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Robert D
Writer #9171
San Diego, CA
Joined 4/17/2014
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Robert is a writer and a psychotherapist. He has a bachelor's degree in liberal arts with a concentration in creative writing and two master's degrees in psychology. He is currently on the faculty at a small private graduate school where he is responsible for reviewing and grading numerous psychology papers, tests, and master's comprehensive examinations. Robert is skilled in persuasive academic writing. He is fast and accurate with research and enjoys doing solid writing on numerous topics.

Robert has an American Bar Association (ABA) approved certificate as a legal assistant from the University of California, San Diego. He worked for several years as a paralegal, conducting legal research and writing trial summaries for appellate attorneys.

Robert has also managed retail student and adventure travel agencies where he arranged travel for the study abroad programs at several major universities. He has extensive international travel experience and always writes about his journeys. Robert grabs every opportunity possible if it involves travel or travel writing. He sees travel as relevant to his current career as a psychotherapist because, as one of his former travel industry supervisors used to say, "vacation is essential for good health."
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Robert specializes in psychology, self help, health, legal writing and travel writing. He loves the adventure of travel and is always eager to write about the world.


Robert enjoys road trips, interesting conversations, and sitting in a good cafe with a blank notebook and a fast pen.


New School for Social Research

A liberal arts degree with a concentration in creative writing.

University of Santa Monica

A non-denominational program with emphasis in psychology and universal spirituality.

Pacifica Graduate Institute

A clinical program with emphasis in depth psychology, meeting all California requirements for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist.

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10 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Robert has written numerous academic papers on psychology and self help, including a master's thesis which is currently in a university library and has been used for research by current students.


4 Projects Completed

Robert is the former roving travel writer for a small San Diego based newsletter. He wrote "on location" articles from Paris, New York, and Key West.


2 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Robert is skilled at writing about religion, mythology and spirituality. He is especially intrigued by the interface of spirituality with psychology, health and healing.


1 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Professionally, Robert has experience writing detailed summaries of complex trial transcripts. He has written persuasive legal demand letters resulting in thousands of dollars of compensation. Robert has also written short blog posts on legal issues.

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5 Projects Completed

Robert has experience with writing blog posts for his own blog, and for a variety of travel, legal and financial industry blogs.

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