"To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do." - Kahlil Gibran
 

Mental Health Counseling from a Skilled Psychotherapist

 
Your desire for a healthier mind and more meaningful relationships are possible to achieve with help from Patricia A. Ruddy, M.Ed., MFT. Ms. Ruddy uses different modalities to provide effective individual, couple and family therapy.
 
 
 
 
At this point, you may be wondering if mental health counseling is right for you. We provide answers to your frequently asked questions so that you can make an informed decision about whether to undergo psychotherapy.
 
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Welcome

Hello and thank you for visiting my website. I want to congratulate you in taking the first step in taking this challenge in seeking psychotherapy. At times, life can be filled with stress, conflicts and demands. Sometimes we stay stuck or get too comfortable. It could be easy to ignore or procrastinate but by taking the first step you are opening the door for increased insight and personal growth. It is a great opportunity to address those concerns, feelings and fears and to take this challenge of receiving psychotherapy. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you with this journey.
 

Learn about Patricia A. Ruddy, M.Ed., MFT

Achieve better mental health with counseling from a skilled Individual, Couple and Family psychotherapist in Westlake Village, California. Patricia A. Ruddy, M.Ed., MFT has more than 30 years of experience and has been practicing in California since 2005. She helps both young and old recognize their problem and work to overcome it. Ms. Ruddy is a member of the American Association For Marriage and Family Therapy, the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and Ventura County Chapter, Board of Directors. Memberships in these organizations attest to her dedication to her profession and her clients. Positions Ms. Ruddy held included Trauma Response Coordinator, President-Elect, President, Past-President and Hospitality Chairman.
Contact Patricia A. Ruddy, Individual, Couple and Family Therapist as you address challenges and discomforts and embark on a new journey for a path of healing and wellness.