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Rob Williams Adjunct Instructor School of Education, Teaching and Health

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MSW, Master of Social Work
MBA, Master of Business Administration
BSChE, Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering

Rob Williams is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, Certified Group Psychotherapist and the founder of Aida Therapy. Rob offers individual and group psychotherapy for adults and couples and on-going programs in spirituality and mindfulness. With a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering and two Master's degrees, in Business Administration and Social Work, Rob has experience in public, private, and non-profit organizations and he now brings together his psychological acumen, business experience, mindful awareness, and multicultural sensitivity in his Dupont Circle therapy. Rob specializes in helping people with life transitions, addictions, relationship issues, anxiety & mood dysregulation, and LGBT issues. He studies and practices Zazen (a form of sitting meditation) with the Mintwood Zendo sangha, a Zen meditation group for the gay community and friends. Rob is also a member of the Red Well Theater Group, a troupe of psychotherapists who present dramatic readings of stage plays to illustrate principles of dynamic group therapy and foster community well-being. Contact Rob by calling 202.330.5390 or sending an email to
See Also
Aida Therapy
Mid-Atlantic Group Psychotherapy Society
Red Well Theater Group
For the Media
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Partnerships & Affiliations

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Professional Presentations


American Group Psychotherapy Association Conference (February, 2009) “Using A Stage Play to Illustrate the Principles of Psychodynamic Group Therapy

Professional Presentations

Mid-Atlantic Group Psychotherapy Society Fall Conference (November, 2009) “Stimulating Emotional Wealth: Modern Analysis and Money in Group Psychotherapy,” Small Group Leader

Professional Presentations


International Association for Group Psychotherapy and Group Process Conference, Rome, Italy (August, 2009) – “Conflict Center Stage: Using Theater to Illuminate the Social Unconscious”