Robert E. Erard, Ph.D.

Pursuing state-of-the-art approaches to psychological well-being

People have always found it easy to share confidences with me. My clinical training gave form to my natural skills. Being proficient in a variety of effective therapies allows me to take an active, flexible approach that's tailored to your individual needs.

  • Licensed Psychologist: State of Michigan
  • Ph.D., M.A.: Clinical Psychology, University of Michigan
  • B.A.: Summa cum Laude, Amherst College

Seeking new directions and leading others there

Recognition by my peers for my contributions to psychology is always gratifying. But I also measure my success in terms of my contributions to revitalized relationships and enhanced lives.

  • Fellow: Society for Personality Assessment, 2006
  • Recipient: Karl F. Heiser Presidential Award for Advocacy in Psychology, American Psychological Association, 1996
  • Recipient: Michigan Distinguished Psychologist Award, 1994
  • Past President Award: Michigan Psychological Association, 1993
  • Fellow: Michigan Psychological Association, 1992

Advocating for personal and social change

Involvement in professional organizations allows me to have an impact on the legal and financial issues affecting the field of psychology, which in turn affect my clients. Participating in leadership roles in various organizations is an important way I represent the needs of people who might otherwise not have a voice.

  • President: Society for Personality Assessment, Current
  • Michigan Representative: Council of Representatives, American Psychological Association, 1997-1999
  • President: Michigan Inter-Professional Association on Marriage, Divorce and the Family, 1997-2000
  • President: Michigan Psychological Association, 1993
  • Member: Psychology-Law Society
  • International Rorschach Society


Robert E. Erard, Ph.D.
Robert E. Erard, Ph.D.

Clients often tell me that their lives are adrift. As your psychologist, I'll try to offer fresh insights about where your life and relationships are headed. Together, we'll explore new ways to overcome stumbling blocks. You'll discover new strengths, resources and options. Then you'll leave with a more positive outlook and a solid sense of direction.