Professional Activities

Mark T. Barisa, PhD, ABPP

Licensed Psychologist/Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist


NEUROPSYCHOLOGY CONSULTANT FOR PROFESSIONAL SPORTS TEAMS/ORGANIZATIONS

FC Dallas/MLS Soccer (02/2011 – present)

Allen Americans/ECHL Hockey (10/2014 – present)

Dallas Wings/WNBA Basketball (06/2016 – 2017)

Texas Revolution/IFL Football (12/2014 – 2016)

Dallas Cup International Soccer Tournament (2014 - present)


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

American Psychological Association

Division 22 (Rehabilitation Psychology

  • Practice Committee Member (2014 – present)
  • Federal Advocacy Coordinator (2013 – 2015)
  • Program Chair for the ABRP/Division 22 Winter Meeting – 2012
  • Invited participant in the Consensus Conference on Rehabilitation Psychology Post-Doctoral Training in Baltimore, MD (March, 2011)
  • Program Chair-Elect for the ABRP/Division 22 Winter Meeting – 2011
  • Chair of the Outcome Measurement Special Interest Group (2009 – 2013)
  • Member of Planning Committee for ABRP/Division 22 Winter Meeting (2009 – 2013)

Division 40 (Neuropsychology)

  • Practice Committee Member (2013 – present)

Former Site Visitor for Committee on Accreditation for Internship and Post-Doctoral Training Programs


American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology

  • American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology Foundation – President (2011 – 2014)
  • American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology Foundation – Board Member (2009 – present)
  • Chair of the AACNF Outcome Measurement Grant Committee (2009 – 2011)
  • Member of the AACN Student Advocacy Committee (2010 – present)


National Academy of Neuropsychology

  • Awarded Fellow Distinction – 2010
  • Member of the Legislative Action and Advocacy Committee (2013 – 2016)
  • Representative to the Clinical Neuropsychology Synarchy’s Neuropsychology Practice Guidelines Task Force (2011)


Sports Neuropsychology Society

  • Charter Member - 2012
  • Awarded Fellow Distinction - 2018
  • Policy and Planning Committee Member (2012 – present)
  • Conference Sponsorship Committee (2013-2015)


American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) Athlete Development and Sports Rehabilitation Group

  • Program Committee Chair (2018 - present)
  • Co-chair of the Sports Rehabilitation Task Force (2018 - present)


Inter Organizational Practice Committee (IOPC)

  • Content Committee for Neuropsychology And Healthcare Reform Toolkit


Invited participant to the Targeted Evaluation and Active Management (TEAM) Approaches to Treating

Concussion meeting held in Pittsburgh, October 15-16, 2015.

  • Voting member and manuscript contributor