Robert Rivera

Robert Rivera

Adjunct

Department : Psychology

Email : robert.rivera@manhattan.edu

Phone : 718-862-7550

Office : MGL 4FL

Education

MA, Adelphi University
BA, Manhattan College

About

Robert Rivera MA, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Therapist and Psychology Professor.

Clinical Practice with adolescents & adults with psychiatric, substance abuse and medical concerns. Provide individual, group, family and couple’s therapy utilizing CBT, short term and solution-oriented treatment modalities. Certificate Trained in Motivational Interviewing, Emerging Issues in Addiction and Mental Health, Group Treatment and Self Help, Family Treatment, & Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment: Co-Occurring Substance Use & Psychiatric Disorders.

Professional Experience

Memberships

  • NASW
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine
  • Psi Chi
  • Epsilon Sigma Pi

Courses Taught/Teaching

  • PSYC 203      Introduction to Psychology I
  • PSYC 209      Introduction to Psychology II
  • PSYC 345      Psychology of Childhood
  • PSYC 320      Adulthood & Aging
  • PSYC 327      Interviewing and Counseling
  • PSYC 347      Theories of Personality
  • PSYC 437      Contemporary Psychotherapy
  • PSYC 421      Abnormal Psychology
  • PSYC 375      Internship
  • PSYC 429      Research in Psychology