Lisa Carruthers, Psy.D.
Director of Counseling and Student Support
B.A., Social Work, Psychology, Olivet Nazarene University
Lisa Carruthers joined Westridge in 2018 as director of counseling & student support. During her more than 20-year career Lisa has worked in clinical settings ranging from schools and hospitals to hospice facilities and foster care agencies. She comes to Westridge from Pacific Clinics Arroyo, a local community mental health agency, and she has maintained a private practice in Pasadena since 2006. Lisa holds doctorate and master’s degrees in Clinical Psychology from the Rosemead School of Psychology at Biola University, two master’s degrees from the Fuller Theological Seminary, and a bachelor’s degree from Olivet Nazarene University.