Robert Russo, M.A., C.A.S.

POSITION:

Alcohol/Drug/Nicotine Assistance Counselor
Coordinator of Health Promotion

DATE OF HIRE:

February, 1993

EDUCATION:

Brooklyn College, B.A. in Psychology
Wayne State University, M.A. in Social Psychology

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS:

Providing “state of the art” counseling services in alcohol/drug/nicotine abuse/dependence and other addictions.
Providing accurate, creative, and challenging health promotion; and addressing campus-community health issues.
Offering training to Rutgers-Camden students in the development of health advocacy skills, and the opportunity to use these skills to provide needed health promotion to the campus community.
Teach a seminar on “Community Health & Health Advocacy” within the Urban Studies Department.

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND:

Therapist: The Bridge Therapeutic Center – Philadelphia, PA
Therapist: Today, Inc., Newtown, PA
Therapist: SODAT, Inc., Woodbury, NJ
Psychologist: Wagner Associates, Philadelphia, PA

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES:

Certified Addictions Specialist
Certified in CPR from the American Heart Association