Robert Hilliker, LCSW-S, LCDC received his Master’s degree from the University of Houston’s Graduate College of Social Work. Following graduation Robert pursued additional training working as a Post-Graduate Social Work Fellow at The Menninger Clinic. He then completed a two-year fellowship at the Center for Psychoanalytic Studies. Currently, Robert is a doctoral candidate at the Institute for Clinical Social Work in Chicago, IL.

He worked for three years at The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston where he served as the Manager of Executive and Treatment Services. As a therapist in the adult intensive outpatient program he provided clinical treatment services to individuals, couples, families, and groups.

Robert worked at The Daring Way LLC with Dr. Brené Brown where he served as the Chief Clinical Officer for over three years. He has facilitated this methodology across diverse settings including Baylor Psychiatry Clinic, The Menninger Clinic, and The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston.

In April 2014, Robert co-founded and became the Managing Partner for The Lovett Center LLC with his business partner, Will Davis.

At The Lovett Center, Robert works with patients in private practice and serves as the Clinical Director for Pathos. Pathos offers intensive outpatient, supportive outpatient, and aftercare programming for people struggling with addiction and co-occurring mental health issues. Robert’s private practice focuses on work with professionals, addictive disorders, shame resiliency, and behavioral health issues. He provides individual, couples, family, and group psychotherapy.

Robert lives in Houston with his wife, Maria, and their daughters, Anna, Carmela, and Mary.


Will Davis began working in the commercial real estate business in Houston providing third party brokerage and management services in 2000. In 2001 he began forming investment partnerships for the purpose of owning and operating income producing commercial real estate. Will assumed the role of General Partner in 2014 and continues to manage the daily operations, acquisitions and dispositions of these investment partnerships.

In 2006 Will opened a retail clothing store in Houston, TX which ultimately led to the formation of F.E.E.D. TX. F.E.E.D. TX is the founding and operating group of the locally owned Liberty Kitchen restaurants.

At The Lovett Center, Will has used his expertise in real estate management and design to create a building that truly feels conducive to the center’s healing mission. Will’s day to day role at The Lovett Center focuses on operational excellence to ensure that client’s seeking help at The Lovett Center are well cared for, and pleased with their experience.


Robert Hilliker and Will Davis have been friends for over 17 years. In 2014, the pair joined their expertise to create a unique, beautiful space for clinicians to build their private practices while encouraging connection, support, and continued education amongst therapists. Through this model, they aimed to offer highly specialized and integrative support to provide the best care possible for clients. Over 7,000 clients later, The Lovett Center is recognized as a distinctive environment for clients and therapists alike.

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