Meet Mayra Correa Barada, PsyD

Behavioral Health Consultant

Mayra’s History

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Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Primary Care Behavioral Health, CHCW, Yakima, Washington

Doctor of Psychology, Clinical Psychology at Carlos Albizu University, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Bachelor of Social Sciences with a concentration in Psychology, Ana G. Méndez University, Carolina, P.R.


I have provided individual and group therapy services in community and rural mental health centers, college mental health clinics, non-profit organizations, government-assisted communities, and a hospital. I have worked with individuals across the lifespan from diverse socio-economic, education, spiritual, and cultural backgrounds. While I was pursuing my graduate studies, I contributed to the development of a group therapy manual for smoking cessation for people living with HIV.


I love cooking, decorating, gardening, dancing, reading, watching movies/series, arts & crafts, traveling. I also enjoy theater, classical music & ballet performances.

Why do you want to work for CHCW?

I am passionate about delivering patient centered care to underserved communities, with a special interest in Latinx population, being able to provide services both in Spanish and English and collaborating with other health care professionals under the Primary Care Behavioral Health Model.

Professional Organizations / Affiliations:

American Psychological Association, Division 38, Health Psychology, Collaborative Family Healthcare Association (CFHA)

I aspire to…

To provide person centered care for the beautiful communities of Yakima and Tieton as well as collaborate with the team of skilled health professionals at our clinics.