Ruby is a licensed graduate professional counselor with a master’s degree in school counseling from the Johns Hopkins University. Prior to joining Healthy Foundations Group, she worked as a school counselor in both public and private high school settings.
Ruby believes a strong therapeutic relationship is the foundation for individual growth. She uses a client- centered approach, providing unconditional positive regard, empathy, and authenticity to build a meaningful connection with clients. From here, she collaborates with clients to identify and achieve treatment goals. Ruby takes a holistic approach to therapy, integrating cognitive, behavioral, and humanistic techniques.
Ruby believes self-exploration is a lifelong process and enjoys accompanying clients on their journeys. She has experience working with clients dealing with depression, anxiety, social skills and self-esteem deficits, issues related to sexuality and identity, and crisis management.