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Richard Ross, S.J.

Assistant Professor of the Practice


Richard Ross, S.J., is an assistant professor of the practice at the Connell School of Nursing. His current research interests are the significance of empathy for improving patient centered outcomes and reducing burnout among health care providers.

Selected Publications

  • Madeya, S. A., Ross, R. E., Leone-Sheehan, D., & Fawcett, J. (2015). Spiritual healing in the aftermath of childhood maltreatment: Translating men's lived experiences utilizing nursing conceptual models and theory. Advances in Nursing Science, 38(3), 162–174. doi:10.1097/ANS.0000000000000075
  • Willis, D. G., LaCoursiere Zucchero, T. L., DeSanto-Madeya, S. A., Ross, R. E., Leone, D., Kaubris, S., ... Easton, S. D. (2014). Dwelling in suffering: Barriers to men's healing from childhood maltreatment. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 35(8) 569-579. doi:10.3109/01612840.2013.856972