A certified sex addiction therapist, Dr. Michael Barta brings nearly a decade of experience to his current position as the founding director of the Colorado Sexual Recovery Center in Boulder, Colorado. In his leadership position with the center, he oversees all daily operations, including business development, client relations, and strategic planning. In addition, Dr. Michael Barta offers clinical treatment for individuals working through sex addiction.
Dr. Michael Barta earned his bachelor’s degree in English at the University of Colorado before going on to complete his master’s degree in special education at the University of Oregon. He holds a PhD in psychology from the University of Northern Colorado, and received his certification as a sex addiction therapist supervisor from the International Institute of Trauma and Addiction Professionals.
Outside of his professional life, Dr. Barta enjoys outdoor activities such as running, hiking, and biking. An avid traveler, he has spent time in countries throughout Europe.