Ruth Olmer, PsyD.
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.
Neuropsychological screening, Group treatments, Anxiety, Trauma and Wellness
Trying new foods,
Playing with my dog,
Outside activities (i.e. walking, kayaking, gardening)