Robert C. Ciampi, LCSW has worn many “hats” in his professional career: clinician, therapist, supervisor, coach, consultant, and now author. He earned a BA in psychology from Montclair State University and went on for his MSW at Rutgers University, both in New Jersey. After receiving his licensure as a clinical social worker, he worked in community mental health centers and hospitals as a clinician working with individuals with serious and persistent mental illness as well as patients who were dually diagnosed with mental illness and substance abuse. Robert C. Ciampi, LCSW went on to work for a behavioral healthcare consulting firm which helped healthcare facilities reestablish themselves as well as coordinated a program that provided employee assistance help for
problems in and out of the workplace. He was also the Director of psychiatric inpatient social work services at the largest hospital in New Jersey. He began a private practice in 2010 which focuses on clients needing assistance with anxiety, depression, anger management, assertiveness training, and other issues. He also sees clients for couples and marital counseling. His practice is in northern New Jersey.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS