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Russell Walsh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts

239 Rockwell Hall
Phone: 412.396.5067


Ph.D., Psychology, University of New Mexico, 1993
M.A., Psychology, University of New Mexico, 1989
B.A., Psychology, Long Island University, 1985

Russ Walsh is the current Director of Clinical Training and former chairperson of the Psychology Department. His scholarly interests include research epistemology and methodology, reflexivity, and the role of values in psychotherapy and research.


Dr. Walsh is a licensed clinical psychologist with a humanistic-existential orientation. He teaches, supervises, and practices individual psychotherapy with adolescents and adults, as well as counseling with couples and families. He also serves as psychologist on the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons.

Recent Publications

Walsh, R. & Koelsch, L.E. (2012). Building across fault lines in qualitative research. The Humanistic Psychologist, 40(4), 380-390.

Walsh, R. (2012). Mindfulness and empathy: A hermeneutic circle. In Bien & Hick (Eds.), Mindfulness and the Therapeutic Relationship. Guilford Press.

Walsh, R. (2012). On evidence and argument in phenomenological research. The Indo-Pacific Journal of Phenomenology.