Vitalize's mission is to provide others with the strength and energy they need to optimize their mental health and day to day functioning.
Dr. Baird is a California licensed psychologist and has 9+ years of clinical experience. He specializes in psychological assessment and individual therapeutic services. Dr. Baird is the original founder of Vitalize and has a passion for expanding the mental health services in the Central Valley of California.
Dr. Baird has an extensive background in severe mental illness and in-patient crisis management. He currently enjoys working with adolescent, adult, and elderly populations. He practices from a neuropsychological perspective and incorporates CBT and Psychodynamic techniques. He has been deemed an expert witness in numerous counties across the state and holds recognition at the state level for years of service with the Department of Developmental Services and California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Dr. Baird is credentialed with the following insurance payors: Medicare, United Healthcare, Optum, MHN, Cal-Viva, Magellan, Blue of California, Halcyon and Tricare.