Staff

Director, Accessibility and Mental Health Services

University of Rio Grande
PO Box 500
Rio Grande, Ohio 45674
Voice: 740-245-7439
Fax: 740-245-7341
Email: cruggles@rio.edu

Courtney earned a Doctorate in Social Work from Capella University, a Masters in Social Work from University of Kentucky, and a Bachelors in Sociology from Shawnee State University.  Courtney comes to Rio with over eight (8) years of experience in Social Work including working as a Care Coordinator at Shawnee Family Health Center, an Adjunct Instructor at Shawnee State University, and most recently as Lead Medical Social Worker at Heartland Hospice in Lucasville OH. She is currently a Certified Financial Social Worker and Licensed Social Worker in the state of Ohio. 

As Director of Accessibility and Mental Health Services, Courtney will oversee the administration and coordination of accessibility services to ensure that students disclosing disabilities are provided reasonable programmatic accommodations as well as physical access to all programs at Rio. She will also be responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of comprehensive mental health care program services and activities designed to facilitate the physical and emotional well-being of Rio students.