Andrew S. Rubin, Ph.D.

Andrew S. Rubin, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer, Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Florida, California & New York

Dr. Rubin is a licensed clincical psychologist in the state of Florida (Lic. #PY 7082), California (Lic. #PSY29086), and New York (Lic. #018730-1), the founder of the international society for autism (ISAresearch.org), and the founder of New Directions for Young Adults, Inc.   On August 15th, 2013, Dr. Rubin was appointed by Governor Rick Scott to the State of Florida’s Board of Psychology where he currently serves as a member of the board, as health liaison, and as a member on the probable cause panel. Dr. Rubin’s background integrates expertise in cognitive behavioral therapy, developmental theory, and neuropsychology into an evidenced-based treatment approach that is both empathic and based on current scientific literature. Dr. Rubin has extensive training and experience working in multi-disciplinary treatment settings and is the founder of Dt²; a multi-disciplinary treatment model designed specifically for assisting young adults in transitional settings. Dr. Rubin was formerly the lead psychologist at the Unicorn Child Development Clinic, a part of Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies at Nova Southeastern University (NSU). In this position, he supervised a team of professionals, post-doctoral fellows, doctoral level practicum students, and student interns in the diagnosis and treatment of developmental disorders. He was a leader of many of NSU’s parenting programs, teaching a variety of parenting classes on behavior management strategies. He has also taught graduate-level courses in child development, infant mental health, child and adult psychopathology, assessment, and therapeutic intervention. Dr. Rubin has lectured widely to community organizations, speaking on issues related to the social and emotional development of individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral disorders, depression, anxiety, and addiction disorders. Prior to working at NSU, Dr. Rubin was on staff at Tulane University’s Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, and Louisiana State University’s Health Science Center. In those roles, he provided treatment and performed comprehensive educational and neuropsychological evaluations.