Ryan Ruud, LCSW

Ryan Ruud, LCSW

Counseling  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
Ryan Ruud, LCSW is a counselor in St George, UT and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Utah in 2014 and specializes in counseling, inpatient mental health counseling, and more.Read his story

1240 E 100 S Ste 7

St George, UT 84790

Contact Information

(801) 872-3489

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicaid of Utah
  • Medicare
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah

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Ryan Ruud's bio

This content was provided by Ryan Ruud "Originally from Cedar City. Ryan loves the outdoors. He likes hiking, camping, spending time with his family and sports. Ryan is married with one son and one on the way. He also works for Washington County School District as a LCSW and BCBA. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Ryan Ruud "Ryan has 10 years experience working with at-risk youth and young adults in several residential and outpatient settings. Ryan's approach is unique in that his training and experience targets the issue(s) from a behavioral, emotional and psychological framework. His approach is geared toward utilization of the outdoors (adventure and experiential based treatment) to cope with anxiety and depression. He also uses solution focused and reality therapy treatment methods."

13  Specialties

  • Counseling
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Psychology
  • Behavior Analysis
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Developmental Disabilities Psychology
  • Individual Counseling
  • Inpatient Mental Health Counseling
  • Men's Health Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Relationship Counseling
  • School Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Ryan Ruud does not have any board certifications listed.

21  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy
  • Behavior Management
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Stress Management

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Southern Utah University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2011
  • University Of Utah
    Medical School | Graduated 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Ryan Ruud has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Ryan Ruud has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ryan Ruud's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Ryan Ruud to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Ryan Ruud's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Ryan Ruud Says:

Thank you so much for your feedback. I've appreciate being a part of your journey and see a bright future for each and every one of you. 


Patient Comments (5)

Ryan has been great for my son. My son struggled in school and had a hard time being assertive. There has been a huge improvement since Ryan has worked with him. Ryan has been loyal and committed to my son showing that he cares. He took my son on many hikes, and uses adventure activities. Ryan...more
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Ryann Is a great therapist I have been going out every week and having a good time but that's just a plus Ryan does a phenomenal job and allows me to come home and do things that I previously had given up on or helped me through certain thoughts and made them healthier ones I had someone before...more
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He has been very helpful to my son. Ryan and all the Utah Behavior crew sees the strengths and positives of those they work with and build upon it. The groups have been very beneficial and enjoyable to my son. His positive approach and effective strategies have been exactly what my son needed. He...more
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Ryan has been very patient and very tolerant and kind with working with my son Adam. He has been a close friend and a true brother beyond his role of counseling. My only regret is we have to move down south to Arizona and we're going to miss him deeply. Ryan has helped me understand the process of...more
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Ryan is very personable. He genuinely cares about my families needs. He helped my son deal with behavioral issues he was having at school and home. I've seen a complete 180. He continues to work with him on his behavioral issues and created a behavior plan that continues to support my son and I in...more
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