Dr. Barabas began working in the mental health field in 1992 as a mental health technician at Pocono Medical Center inpatient psychiatric department. He continued working in various clinical roles within the mental health field while concurrently earning his advanced degrees in Social Work and Psychology. He has held licenses as a Clinical Social Worker in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and is currently a licensed Psychologist in Pennsylvania. Dr. Barabas has worked and received training at Warren Hospital in Phillipsburg, NJ., the V.A. Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre, PA., and Danville State Psychiatric Hospital in Danville, PA. In addition, Dr. Barabas has taught Psychology classes for Northampton Community College at their Monroe campus. Dr. Barabas has operated an active private practice in Pennsylvania since 2002.
Dr. Barabas has clinical experience with adults, children, and the elderly. He has developed a reputation of professional excellence in the Northeast Pocono region. He regularly consults with and accepts referrals from physicians to improve psychological problems affecting medical conditions. Dr. Barabas uses cognitive-behavioral methods, family counseling, and psychological testing, to diagnose and treat adults, teenagers, and children with various psychological disorders, dysfunctional behaviors, and relationship problems.