Contact Information

Website: Owensboro Health Surgical Weight Loss Center

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Call: 270-688-1500

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Mike Farina

Mike Farina, PhD

Specializing in Behavioral Health and Bariatric Surgery
  • One Health

Education & Training


  • University of Louisville, PhD, Counseling Psychology with Emphasis in Urban Education

Professional Memberships

  • American Psychological Association
  • Kentucky Psychological Association
  • American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery 


  • Farina, M. (2006). Toward Reducing Seclusion and Restraint: A Paradigm Shift and It’s Success. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 67 (8B), 4705.
  • Farina, R. & Farina, M. (1988). Limitations in current methods of vitamin C analyses. Paper presented at the 18th Annual Sigma Xi Research Conference for Undergraduate and Graduate Students at Western
    Kentucky University.

  • Farina, M. (1997). Restructuring policy and organization to navigate mental health managed care: A nonprofit corporation’s attempt to adapt. Unpublished manuscript, University of Louisville.