Dr. Barr is a Clinical Psychologist licensed by the State of California (Lic. No. PSY6397). He received his Ph.D. in 1979 from The Graduate School of Psychology, Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA and was licensed in 1980. Having maintained a full-time private practice since that time, he is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Callifornia Psychological Association, and the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA).
Dr. Barr specializes in the treatment of Anxiety Disorders. These include Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, Social Anxiety, Phobias, School Phobia in children, OCD (Obessive-Compulsive Disorder), and Stress. Since 1988, when he began specializing, he has helped hundreds of people free themselves from the grip of fear and learn how to walk their way out of the problem.
Dr. Barr is an affiliate of CHAANGE, Inc. and uses this program in his treatment. This is a cognitive-behavioral type program that helps the client learn new, powerful, and effective tools in coping with fear and anxiety. Research has shown that these cognitive-behavioral strategies are the most effective strategies in defeating anxiety and regaining life. Panic and anxiety make life become small and restricted and he is dedicated to helping people expand their life again.
Dr. Barr is married and has one grown son. Although he has lived in CA for 36 years, Dr. Barr's accent still bears the marks of his native Kentucky, where he was reared. Dr. Barr's practice covers the San Gabriel Valley and the Greater Los Angeles area.
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