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Psychotherapist , clinical social worker

Ruth Anne Helpert-Nunez, American clinical social worker, psychotherapist. License clin.social worker; licensed marriage and family therapist, Texas.


Helpert-Nunez, Ruth Anne was born on January 7, 1956 in Rosebud, Texas, United States. Daughter of Otto Henry and Lorene Margaret (Hoelscher) Helpert.


Bachelor of Science with high honors in Social Work, University Texas, Austin, 1978. Master of Science in Social Work, University Texas, Austin, 1981.


Student intern Child Protective Services Texas Department Human Services, Austin, 1978, child protective services specialist Killeen and Belton, 1979-1980. Graduate student intern Austin Child Guidance Center, 1981. Caseworker Heart of Texas Region Mental Health Mental Retardation, Waco, Texas, 1981-1983.

Child protective services specialist Texas Department Human Services, Austin, 1983-1984. Caseworker DayGlo Family Treatment program Austin-Travis County Mental Health Mental Retardation Center, 1984-1988. Therapist, clinical social worker Anthony W. Arden, Doctor of Philosophy & Associates, Bryan, Texas, 1989-1990, Thomas Edwards, Doctor of Philosophy., Professional Corporation, Bryan, 1990-1995.

Therapist/clinical social worker Brazos Valley Community Action Agency-Family Health Superior vena cava syndrome: Psychology Services, 1996-1998. Contract services provider, since 1998. Therapist. clinical social worker Los Hermanos Ranch, 1998-1999.

Private practice psychotherapy, since 1999. Clinical volunteer Scotty's House Child Advocacy Center, since 1992. Field instructor University Houston Graduate School Social Work, 1995-1996.


  • License clin.social worker. Licensed marriage and family therapist, Texas.


Board directors Toy Library., College Station, Texas, 1989. Member speakers bureau Child Advocacy Resource and Education Coalition, 1989-1992, vice president, 1991. Member of National Association of Social Workers (diplomate in clinical social work, qualified clinical social worker, chairman Brazos Valley unit 1990-1994, board directors Texas chapter 1990-1994, executive committee 1993-1994, chairman professional standards committee 1993-1994, Lifetime Achievement award Brazos Valley unit 1999), Academy Certified Social Workers, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Theta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Handbuilding pottery, gardening, renaissance music, playing recorder.


Married J.W. Will Nunez.

Otto Henry Helpert

Lorene Margaret (Hoelscher) Helpert

J.W. Will Nunez.