PROGRAM DIRECTOR, REGIONAL DIRECTOR
Richard Barnes, LMFT
Richard J. Barnes is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with 15 years experience. He graduated from University of California, Santa Cruz with a degree in Psychology, completed his Masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of San Francisco, performed his traineeship with the City of San Francisco Dept of Public Health EAP, and a one year post masters fellowship at Stanford University, Vaden Health Center.
Having witnessed life changing results with families and adolescents in hospital outpatient care over the years, Richard J. Barnes is confident that the strong residential treatment programs at Center for Discovery can bring positive shifts for adolescents struggling with eating disorders while building hope and bringing relief for parents.