Robert H. Arnio, Ph.D.

Robert H. Arnio, Ph.D.

Robert Arnio earned his doctorate from the University of Iowa in 1979. For the past twenty years he has been in private practice in the Rapid City Area.

Throughout his career Dr. Arnio has earned multiple awards for outstanding service and leadership from the South Dakota and the American Psychological Associations, including the Karl F. Heiser Award for advocacy in 1995. In 1997, he was awarded Outstanding Health Care Professional by the Governor’s Advisory Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities.

Dr. Arnio has been teaching at South Dakota State University, West River Graduate Center since 1981. He is currently teaching CHRD 723, Counseling the Family. His research interests include family therapy and childhood disorders. In his spare time Bob enjoys skiing, woodworking, and British cars.


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Appointments with Bob can be arranged by calling Learning Solutions at (605) 484-3100 or emailing