Practice Locations

  • UC San Diego Health – Vista
    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PMClosed Today Closed Today
    910 Sycamore Ave.
    Vista, CA 92081
    US
  • UC San Diego Health 4th & Lewis Medical Offices
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
    330 Lewis St.
    San Diego, CA 92103
    US
  • UC San Diego Health – Sorrento Valley
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
    4910 Directors Place
    San Diego, CA 92121
    US
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About Carlos Alarid, PsyD

Carlos Alarid, PsyD, is a licensed clinical psychologist who treats people with trauma, depression, anxiety, substance abuse and chronic pain.

In caring for his patients, Dr. Alarid collaboratively works alongside their primary care physician in the family medicine setting. He provides individual therapy using cognitive behavioral therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy.

Dr. Alarid also has experience providing therapy to diverse patient populations, including Spanish speakers from different cultures and active-duty military personnel.

His research interests include studying how professional boxers adjusted to retirement.

Dr. Alarid earned a master's degree and a doctorate, both in clinical psychology, from Alliant International University California School of Professional Psychology in San Diego. He is a member of the American Psychological Association.

In his free time, Dr. Alarid enjoys playing guitar to Spanish rock and mariachi music, watching boxing, running and spending time with family. He speaks fluent Spanish.

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For more information, see Psychiatry.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Degree

  • Alliant International University, San Diego, CA

Degree

  • San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Master's Degree

  • Alliant International University, San Diego, CA

Gender

  • Male

Languages

  • Spanish

Date Joined Staff

  • 2018-03-07

Conditions and Treatments

  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Mental Health for Veterans and Military
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted