| Residency | Employment
Central Washington Family Medicine (509) 452-4520
Ellensburg (509) 962-1414 | Ellensburg Dental (509) 933-2400
Naches (509) 653-2235 | Yakima Pediatrics (509) 575-0114
Highland (509) 673-0044 | Corporate (509) 494-6700

Ruth Olmer, PsyD.

Posted on March 14, 2017 in BH Supervisor, Providers Naches, Purple Team


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


Trauma and Wellness


Personal Interests/Hobbies:

Trying new foods

Playing with my dog


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


Ruth Olmer, PsyD.