Bruce Carruth, Ph.D.
I am retiring from my psychotherapy practice and am not taking new patients. If you would like to contact me via email or text and tell me a bit about what you are looking for, I will be happy to recommend qualified and experienced therapists in San Miguel who might be able to help.
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.
M anaging 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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