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Jessica Ruiz MA, LCMHC, NCC

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Jessica Ruiz holds a Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages, Concentration in Spanish from Longwood University. She worked as a medical education coordinator for 14 years in Washington, DC and Charlotte, NC. During this experience, Jessica became inspired to pursue a new career as a mental health counselor. She furthered her education by attending Antioch University New England obtaining a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and graduated in May 2020. Jessica is a licensed clinical mental health counselor in North Carolina and a National Certified Counselor. Jessica has experience in community mental health and worked with the underserved in the Charlotte Metro Area for 3 years. Jessica is proud to be a Spanish-speaking counselor and feels that multicultural considerations are a part of the therapeutic process. Jessica utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Positive Psychology along with other therapies or techniques that are evidence-based in order to assist her clients in their mental health journey. Jessica's interests include trauma, grief, LGBTQQIP2SAA and social justice advocacy.




LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise




LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)


Veterans' issues

Women's issues

In-Network Insurance


Alliance Health

AmeriHealth Caritas

Partners Behavioral Health


Adults (25-65)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)


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Antioch College

Online Therapy

Office at 10620 Park Rd, Charlotte, NC

Frequently Asked Questions About Jessica Ruiz, MA, LCMHC, NCC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Jessica Ruiz, MA, LCMHC, NCC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Jessica Ruiz accepting new clients?

Yes, Jessica Ruiz is accepting new clients for online therapy in North Carolina and in-person appointments at 10620 Park Rd, Suite 208, Charlotte, NC, 28210.

Does Jessica Ruiz accept insurance?

Yes, Jessica Ruiz accepts insurance, including Aetna, Alliance Health, AmeriHealth Caritas and Partners Behavioral Health.

Does Jessica Ruiz offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Jessica Ruiz offers in-person appointments at 10620 Park Rd, Suite 208, Charlotte, NC, 28210.

Does Jessica Ruiz offer online therapy?

Yes, Jessica Ruiz offers online therapy via video sessions to people in North Carolina.

How quickly can I see Jessica Ruiz?

Jessica Ruiz typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Jessica Ruiz speak?

Jessica Ruiz conducts therapy sessions in English and Spanish.

Can I book an appointment with Jessica Ruiz online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Jessica Ruiz online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.