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Robert K. Lawton, MSW, LICSW

McLean Hospital Title
  • Senior Clinical Team Manager, Klarman Eating Disorder Center


Robert Lawton, MSW, LICSW, is a senior clinical team manager at the Klarman Eating Disorder Center at McLean Hospital. At Klarman, he does individual, family, and group psychotherapy. He also supervises MSW, and doctoral students in psychology. Mr. Lawton has a private practice specializing in eating disorders, mood disorders, and PTSD.


Education & Training

  • 1973 BA in Psychology, Harvard University
  • 1977 MSW in Social Work, Smith College Graduate School of Social Work
Board Certifications:
  • 1982 Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, B​oard of Registration of Social Workers, Commonwealth of Massachusetts


Phone: 617.855.2173
Office Address: Belmont campus - Bowditch Building, Room 213B