MICHAEL C. ROUBICEK, PHD, LCSW
Dr. Michael Roubicek is co-founder/developer of LifeStyle Transformation. He began his career in 1981. After several years of working in the clinic setting, providing individual, marriage and family therapy, he returned to education to achieve a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in 1996.
Through his years of training he has worked in inpatient and outpatient settings, with both adolescent and adult populations. He has trained in specialty settings in the treatment of anxiety disorders and substance abuse/addiction related conditions. He’s been a faculty member in the university setting and also served as a department chair in Psychology. He has trained numerous therapists in the classroom as well as in on site, direct service environments. He has been a Subject Matter Expert for the state licensing board, and has worked as a behavioral health multidisciplinary team member, in a hospital setting. Much of that endeavor has focused on the bariatric surgery patient. He has spearheaded program development and supportive services for the patient both before and after the surgery; he’s provided staff training modules and facilitated peer support. He has also been a speaker and presenter in numerous settings and forums.
He currently provides services to patients in a bariatric surgery hospital. He also treats people in a private practice setting with a focus on facing and dealing with adversity, challenge and struggle while working toward acceptance, connection and healing.