Andrew Roach is a licensed clinical social worker and Alleviant’s director of therapy. He has 25 years of experience working with the chronic mentally ill in both the inpatient and outpatient settings and been in private practice for more than a decade.
A native of Monroe, La., he earned his undergraduate degree at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, La., then attended Louisiana State University where he received his Master of Social Work. After graduation, he moved to central Arkansas, where he began his professional career.
Andrew utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy and focuses on the strengths and past successes of individuals. He helps find and understand their purpose and meaning in life while focusing on overall health and wellness – physically, emotionally, spiritually, and socially.
He feels it’s critical to create an environment for hope, change, and recovery. Whether it’s setting meaningful goals and objectives or navigating barriers, he helps patients address emotions, beliefs, expectations, traumas, behaviors, and relationships.
In his free time, Andrew is passionate about his family, health and wellness, and playing rugby with the Little Rock Rugby Club.