Bruce Carruth, Ph.D.
Louisiana College, Pineville, La., Psychology
Since 1976, leader of over 600 workshops for mental health professionals throughout the US, Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and Central America on topics of psychotherapy, character (personality) structure, addictions, psychological trauma and family functioning. I have had full-time faculty appointments at Rutgers University Center of Alcohol Studies, The University of Arkansas Graduate School and The University of Arkansas College of Medical Sciences.
Author: Recent Publications and Work in Preparation
Burke, P. and Carruth, B. “Addiction and Psychological Trauma” in Counseling Survivors of Trauma: Theories, Interventions and Collaborations. Springer Press, 2012.
Carruth, Bruce (Editor), Psychological Trauma and Addiction Treatment, Haworth Press, 2006
Carruth, Bruce (Editor), Co-dependency: Issues in Treatment and Recovery (with Warner Mendenhall, Ph.D.) Haworth Press, 1989.
Managing Depressive Symptoms in Substance Abuse Clients During Early Recovery. TIP 48. US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (2008). Expert Content Director
Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment. TIP 50. US Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (2008), Expert Content Director
Clinical Supervision and the Professional Development of The Substance Abuse Counselor, TIP 52. US Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) (2008). Expert Content Director.
Addressing Behavioral Health Needs of Men. TIP 56. US Dept. of HHS, SAMHSA, CSAT (2011). Expert Content Director
Behavioral Health Services for People Who Are Homeless. TIP 55. US Dept. of HHS,SAMHSA, CSAT (2011). Expert Content Director
Using Technology-Based Therapeutic Tools in Behavioral Health Settings. TIP 60. US Dept. of HHS, SAMHSA, CSAT (2015) Expert Content Director
Editor, Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, Haworth Press (1983-1990)
Editor, Journal of Chemical Dependency Treatment, Haworth Press (1987 – 1993).
Honors and Awards:
Counselor of the Year, Arkansas, 1984
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