As Sadler’s Behavioral Health Specialist, Kristen Ruis focuses on depression, anxiety, relationship issues, grief/loss, tobacco cessation, substance use and parenting.
Ruis has been practicing for almost 25 years. Before joining Sadler’s team, she worked in family preservation, Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS), private practice and was a contracted Employee Assistance Program counselor.
She received her Bachelor of Social Work from St. Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania, and Master of Social Work from Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Outside of Sadler, she enjoys hiking, cooking and baking, traveling, theater, music, and spending time with her family.