Therapist in Gainesville, Virginia Ruth Young, Therapist

License: LCSW

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 6-65+

Appointments: In-office only. Telehealth not available

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Gainesville, Virginia Ruth Ritchie Young, LCSW

Ruth Ritchie Young, LCSW

Ruth Ritchie Young is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, who has been practicing for the past 30 years in the therapeutic profession. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Masters in Social Work.

Ruth’s approach to your mental wellness is individualized to include several evidenced based approaches. Her main areas of focus include CBT, DBT, Insight, family systems and EMDR.

In her spare time, she is an avid reader, enjoys kayaking around NOVA waterways, and spending time with family. She is an active member of NASW and participates in furthering her professional expertise attending learning opportunities


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Johns Hopkins Healthcare (JHHC)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Parenting Skills


  • First Responders
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Ruth Young. You can also call 571-918-9239 to have someone assist you.

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