Ruth Markowitz has been in private practice since 1985. She has worked with individuals, couples and with groups. She works with people of all orientations over the age of 18. She has lead many workshops in a variety of areas. They include workshops on sexual healing from abuse, sexuality and the formerly married, sexuality and aging and women's sexuality. She has also lead fear of flying weekend seminars and has flown with over 1000 fearful flyers. She currently conducts the Spouse Loss Groups at Our Lady of Peace Hospice as a volunteer and is doing Women, Aging and Friendship workshops in her private practice. She is said to be direct, creative and warm.
A seminar series exploring the intersection between aging and friendship for women 55 and over. Various learning modalities including experiential exercises, poetry, mindfulness and group discussions will be used. Formats include monthly, weekly and bi-weekly sessions. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
This program includes 3 individual counseling/educational sessions. This is followed by a group session with an experienced pilot. Together you, Ruth and other fearful flyers can have all your technical questions answered.
This seminar series is for people who have ended a long-term relationship (as you define that) through divorce or death. Using various learning modalities, we will explore sexuality, intimacy, grief and future planning. All orientations welcome.
Areas of Practice: anxiety reduction, fear of flying, depression, relationship issues, sexual repercussions of abuse, post traumatic stress, sex therapy, grief and end of life.