Gilda Ruelas, LMFT

Provider type: Marriage & Family Therapist

NPI Number: 1912039124

Spoken languages: Spanish , English

Serving: 65+, 18 to 64

About Gilda Ruelas, LMFT

Gilda Ruelas is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California who has been practicing since 2015. She obtained her Master’s degree in Psychology/Marriage and Family Therapy from Antioch University Los Angeles. Gilda offers a wealth of knowledge and experience working in several different mental health settings caring for individuals of all ages, including adolescents, and adults. She currently works in an outpatient therapy setting, including providing individual, patient-centered, behavioral health treatment. Drawing from 15+ years of professional mental health experience, Gilda works to increase patient’s self determination to enhance treatment and to help individuals better understand their mental health conditions. She specializes in Solution Focus Brief Therapy sessions, which typically focus on the present and future with focusing on the past only to the degree necessary for communicating empathy and accurate understanding of the client’s concerns. Gilda is also knowledgeable in different psychotherapeutic techniques that include, but are not limited to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Anger Management, Parent Work and Gestalt Therapy. Her areas of focus include attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), academic concerns, depression, anxiety, acute stress, emotional intelligence, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), mood disorders, and workplace mental health issues. Outside of work, Gilda enjoys spending time with her children and pet children, dancing, and long walks alone.


  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Depression
  • PTSD (Combat Related)
  • Trauma