Ellen M. Rugg, M. Psych., LICSW

4511 Densmore Avenue North, Suite B
Seattle, WA 98103

Interactive psychotherapy through a feminist lens.

Web site: Under construction
Email to: rugger130@juno.com


Education: MA (Psychology), MSW, CSW, Doctoral Studies
Washington State Licensed: LICSW
Work with: Individuals, Couples, and Groups.

Years in practice: 19 years post-graduate experience.
$110 per fifty minute session.
$45 per ninety-minute group session.

Emphasis on exploring family-of-origin patterns and their impact on current life. Provides a safe supportive space to explore past achievements and to crystallize future personal and professional goals.

Offers, twice yearly, "The Women's Healing Circle" a group for women who've experienced sexual abuse.


I work collaboratively with my clients to explore how the past has influenced the present. With this knowledge, we come up with a plan together to improve the future.

I provide a safe, supportive space to encourage healing, change and growth. I'll ask you questions to help you on your journey, and provide feedback along the way.


Abuse (Physical / Emotional / Sexual)
Adult adoptees
Career Counseling
Clinical Supervision
Co-Dependency / Adult Children / ACOA
Communication Skills
Couples Therapy
Crime Victims
Death & Dying
Domestic Violence (DV)
Eating Problems
Family of Origin Issues
Feminist / Women's Issues
Gay, Lesbian & Bisexual issues
Grief & Loss

Intimacy Issues
Life Transitions
Panic Attacks
Partners of Incest / Trauma Survivors
Personal Motivation / Goal Setting
Psychological Evaluations
Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome
Rape / Assault / Violence Issues
Recovery Issues
Relationship Issues
Relationship Loss
Religious Abuse
Ritual Abuse
Self Esteem/Self Confidence
Single Adult Issues

Third Party Payers

Premera, Uniform Medical Plan

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