Rula Ruello, PMHNP

Rula Ruello received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland and her first Masters and Post Masters in Counseling from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, graduated with honors. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and her Masters of Science in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing degree from University of Alabama at Birmingham, graduated with honors. She completed her internship and residency at River Oaks Hospital in New Orleans in addiction, Seaside Behavioral Health with inpatient mental health, and Acadia Care in outpatient psychiatry for children and adolescents. Rula is board certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2018. Rula Ruello has experience in treating a variety of mental health disorder including addictive disorders, psychotherapy, medication management, psychiatric evaluation and treatments for children, adolescents, and adults.

Medical School

Alabama at Birmingham


River Oaks Hosptial in New Orleans, Seaside Hosptial in Metairie and Acadia Care in children and adolescents


River Oaks Hospital (Addiction), Seaside Behavioral Health Hosptial (Inpatient General Mental Heath) and Acadia Care (outpatient Children and Adolescents)

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