D r. Baron Crespo is a clinical & forensic psychologist. He is an independent investigative reporter, a clinical entrepreneur, and a proud Navy combat-veteran. Dr. Crespo is the Chief Editor of the Modern Psychologist Network. He is the Founder and Chief of Operations of the Walk-in Clinic and author of the the iEPPP Hacks Study Guide.

Academically, he received his Associates from Central Texas College; Bachelors in Political Science from American Military University; Masters and Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from Albizu University; and Post-Doctorate Masters Degree in Clinical Psychopharmacology from Fairleigh Dickinson University (prescribing psychologist). He recently started his legal studies for a Juris Doctor degree at the California Southern University.

Clinically, he specializes in brief solution-focused therapy, crisis interventions, and psychological assessments. He is also in active practice as a Clinical Psychologist at the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System.

Forensically, he completed his Clinical & Forensic Psychology Residency at the APA-Accredited Wisconsin Department of Corrections. He specializes in mental health disability evaluations, and is certified in disability evaluations, independent medical examinations and medical assessments for the Social Security Administration, Department of Defense, Vocational Rehabilitation, and the Department of Veterans' Affairs, among others commercial agencies.

Dr. Crespo is featured regularly in national publications as an authority and actively engages on public testimony about critical psychology, ethics, and mental health law.


Licensed Psychologist:

  • State of Alabama
  • State of Texas
  • State of Wisconsin
  • All Federal Contracts
  • All Federal Jurisdictions

Disability & Medical Assessment Certification:

  • Initial Mental Disorders (IMD) Examination
  • Initial Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PSTD) Examination
  • Gulf War General Medical Examination
  • Medical Aggravation & Disability Opinions

Licensed Professional Counselor:

State of Wisconsin
  • Endorsement: Psychometric Testing
  • Endorsement: Substance Abuse Treatment

Primary Care-Mental Health Integration:

  • Functional Assessments Competency Certification

Problem-Solving Training:

  • Veterans Health Administration


California Southern University, Costa Mesa, CA

Committee of Bar Examiners (CBE)-Approved Juris Doctor (J.D.),

Expected 2022

Farleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ

APA-Approved Post-Doctoral M.S. in Clinical Psychopharmacology,

December 2017

Albizu University; Miami, FL

APA-Accredited Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology

August 2015

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Delegate of the National Veterans Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center

May 2014

Albizu University, Miami, FL

Master of Science in Clinical Psychology, Distinction,

December 2011

American Military University, Manassas, VA

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

February 2010

Central Texas College, Killen, TX

Associate of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies.

May 2006

United States Navy, Active Duty & Reserves

Honorable Discharges

2000 - 2014


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