Robert Rivera

Adjunct

Psychology

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.

Education

  • MA, Adelphi University
  • BA, Manhattan College

Courses Taught

  • 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