Dr. Mark W. Baker has received a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology and a Masters degree in Theology, as well as a certificate in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.

He is licensed as a Clinical Psychologist and as a Marriage and Family Therapist and is a Certified Life Coach. He is the Executive Director of the La Vie Counseling Centers in Pasadena and Santa Monica, CA.

Dr. Baker has published numerous articles in professional psychological journals and has appeared on television and radio programs to discuss his ideas regarding Psychology and Spirituality.

Dr. Baker’s first internationally best selling book, The Greatest Psychologist Who Ever Lived: Jesus and the Wisdom of the Soul was originally released by Harper San Francisco and now is available in paperback under the title, Jesus, The Greatest Therapist Who Ever Lived released by Harper One, with almost two million copies in print.

He has co-authored with New York Times best-seller author Carmen Renee Berry the book, Who’s to Blame?: Escape the Victim Trap & Gain Personal Power in Your Relationships, which was released by Pinon Press. Dr. Baker’s other books include How God Heals Hurt and The Personal Power of Jesus, which were both published by Sextante in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.