Allison R. Ross, PhD, LCSW, is the Deputy Clinical Director at Sanctuary for Families, an organization that provides comprehensive services to adults and children survivors of domestic violence, sex trafficking and other forms of gender violence. Her area of interest includes: intimate partner/domestic violence and its impact on women and children; along with developing social interventions and prevention programs to benefit survivors of domestic violence.
Dr. Ross earned her MSW degree from Columbia University School of Social Work, and a doctorate degree (PhD) from Fordham University Graduate School of Social Services. She is an Adjunct Professor at Columbia University and New York University, Schools of Social Work. She also serves as a Field Instructor, in which role she provides clinical instructions and supervision to MSW, MHC, and undergraduate interns as they complete their varying degrees.