Join our host, Rob Gent, Chief Clinical Officer of Embark Behavioral Health, as he provides an overview of what to expect when you tune into Embark Sessions.
In each episode of Sessions, Rob will share his expertise and insights on today’s most critical mental health issues relating to teens, young adults, and families. You’ll get comprehensive analysis and interviews with mental health professionals so you can stay at the forefront of current trends and research, empowering you to best serve — or support — the young people in your life.
Our monthly podcast will dive deep into a range of topics including cutting-edge therapies, psychology, and stories from industry experts.
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Rob Gent, M.A. LPC, is the Chief Clinical Officer and one of the founding members of Embark Behavioral Health. Rob has been with the company for 15 years and has led the Embark organization in clinical development and growth of numerous programs. He is the lead developer of the proprietary CASA Developmental Framework, which is pervasive throughout Embark’s programs.
Through his dedication to advancing clinical development, practice, and research, he has become a nationally recognized expert in the field. His specialization in clinical development is enhanced by his therapeutic expertise and has yielded such accomplishments as the development of; The CASA Developmental Framework, Vive Family Intensive Program, Calo Preteens, Canine Attachment Therapy-Transferable Attachment Program, and other specialized programs.
Rob’s dedication has led him to pursue his Ph.D in Psychology with an emphasis on development and attachment. He remains passionate about neurological, psychological, and physiological development and continues to focus on advancing research and the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions.
He resides in Tempe, Arizona, with his wife and two boys.
Welcome to Sessions, we're super excited to be ableRob Gent:
to start this new podcast. My name is Rob Gent, and I'm aRob Gent:
psychotherapist at heart. This podcast will interview a vastRob Gent:
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contributing to health and functionality in some sort ofRob Gent:
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people's narratives or experts, experiences and stories and liveRob Gent:
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listen, to be able to engage and participate in a quote unquote,Rob Gent:
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taking them on this fabulous journey that they've ended up inRob Gent:
a place to be able to contribute to the beneficial health ofRob Gent:
others. Often we get experts in podcasts, "Here's the data.Rob Gent:
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helpful. But we know that people are most captivated by lifeRob Gent:
stories. We know that the principle of an integrated lifeRob Gent:
that people choose careers and people choose paths becauseRob Gent:
they've had some experience with it. My own journey has beenRob Gent:
filled with amazing opportunities. As we do take theRob Gent:
journey of these podcasts you'll hear about my own shame, my ownRob Gent:
insecurities, my own struggles in life. That all of thatRob Gent:
combined together has brought me to an amazing career as ChiefRob Gent:
Clinical Officer of Embark Behavioral Health. We know thatRob Gent:
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experience. Whether you're a clinician, a practitioner, orRob Gent:
just a caring somebody who's interested in gaining a deeperRob Gent:
understanding of all things functional and holistic health,Rob Gent:
be it mental health issues, physical health issues, and moreRob Gent:
importantly, how they translate together, how they go together.Rob Gent:
I like many people have utilized my story, my narrative as aRob Gent:
source to be able to heal to heal my own shame, to heal myRob Gent:
own anxiety. I've struggled with all kinds of depression, andRob Gent:
that healing journey has brought me to where I am today, and thisRob Gent:
is why we're bringing you this podcast. We hope you enjoy yourRob Gent:
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experience to benefit your lives. Please subscribe whereverRob Gent:
you listen to podcasts. We look forward to seeing you soon.