Dr. Cynthia Baxter
Dr. Cynthia Baxter is a forensic psychiatrist who has been assessing individuals for the courts, law enforcement, the health care system, and companies since 2002. The focus of her practice is forensic psychiatry, which is a sub-specialty in psychiatry that provides consultation and expertise whenever a psychological or mental health concern is an issue in a legal proceeding.
Cynthia holds the rank of Assistant Clinical Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary and is the chair of the Examination Board for graduating residents. She has extensive experience as an expert witness in court (Provincial and Court of Queen's Bench), and is board-certified in both Canada and the United States. Cynthia has received numerous awards and distinctions for her teaching, including a national award for the best educational program in Canada by the Canadian Psychiatric Association.