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Deborah N. Roche, PhD

Psychology, Sports Medicine
Photo of Dr. Roche

Deborah N. Roche, PhD

Back in the Game Patient Stories


Clinical Psychologist, Hospital for Special Surgery


Sports Medicine
Clinical Psychology

Specialized Centers

Special Expertise

Sports psychology
Injury and rehabilitation
Female Athlete Triad



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University of Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo) PhD Counseling Psychology


University of Pennsylvania - Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)


Post Doctoral Fellowship University of Delaware Center for Counseling and Student Development

State Licensure

New York

Selected Books by Dr. Roche

Roche, D., and Hankes, D.(2009) Consultation in college athletics. In E. Etzel (Eds.) Counseling and Psychological Services for College Student Athletes. Morgantown, WV: Fitness and Information Technology, Inc.

Selected Publications

Wolgast, B., Rader, J., Roche, D., Thompson, P., von Zuben, F. C., Goldberg, A. (2005) Investigation of clinically significant change by severity level in college counseling center clients. Journal of College Counseling 8 (2), 140-152.

Selected Presentations

Binge Eating Among Athletes: Diagnosis and Treatment. June 2015
Co-Presented with Marjorie Nolan-Cohn on identifying, defining, and treating binge eating among athletes. Eating Disorders in Sport Conference, McCallum Place (St. Louis, MO)

Podcast Isaac Byrd: Unlocking the Minds of Athletes Episode 66.