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PhD Student
Integral and Transpersonal Psychology
School of Consciousness and Transforamtion

MSW, Portland State University

BS, California State Polytechnic University
California State Polytechnic University

Brian Barnes is the clinical supervisor of substance-use disorder treatment services for a large community health clinic in Portland, OR, where behavioral health and complementary medicine are integrated within primary health care. Brian holds master's-level certifications in substance-use disorder counseling in the state of Oregon and nationally. Brian is a designated qualified mental health professional and is currently seeking licensure as a clinical social worker. Brian earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from California State Polytechnic University and a master’s degree in social work from Portland State University. Brian is an advocate for offering supportive services alongside medications for conditions requiring behavioral change to achieve long-term recovery. Brian’s doctoral research interests include resiliency characteristics for individuals with addiction and mental health histories in context to their environments, belief systems, and values.

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