Office: North Hall 207
Dr. Baruth received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from New Mexico State University. Her Masters and undergraduate degrees were both received in Charlotte, NC at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Queens University respectively. She is a licensed psychologist and Health Service Provider in Psychology (HSPP) in the state of Indiana and is interested in obtaining licensure in Connecticut in the near future. Before joining the team at Post University, she was the Program Manager of a satellite office of a non-profit outpatient community mental health center in Indiana. She managed a 14 person team while directing clinical programming, outreach, supervision, and consultation in rural Greene County, Indiana. She has experience working with a wide variety of presenting issues and diagnoses with a particular interest in addictions both in outpatient and inpatient settings. Additionally, she enjoys teaching and developing distance education courses for several universities around the country since 2007 in the areas of psychology and human services.
Dr. Baruth enjoys a collaborative learning environment with the focus on personal and professional growth of students.
Dr. Baruth enjoys outdoors activities (hiking, running, etc.), reading, sightseeing, traveling, and spending time with family.
Dr. Baruth’s research interests include resilience, protective factors, addictions, multicultural issues, and positive psychology.