Supervised by Nancy Derrick
B.A., International Relations, Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK
M.A., Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Colorado Christian University, Lakewood, CO (in
Ruth has a heart for partnering with others on the road to healing, recovery, and freedom.
After graduation with a degree in International Relations from ORU, her passion for policy reform led her to serve in a variety of arenas, including volunteerism in the US and overseas. With a desire to make an even greater impact while serving those in need, Ruth is pursuing LPC and CSAT certifications. Ruth has witnessed the life-changing, positive influence of being in community versus isolation. Ruth is committed to cultural sensitivity and believes in the healing power of life-giving relationships. She enjoys working on issues including: women’s issues, addiction, family, life transitions/stressors, self-esteem, and identity.
In times of rest, Ruth enjoys travel, cooking, quality time with her husband and children, listening to jazz, and learning something new from a good book.