About Cheryl Barker, PhD

Dr. Barker has 30-plus years of experience in behavioral healthcare working with individuals, couples and groups. She holds a doctoral degree in counseling psychology from Case Western Reserve University, where she also earned her master's degree in counseling. She also has experience applying psychological concepts in organizational and leadership development, performance improvement, communication and education/research for hospital systems including the Cleveland Clinic and MetroHealth. She was on the adjunct faculty of Baldwin Wallace University for 18 years, where she taught in the psychology and business departments. Her specialty areas include psychological testing, anxiety, career transitions and relationship issues including infidelity.

Cheryl Barker treats patients starting at 21 years old.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Case Western Reserve University, PhD in Counseling Psychology|Case Western Reserve University, Master's in Counseling

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