Bobbye Roberts, M.S.W., L.C.S.W.
BSW Program Director; Associate Professor of Social Work
About Bobbye Roberts, M.S.W., L.C.S.W.
Bobbye Roberts came to the LC Social Work Program in 2011 with an 18-year history of social work practice experience. She has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Louisiana since 1997. She worked for 16 years as a therapist for community mental health centers, which included out-patient counseling and partial hospitalization programs. Mrs. Roberts’ other work experiences include serving as a program director for a children’s in-patient psychiatric unit, individual/family/group counseling, home health social work, and student counseling services at Louisiana College.
Mrs. Roberts serves as Associate Professor of Social Work, teaching multiple courses across the curriculum. She is the Program Director for the Bachelor of Social Work Program and previously served as the Field Education Director for 6 years. Mrs. Roberts serves as co-sponsor for the Social Work Students’ Club and Phi Alpha Honor Society, of which she is also a member.
Mrs. Roberts serves as a board member for the Cenla Homeless Coalition Continuum of Care (CoC), is a member of the North American Association of Christian Social Workers, and the Council on Social Work Education. She co-authored the LC BSW Program Reaffirmation Self-Study in 2012 and has presented at the NACSW Conference, as well as local forums in the community. Mrs. Roberts also was instrumental in assisting with the development of the MSW program at Louisiana College.
Mrs. Roberts feels honored to teach at her alma mater, where she met her husband, Kevin, with whom she has served alongside in full-time ministry. They have three sons, Noah, Levi, and Micah. Mrs. Roberts enjoys spending time with her family and going to her “happy place” each summer, the beaches of Destin, FL.
- Master of Social Work, Louisiana State University
- Bachelor of Social Work, Louisiana College