Rostyslaw Robak

Rostyslaw Robak

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Psychology - PLV

Rostyslaw Robak

Marks 20
Marks Hall


Faculty Bio

Dr. Robak was a practicing psychologist for 15 years before he came to Pace. He worked in various mental health settings. At Pace, he helped develop the M.S. and the Ph.D. in mental health counseling.

Licensures and Certificates

  • NYSED, Mental Health Counseling
  • NYSED, Psychology
  • NYSED, School Psychology


BA, Seton Hall University

MA, Fairleigh Dickinson University

PhD, Hofstra University

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Group counseling processes; self-definition; money and satisfaction with life

Courses Taught

Past Courses

INT 298: On the Good Life
MHC 658: Group Dynamaics
MHC 675: Field Experience: Internship I
MHC 676: Field Experience:Internship II
MHC 679: Marriage & Family Sys & Cnslng
MHC 723: Applied Social Psychology
MHC 725: Internship Sem: Agentic Cnslng
MHC 831: Doctoral Dissertation Sem I
MHC 832: Doctoral Dissertation Sem II
MM 802: Maintain Matriculation-Phd
PSY 111: Introduction to Psychology II
PSY 230: Personality & Social Psych:
PSY 231: Psychology of Death and Dying
PSY 233: Psychology of Civic Engagement
PSY 275: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 276: The Psych of Intimate Relation
PSY 297: Psychology in the Cinema
PSY 304: Social Psychology
PSY 307: Psychology of Personality
PSY 315: Cognitive Psychology
PSY 375: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 395: Indpndnt Study in Psychology
PSY 499: Sr Yr Exprnc - Hmn Rel & Psych
PSY 600: Grad Psy / Indpndnt Study
PSY 623: Social Psychology
PSY 630: Cnslng Theories & Tchnqs I
PSY 631: Cnslng Theories & Tchnqs II
PSY 632: Orientation to Addictions
PSY 650: Topics in Psychology - Grad
PSY 651: Couples Counseling
PSY 651: Mntl Hlth Cnslng/Consultation
PSY 651: Prct & Applctn of Cnslng Tchn
PSY 658: Group Dynamics
PSY 662: Lss/Brvmnt Cnsling Acrss Lfspn
PSY 662: Lss/Brvmnt Cnslng Acrss Lfspn
PSY 669: Couple Counseling
PSY 674: Intgrtng Sem: Prof Orientation
PSY 676: Field Experience:Internship II
PSY 679: Marriage & Family Sys & Cnslng
PSY 693: Rsrch Smnr in Mntl Hlth Cnslng
PSY 695: Independent Stdy in Psychology

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Psychological Science
  • New York Mental Health Counselors' Association