Nina Ruffin

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, DSW, LCSW-R

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Nina Ruffin

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, DSW, LCSW-R

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

1350 Buffalo Road
Suite 18
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 415-3760
Offers online therapy

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About

I am not accepting new clients at this time. I expect to accept new clients after December 1st. My practice is accepting Fidelis, MVP and Private Pay clients at this time.
I am a clinical Social Worker with 15+ years experience in mental health counseling. I hold a Doctorate degree in Social Work and a Master's Certificate in Trauma-Informed Counseling from the University at Buffalo. Using an eclectic approach that integrates CBT, solution focused therapy, person-centered therapy and DBT, I will help you live your best life.
So whether you're dealing with difficult past experiences, looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation or you're just ready to change the direction of your life, I'm here to help you live the life you really want.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $75 - $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Choice Option
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 11 Years
  • License: New York / 083890
  • School: University at Buffalo School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2022

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: University at Buffalo School of Social Work / Trauma Counseling Certificate
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
"I've worked with Nina for many years. She is very enthusiastic about helping people, she is level headed, she has good working relationships with her clients and works along side them to reach their therapeutic goals. I would definitely recommend working ..."

Nina Ruffin's Groups

Sister Circles ROC

Sister Circles ROC is an intimate space that uplifts and supports women of color as they experience self-love, growth and healing through a collective sisterhood and shared experiences. This group for women of color who are interested in growing in self-love, self-confidence and self-esteem as they heal from depression, anxiety and stress. Each circle session is limited to 7-10 participants, first come first serve. Pre-registration required. Women of color ages 18 and up are welcome! Circle sessions begin in June.

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Location

1350 Buffalo Road
Suite 18
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 415-3760
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Counties
Neighborhoods
Website
Specialties
  • Women's Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Life Transitions
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Hispanic and Latino
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Christian Counseling
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family Systems
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Nina Ruffin

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, DSW, LCSW-R