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Rebecca O. Ruid, PhD

Clinical Psychologist





111 Colchester Avenue
Main Campus, Patrick, Level 4
Burlington,  Vermont  05401


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Accepting new patients
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89 Main Street
Essex Junction,  Vermont  05452
  • Bc Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont

Biographical Information

Dr. Rebecca Ruid is a clinical child psychologist at the University of Vermont Medical Center. Dr. Ruid works with children, adolescents, and parents providing outpatient psychotherapy utilizing a primarily cognitive-behavioral approach, a form of therapy that examines how one can think and behave in a way that reduces problems. 

Dr. Ruid's current areas of clinical focus include parenting work (which can involve collaborative parenting through divorce/separation); behavioral disorders; anxiety disorders; relationship and family problems; and coping with and adjusting to chronic illness with an expertise working with children and families coping and adjusting to a diagnosis of Type I Diabetes. Dr. Ruid is particularly invested in facilitating mental health integration in primary care systems. Dr. Ruid provides clinical supervision to pre-doctoral clinical psychology students.
Dr. Ruid enjoys working with children, adolescents, and their parents and strives to create a comfortable environment in which patients feel heard, understood, and hopeful.

Learn more about pediatric psychology at the UVM Medical Center.


Clinical Interests

  • Adjustment to and Behavioral Management of Type 1 Diabetes
  • Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy
  • Mental Health Integration in Primary Care Systems
  • Parenting Training
  • Psychotherapy


Dupont Hospital For Children - Post Doctoral Fellow
Other Education
Louisiana State University - Doctor of Philosophy
Other Education
Kennedy Krieger Institute-Johns Hopkins University - Psychology
Other Education
Virginia Polytechnic and State University - Psychology


Primary Language