Ruth Tepler Roth received an MS from the Columbia University School of Social Work and an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business. She has worked in the field of marketing/sales in healthcare and as VP of Marketing/Sales at an insurance company specializing in mental health/substance abuse. She currently works as director of admissions/PR at a private elementary school. She writes regularly about awareness of mental illness in daily life, and about various aspects of loss.
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