Alex Caroline Robboy, CAS, MSW,LCSW

Director, Supervisor of Sex Therapy




Alex Caroline Robboy has been practicing therapy for over a decade. In 1996, she began specializing in relationships and sex therapy. Ms. Robboy has published in journals and magazines, lectured to healthcare professionals and been featured in several national periodicals and books. She has appeared on CNN, The Montel Williams Show, Surviving Motherhood, 11pm NBC News, 11pm News ABC and Your Morning CN8 etc. Additionally she has been quoted in Playgirl, the Philadelphia Magazine, Esquire, Cosmoplitan, Mens Health, the Philadelphia Magazine, Philly Style, Philly Weddings, Tango and many others.


Alex Caroline Robboy specializes in individual and couples counseling. She is a Certified Imago Therapist and Certified Supervisor of Sex Therapists. To learn more about her practice, please go to her website and where there are hundreds of self-help articles. Her practice includes six other therapists, all of whom have slightly different areas of expertise.


Alex Caroline Robboy, CAS, ACSW, LCSW is the founder of The Center for Growth, Inc. / Sex Therapy in Philadelphia. The Center for Growth is a mental health organization that specializes in the treatment of depression, anxiety, shame, pregnancy / postpartum related issues, addictions, chronic pain, grief, sexual function, trauma and relationship problems. At the Center for Growth, we provide counseling and therapy to individuals, couples and families. We also conduct support groups, offer psycho-educational workshops, and serve as consultants in the greater Philadelphia area. We utilize a broad range of established therapeutic and psycho-educational techniques to help our clients identify their goals and develop the skills they need to flourish. Our mission is to help clients better understand their behaviors so they can choose the best path for themselves. We do not dictate the direction the therapy will take nor the goals our clients aim to reach that is for each client to decide. Once a client’s goals are defined, however, our job is to support, nurture, challenge and educate the client so that he or she can achieve those goals. Using the right combination of therapy techniques we have been able to help many people achieve greater joy, fulfillment and satisfaction in their lives. We believe that we can help you too.


Day, Evening & Some Weekend Hours

233 South 6th Suite C33, Philadelphia, PA 19106