Dr. Ruth Baruch
Dr. Baruch is the Medical Director of the Community Mental Health Programs, at the Department of Psychiatry, Toronto East General Hospital and a lecturer at the University of Toronto.

She received her medical degree from the University of Manitoba and completed a rotating internship and residency in psychiatry at the University of Toronto. Dr. Baruch has a broad range of professional interests and clinical experience in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, adult ADHD and gender differences in psychiatric disorders. Her approach to assessment and treatment centres on optimizing and individualizing therapeutic modalities. This involves working with caregivers and a multidisciplinary team and choosing the appropriate treatment for patients based on clinical experience, the latest research, and practice guidelines.
Her interest in the professional community extends to educating fellow psychiatrists, family physicians and allied health care professionals.

Blog Entries by Dr. Ruth Baruch

Caregivers for the Schizophrenic Need More Help

(0) Comments | Posted November 12, 2012 | 12:49 PM

The holiday season is fast on our heels and aside from the hustle and bustle of decorating, shopping and cooking, it's the time of year we hope to spend catching up with the people we care about the most. But, for those who are caring for a family member or...

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