Barry Bastian, M.S., M.A. LMFT
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
License # MFC43040
(415) 863-8773 
zen2bear@gmail.com
www.barrybastian.com
San Francisco, CA and Santa Rosa, CA


           Professional Associations

CAMFT: California Association of MFT's

AAMFT: American Association of MFT's

GAYLESTA: Gay & Lesbian Therapists Assoc                             Board of Directors 2009-2010                                 



                     




I have been a practitioner and teacher of Tai Chi Ch'uan for 18 years.  I bring a wealth of life experience and mindfulness-based wisdom to my work with my therapy clients. 
                           Education

Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois: B.A. in Art and Anthropology

University of San Francisco: M.S. in Human Resources and Organization Development

California Institute of Integral Studies: M.A. in Integral Counseling Psychology 
  
                   Professional Experience

I have been helping clients as a skilled clinician for 20 years since beginning my clinical training in 1997.   I became a fully licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California in 2006.

Prior to this work, I enjoyed a successful career
in Health Care and Organization Development from 
1976 - 1994. 
             Professional Trainings

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction with            Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D.

HIV Support Volunteer Training : Shanti

Group Facilitator Training: AIDS Health                  Project

Attachment in Psychotherapy  with David              Wallin, Ph.D

Wise Heart and Mindful Brain with Jack                 Kornfield and Dan Siegel

Gottman Couples Training: Level 1

Developmental Model of Couples Therapy