picture of Lisa Barker, LMFT

Lisa Barker, LMFT

Therapist

"There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in” ― Leonard Cohen

Book Now

IT IS GREAT TO SEE YOU!

As a therapist, I support my clients in feeling safe and comfortable so they may gain insight into the issues that are presenting. My practice utilizes a client centered, solution focused, strength-based approach to help clients overcome barriers related to life stressors to improve overall well-being.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Trauma
  • Children and Families
  • Life Transitions
  • Stress
  • Anxiety

MENTAL HEALTH + WELLNESS RESOURCES
(MY FAVORITE RECOMMENDATIONS)

NAMI

SAMHSA

NIMH

Mental Health First Aid

Center for Clinical Intervention

BIO

Lisa Barker is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over 14 years of experience working with diverse populations in the mental health field. She graduated from Pacifica Graduate Institute with a master’s degree in counseling psychology with an emphasis in Depth Psychology.

Certified in EMDR and Trauma Focused CBT, she is also trained in brain spotting and grief counseling. Lisa provides therapy for children, adolescents, adults and families. She values the individual, their personal stories and the unique challenges faced. Her mission is to provide a safe, compassionate, and non-judgemental environment to those ready for change.

CLINICAL EXCELLENCE.

Lisa's mission is to provide a safe, compassionate, and non-judgemental environment to those ready for change. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist with over 14 years of experience working with diverse populations in the mental health field.

Education

  • BA, Psychology - CSU Channel Islands
  • MA, Counseling Psychology - Pacifica Graduate Institute
ribbon icon

Awards

  • Trauma Focused CBT Certification
  • Brain Spotting Certification
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Certification
affiliations icon

Affiliations

  • Achieve Medical Center
  • California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists