Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult, Child & Adolescent
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
While at CFPS, Mr. Barbosa will be continuing his work with individuals across the lifespan with a wide range of presentations. His theoretical orientation is rooted in family-systems and cognitive behavioral theories, with a solution-focused approach. Throughout his training, he has practiced a variety of evidence-based approaches, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, and mindfulness.
David Barbosa, M.A. is a psychology intern with the William James College Consortium. He attended Assumption College for his undergraduate studies where he double majored in Psychology and Human Services and Rehabilitation Studies. He received his Master of Arts in Professional Psychology at William James College. Mr. Barbosa recently completed practicum training at Child and Family Psychological Services performing pediatric neuropsychological evaluations with children, adolescents, and young adults. Prior to this placement, he worked within a collaborative education setting in south coast Massachusetts where he conducted psychoeducational evaluations for referring school districts and co-facilitated a social skills curriculum for young adults with autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability, and developmental disabilities. Additional training experiences include work with the Taunton Public Schools Department of Special Education, where he completed cognitive and psychological testing, in addition to co-facilitating a mindfulness stress reduction based curriculum with children ages 5 to 10. At Fellowship Health Resources in New Bedford, he provided individual and group therapy to adults with chronic mental illness in a community based setting.