Robert Blender, LMSW

Robert offers his clients a way back to functioning independently and living more satisfying lives. People struggling with depression or anxiety need a therapist who is proficient in effective, evidence-based treatment methods so that they can begin to enjoy their lives again.  With advanced training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Robert is uniquely able to work with clients suffering with a variety of mental health problems.  
     After graduating from Indiana University School of Social Work, Robert attended two year-long trainings in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  One of these trainings was at the Beck Institute where Robert studied with Drs. Aaron and Judith Beck.  These experiences inform Robert's practice and inspire him to keep current on the most effective psychotherapeutic methods.
     Robert has experience in inpatient and outpatient mental health practice.  He has served as a behavioral health program manager in a large academic hospital system as well as a community mental health center.  Robert is the Founder/Director of the Indianapolis Institute for Cognitive Therapy.  He joined Dennis & Moye & Associates, PC in 2016.