Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA) Participating Provider
Licensed & Insured
37 Years Of Experience
Mon - Fri By appointment
Sat By appointment
About Robert Dave, Ph.D.
Robert Dave is a Hawaii and Texas licensed clinical psychologist who's been practicing in Hawaii since 1983. He graduated with honors from the University of California at Berkeley and earned his Ph.D. in clinical psychology, with a minor in neuropsychology, from Michigan State University. His graduate thesis research, Effects of Hypnotically Induced Dreams on Creative Problem Solving, was published in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology.
Dr. Dave's practice was awarded cash bonuses nine consecutive years by the Hawaii Medical Service Association on the basis of quality indicators, patient satisfaction, business operations, and practice patterns. His patient surveys during that period rated his communication skills at 99.6 and the outcome of care at 97.3 on a scale of 100.
Dr. Dave has served on the faculties of California State University, Chico and the University of Hawaii, Manoa, where he taught graduate courses in Transcultural Psychopathology and Transcultural Psychotherapy. He was also the inaugural Head of the Honolulu Medical Group Psychology Department.
Dr. Dave is committed to a goal oriented, results-driven approach to treatment that utilizes evidence-based practices in a caring, safe and confidential environment.