Therapist Profile

Janice R. Ruchlis, M.S.
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445 Bellevue, Suite 104 Oakland, CA 94610-4923
(510) 644-4205
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Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
As a veteran therapist, I have been blessed with opportunities to meet people of all ages, racial and socio-economic positions. I have learned that life throws us all many curves that can be challenging and that it helps to have a trusted ear and heart to listen and help to deepen one's thoughts and actions. My training is eclectic including sandtray and art therapy, gestalt, psychodynamic and spiritual journey work. My areas of expertise range from childwork, infertility, couples and family dynamics, sexual abuse, divorce, substance abuse, parenting and grief. I like to work with all paradigms, individuals, couples/families, and groups. My office is conveniently located near the Grand Ave. exit off 580 and near the Lake Merritt BART station as well as many buses on Grand Ave. I look forward to hearing from you whenever the time feels right to make the call. Jan Ruchlis-(510) 644-4205.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Psychotherapy Infertility Support Group Children's Divorce Support Group Family and Couples Therapy
Credit Cards Accepted
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


M.A., Health Science, San Francisco State University, 1980 M.A., Clinical Psychology, John F. Kennedy University, 1987

Area of Specialty

CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Eating Disorders
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Play Therapy
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Step/Blended Families
Sand Tray Therapy
Women's Issues


Theoretical Orientation
Family Systems
Object Relations
CAMFT Certified Supervisor
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)


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