Entries by Dr. Andrew Sodergren

Ruah Woods Annual Banquet

We are elated to announce that our Annual Banquet is back and in person this fall. When:Thursday, September 16, 20216:00 pm Social / 7:00 pm Dinner and Program Where:Xavier UniversitySchiff Conference and Banquet Center1624 Herald Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45207 This year, our theme is, “REVEALED: God’s Plan for the Human Person.” We chose this theme because […]

RWPS Expands Northward

You spoke, and we listened.  For 10 years, Ruah Woods Psychological Services has served the greater Cincinnati-area, providing high quality psychological services deeply informed by our Catholic faith.  Almost from the start, calls have come in from individuals and families residing in the northern parts of our archdiocese such as Sidney, Dayton, Springfield, and so […]

Meet Our Newest Provider, Alex Wallace

Meet Alex Wallace Starting in July 2021, Alex Wallace becomes the newest addition to Ruah Woods Psychological Services team of Catholic mental health providers.  He will serve the northern half of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati by establishing a satellite office at the Transfiguration Center for Spiritual Renewal outside of Dayton.  Alex recently took some time […]

Communion in Quarantine

Masks.  Social distancing.  Cancelling events.  Virtual meetings.  Dispensations from Mass.  Quarantining.  These are some of the isolating, unprecedented hallmarks of 2020.  Those in authority justify these measures as short-term strategies to slow the spread of COVID-19.  Whatever their short-term benefit, many people are understandably concerned about the long-term impact of these drastic actions on individuals, […]

Happy Birthday Papa

This May 18th is the 100th anniversary of the birth of our beloved Pope St. John Paul II.  Typically, only people who have had a truly historic impact have their birthdays celebrated long after they are deceased.  John Paul II was one such historic person.  I would like to reflect briefly on some of the […]