Ruth is a highly skilled Clinical Psychotherapist that has been providing counseling for 30+ years, offering clientele the opportunity to be helped by a therapist who has broad and substantial training and experience. In addition, Ruth’s warm style and her genuine approach allow clients to feel at ease no matter how seemingly uncomfortable the therapeutic topic may be.
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Ruth provides counseling for couples, individuals, and families. Ruth has a particular expertise in providing couples counseling including those in need of sexual/intimacy based therapy, individual counseling for adults in need of supportive understanding, guidance, and personal growth, and family counseling including parenting education/counseling as well as attending to the behavioral/emotional issues that require therapeutic intervention for children.
Ruth’s specialties include:
Relationship/Couple/Marriage Issues (e.g., Intimacy, Communication)
Chronic Pain or Illness
Trauma and PTSD
Ruth’s approach is to utilize cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), solution focused therapy, strength based treatment, and family systems theory.
Ruth holds her Masters of Applied Science in Counseling Psychology and she is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Ruth is a Fellow of the American Psychotherapy Association, a Clinical Member of The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, and holds a CBT Certification.