Vanessa Ruiz, ND, RN-BSN, RYT

Head Shot of Vanessa Ruiz, ND, RN-BSN, RYTVanessa Ruiz, ND, RN-BSN, RYT, is a Naturopathic Physician and Registered Nurse. She received her doctorate in Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) in AZ and her Bachelor’s in Nursing from Stonybrook University in NY.

Vanessa utilizes natural therapies in an integrative setting to address mental health conditions at the Integrative Mental Health Center in Scottsdale, AZ. She has been featured in “Creating an Empowered Life” documentary and in the Young Revolutionary Minds Podcast for her work in mental health. She is also a national speaker, teaching healthcare professionals around the country on alternative medicine.

She has been a nurse for over 10 years in the areas of Pediatrics, Geriatrics and Global Health and founded Nurses for Natural Health, an organization dedicated to educating nurses in natural medicine, empowering nurses as healers and encouraging self-care.