About Robert Johnson

Since 2001, Robert Johnson has assisted human service organizations meet their strategic goals as an accreditation consultant, a contract employee, an educator, and a trainer. In addition, he has been a CARF surveyor since 1996.

The following is a brief review of Robert’s contributions to the human service field as an independent provider for the past 12 years:

Accreditation Consultant

Over 140 organizations have achieved optimal CARF survey accreditation outcomes for behavioral health, employment and community services, medical rehabilitation, and opioid treatment programming as a direct result of Robert’s guidance and support.

In 2002, Robert founded the first online website (Accreditation Now) focused exclusively on providing tools, resources, and guidance to organizations in support of meeting the CARF accreditation standards, and utilized his 6 years at the helm of that organization  to create a new and much improved accreditation support resource: Accreditation Readiness 

Contract Employee

Over the past 19 years Robert has worked for multiple CARF accredited organizations as a contract employee in the following employee roles:

Educator and Trainer:

During the past 12 years, Robert has facilitated, or co-facilitated, over 52 two-day experiential trainings in the following areas:

Robert received a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1985, with a primary focus in Counseling Psychology, and a specialty in Rehabilitation Counseling. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Counseling and Personnel Services in 1984, from the same university. Robert has been a Licensed Professional Counselor since 1985.

Flip Sides

Robert resides in Columbia, Missouri, and enjoys spending time with his family and in his spare time writes and records blues music.

He also enjoys (and recommends) the following: