Bobby Staley, LCSW, CASAC
As the Associate Director of ACT services, Bobby Staley provides oversight and lends his experience to our three ACT teams. Mr. Staley has a wide range of experience working with underserved populations including those dealing with substance abuse, chronic mental illness, the formerly incarcerated, homeless and HIV/ AIDS populations. Before joining Federation, Mr. Staley worked on an ACT team in the Bronx for six years and was the Team Leader. Prior to that, he was the Director of a Scattered Site Housing Program for an agency whose core client base were those at risk of incarceration or who were formerly incarcerated. In that role, Mr. Staley had oversight of three federal and state funded programs. Mr. Staley is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor, Certified Anger Management Specialist and an Instructor of Mental Health First Aid Training. He also serves as a consultant teaching Motivational Interviewing and Counseling Skills to staff working with the Cure Violence Project in various urban areas. Mr. Staley holds a Master’s Degree in social work from Touro College Graduate School of Social Work, where he was his class valedictorian and is currently President of the alumni association. He is also a member of the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work Advisory Board.