Ruth D. Gordon, MA, MSW, LICSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Naples
I am a psychotherapist with over 30 years experience. My work has been with all age groups. I believe there is joy to be found in every stage of life & have been successful in motivating families and individuals to improve their outlook and find hope. I believe people can change in a positive way. I look for strengths and possibilities and encourage clients to believe in their chances for success that is meaningful to them.
My work is individualized to the client.I bring a relaxed yet informed setting to my clients. Special certification in Cognitive Behavioral and Marriage & Family therapy. Action-oriented, client-centered,treatment with results. Creativity based on experience.
Humor and hope are two of my hallmarks. I help my clients understand their situation and focus on what is most important to him/her.Am available to my clients by telephone at all hours and am willing to extend sessions as appropriate.Telephone consultation available. Free newsletter at
Call or Email Ruth D. Gordon for a free phone consultation now - (239) 935-5212


  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: Boston University School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1990
  • License No. and State: SW6595 Florida


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes


  • Relationship Issues
  • Addiction
  • Divorce


  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Borderline Personality
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 17 Feb 2017
Ruth D. Gordon, MA, MSW, LICSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Naples

Ruth D. Gordon

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LICSW