Dr. Alvaro Q. Barriga
Alvaro Q. Barriga, PhD (The Ohio State University, 1996), is a psychologist at the Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents within the Psychiatry Department of Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. At the center, Dr. Barriga provides trauma focused cognitive-behavioral therapy to youth and their families and provides instruction and supervision to interns and residents. Dr. Barriga’s research has focused primarily on the assessment, conceptualization, and treatment of problematic cognitions and behaviors. He has extensive clinical experience within outpatient, inpatient, and residential settings and has consulted with a variety of legal, educational, and mental health agencies.