Dr. Roost is a licensed Clinical and Consulting Psychologist who maintains a private practice in the San Diego area. He has offices in La Jolla and Carlsbad, specializing in individual, couples and family therapy and working with a broad spectrum of clients. His La Jolla office location and his therapeutic approach are particularly well suited for professionals in the Golden Triangle area. He has been a valuable resource for UCSD Faculty, scientists, engineeers and other medical professionals, including mental health professionals seeking their own therapy. Having participated intensively in sports at an Olympic level himself he has subsequently also provided performance enhancement consultation to athletes, writers, musicians and artists. In addition, having a multicultural background, he is in a unique position to provide services to a broad multicultural range of clientele and works with people from all over the world.
Dr. Roost received his doctorate in Psychology at the University of Minnesota and has worked in a wide variety of clinical settings, with an exclusive focus in private practice over the past 20+ years. He is a Life Member of the American Psychological Association and a Fellow of the San Diego Psychological Association, chairing a number of committees, including the Ethics Committee and serving on their Board of Directors in various capacities including President. His unique combination of professional activities culminated in being honored by his peers with the Distinguished Contribution to Psychology Award.