About Dr. Barajas

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Barajas Psychological Services (BPS) provides psychotherapy and psychological assessment to adults and adolescents with emphasis on the treatment of depression, anxiety, and mood disorders, cultural concerns, interpersonal relationships, grief and loss, men's issues, substance use and abuse, sex and sexuality, life transitions, and wellness.  BPS also provides comprehensive psychological assessment related to intelligence and ADHD testing, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and career counseling.

BPS is owned and operated by Mark Barajas, PhD, licensed psychologist #30042.  Dr. Barajas, originally from Sacramento, CA, completed his doctoral training at Western Michigan University and post-doctoral training at University of California Berkeley.  He also earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology from University of California Davis, holds a lifetime California Clear Science Teaching Credential, served in the Peace Corps as an educator, and is fully Spanish-English bilingual.

In addition to serving clients through BPS, Dr. Barajas is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology in the Psychology Department at Saint Mary's College of California where he teaches courses in counseling theory, psychopathology, and family psychology and conducts research examining the intersection of culture and mental health.

Dr. Barajas lives in the East Bay with his wife and two children.