Ph.D., M.S., M.A., The University of Akron; B.A., Cleveland State University

Research Interests

Couples and families; LGBT populations; families impacted by substance abuse, chronic illness, and grief and loss


Dr. Russo is a school-based mental health therapist and co-owner of a private practice in Akron, Ohio, since 2007. She is a contributing faculty member in Walden’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.