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Ruth Olmer, PsyD.

Posted on March 14, 2017 in Behavioral Health, Providers Naches, Purple Team

olmerTraining:

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Erskine College (2009)

Master of Arts, Marriage and Family Therapy, Forest Institute of Professional Psychology (2012)

Doctorate of Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Forest Institute of Professional Psychology (2015)

 

Internship and Residency:

Otis R. Bowen Center, Community Mental Health Center, Clinical Psychology Predoctoral Intern (2014-2015)

VA Black Hills Healthcare System, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Assessment Psychologist (2015-2016)

 

Philosophy of Care:

People live and function within systems.  To understand and treat symptoms, it is important to understand the context in which each patient is functioning and help them make changes that are meaningful for them through evidence-based interventions.

 

Medical Interests:

Neuropsychological screening

Group treatments

Anxiety

Trauma and Wellness

 

Personal Interests/Hobbies:

Trying new foods

Playing with my dog

Reading

Outside activities (i.e. walking, kayaking, gardening)

 

Ruth Olmer, PsyD.