Tom Roberts PhD

Mental Health Writer & Public Speaker

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  • Oachita Baptist University: Bachelor's Degree, Speech and Drama
  • University of Kansas: MA, Radio-Television-Film
  • University of Missouri: Ph.D. Candidate, Theatre Arts


  • Journalist
  • Professor
  • Mental Health Writer
  • Public Speaker
  • Actor

Professional Accomplishments

  • Author of "Escape from Myself: A Manic-Depressive's Journey to Nowhere"
  • Freelanced for "All Things Considered", "The Voice of America" and "ABC Radio News"


Tom Roberts is a mental health speaker and writer living in Huntington Beach, CA. He worked for several years as a broadcast journalist for local stations.