The San Jose clinic is the headquarters of Bay Area Clinical Associates. We offer outpatient services for patients 26 and younger as well as their family. In addition, we offer several intensive outpatient programs (IOP) that run throughout the day for adolescents and young adults. 

Brianne Smith, MA, LMFT                                Cotty Foley, MS, LMFT                                      
Erin Ludden, MA, LMFT                                
Gayatri Subramaniam, MA, LMFT   
Janet Ly, MA, LMFT      
Leah Adrian, MA, LMFT
Lisa Freedman, MS, LMFT
Michelle Ikei, MA, LMFT 
Theresa Allocco, MA, LCSW 

Associates, Students & Trainees
Andrea Patton, MA, AMFT
Andrea Shipman
Diana Muñoz
Karin Gold, MA, AMFT
Kimberly Javier, PhD

Clinicians at our San Jose clinic:

Alice Li, MD   
Aparna Atluru, MD (tele-psychiatry only)
Garrett Watanabe, MD  
Joel V. Oberstar, MD
Sara Heron, MD 
Shelly Tran, MD
Smita Thakkar, MD 
Thomas Tarshis, MD, MPH 

Site Operations Director
Sonia Gligan, MSW, LCSW



San Jose Clinic

1175 Saratoga Ave., Ste. 14
San Jose, CA, 95129

Phone: (408) 996-7950
Fax: (408) 996-7997

Monday – Thursday: 8AM – 6PM
Friday: 8AM – 4PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Front Desk:
General Inquiries:
Financial Counselor:

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Parking: Large parking lot right in front of the clinic
Public Transportation Accessibility: 0.1 miles from the"Saratoga & Venice" bus station (VTA); 0.1 miles from the"Saratoga & Payne" bus station (VTA)
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Waiting Room: BACA offers a kid-friendly waiting room equipped with video games, toys, snacks, tea, coffee, and prizes for our clients and their families
Nearby: Our clinic has a basketball hoop and outdoor recreation area attached
Payment Method: Cash, check, or credit card