Joseph LaBarbera, PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Division of Psychology
Village at Vanderbilt
1500 21st Ave South, Suite 2200

Dr. Joseph LaBarbera, who has been a member of the faculty since 1978, is a clinical psychologist specializing in work with children, adolescents, and young adults. His primary professional activities include psychotherapy and evaluation of psychological and educational problems. Frequently, evaluations are sought for young people by their parents; other times professionals such as psychiatrists, primary care physicians, therapists, and teachers may want direction or assistance. Dr. LaBarbera has an active forensic practice and works with attorneys and courts.