychologist

Dr. Baker-DeKrey is a Licensed Psychologist who approaches therapy from a relational,  collaborative, and strength-based perspective.  She has extensive experience working with adults, children and adolescents who have experienced depression, anxiety, grief and challenges in adjusting to recent life changes. Dr. Baker-DeKrey sees it important to value the therapeutic relationship focus on the resiliency of the client to create a firm foundation on which to achieve change. She finds great worth in aiding the client to find their own voice to promote healing and wellness.   She has extensive experience and knowledge in working with complex and repeated trauma as well as collective, generational and community trauma as it impacts the individual.In her practice, Dr. Baker-DeKrey uses a balanced approach of empirically validated treatment alongside the use of more decolonized and land-based tools.  She earned her Ph.D. at the University of North Dakota in the Clinical Psychology Program.

  • Education
  • Ph.D. - University of North Dakota
  • M.A. - University of North Dakota
  • B.S. - University of North Dakota
  • Licensure
  • Licensed Psychologist
  • Experience
  • Indian Health Board of Minneapolis
  • Southwest Consortium Doctoral Psychology Internship Program