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Ruth Berger, LCSW-C

Psychotherapist for individual and marriage/couples

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Call Ruth directly at 202-629-1949 ext. 10

Ruth is a Licensed Clinical therapist with 18 years’ experience and specializations in
Individual (Adult) and Couples Therapy.



Ruth sees her role as helping her clients to work collaboratively on their
issues, in an environment where they feel safe, understood, and supported.

Sensitive to the unique personalities, histories, current circumstances, and needs of her clients, Ruth’s treatment approach draws on a wide spectrum of therapeutic methodologies, including CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy), The Gottman Method, IFS (Internal Family Systems), Trauma Informed Therapy, and Attachment Therapy. Since she likes to think of the therapeutic process as a partnership, Ruth is always happy to share and explain her treatment approach with clients, and welcomes their feedback.

Ruth offers flexible scheduling that includes late evening and Sunday appointments.

In addition to her MA in Social Work, Ruth holds an MA in Remedial (Special Needs) Education and an MA in Comparative Literature.