Ruegg, Elizabeth

Title: Instructor, MSW Program

Department: Social Work

Phone: 352-588-7823



  • BS, Marymount College
  • MSW, Fordham University

Elizabeth is credentialed as a Clinical Traumatologist; a Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist; a Certified Addictions Professional; a Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work, and a Board Certified Clinical Supervisor. She has maintained a full-time private mental health practice in Port Richey for the past 15 years, specializing in suicide risk assessment and management, and trauma therapy. 

Community Affiliation:

  • Member of several clinical social work organizations

Teaching & Professional Interests:
Elizabeth has been an adjunct instructor in the Saint Leo MSW program since 2012. She has taught various courses in that program including: Psychopathology; Field Practicum; Advanced Clinical Practice with Individuals; Advanced Clinical Practice with Couples and Families; Advanced Clinical Practice with Older Adults; and Leadership.


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