St. John Bosco
July 17-20, 2023
Dr. Andrew Sodergren is a Catholic psychologist and director of Psychological Services for the Ruah Woods Institute, a Theology of the Body education and healing ministry based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Sodergren earned his master’s and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from Divine Mercy University’s Institute for the Psychological Sciences.
Dr. Sodergren also holds a master’s degree in theology from the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family in Washington, D.C., where he then co-taught a graduate course on psychology and neuroscience as an adjunct professor for 13 years.
He is an active member of the Catholic Psychotherapy Association and a frequent speaker for professional and lay audiences on topics involving the integration of psychology and the Catholic faith. In 2022, Dr. Sodergren contributed a chapter on the “Psychology of the Sexual Difference” to the book Sexual Identity: The Harmony of Philosophy, Science, and Revelation published by the St. Paul Center. He and his wife, Ellie, have been married 23 years and have five children.