Richard Ruth

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology
133 Old Main
Address: Old Main
[email protected]

Private practice:

Formerly held positions in community mental health clinics and in interdisciplinary research settings. Formerly on the staff of Chestnut Lodge Hospital/CPC Health.


Faculty member, supervisor, and steering committee member with the Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Program, Washington School of Psychiatry

Current Research

Cross-cultural assessment/treatment; disability; trauma; child/adolescent assessment/treatment; LGBT issues; intersection between clinical psychology and religion/spirituality.


B.A., New School for Social Research
M.A., Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University
Ph.D., Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University
Post-graduate training in psychoanalysis, neuropsychology, family therapy


Office Hours

Monday 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Tuesday 7:00 - 8:00 PM

Appointment recommended

Classes Taught

  • Psychotherapy and assessment practica
  • Cross-Cultural Clinical Psychology
  • History and Systems of Psychology
  • Ethics and Professional Issues