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Lorraine Anderson, Ph.D., M.P.A., RN, CNE

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Adult Health and Nursing Systems


1100 East Leigh Street, Room 3029

Phone: (804) 828-5578
Email: andersonlb@vcu.edu

TEACHING:

I teach across the curriculum in the areas of psychiatry and mental health, leadership, and community health.

RESEARCH:

The current focus of my scholarship centers on resilience in African American men diagnosed with schizophrenia. Additionally, I have an interest in research in the use of simulation activities to enhance the teaching of psychosocial nursing concepts.

SERVICE:

I am an active member of the American Nurses Association, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, Undergraduate Education Council, Sigma Theta Tau International, and Southern Nursing Research Society. 

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
    Nursing
  • M.P.A. - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • M.S. - Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, TX
    Clinical Counseling
  • BSN - University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
    Nursing

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Anderson, L.B. African American males diagnosed with Schizophrenia: A phenomenological Study, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, August 2014 vol.35 no.8, 580-587.
  • Tuck, I., & Anderson, L. Forgiveness, Flourishing, and Resilience: The Influences or Expressions of Spirituality on Mental Health Recovery, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, April 2014 vol.35 no.4, 277-282.
  • Tuck, I., Baliko, B., Schubert, C. & Anderson, L. A Pilot Study of a Weekend Retreat Intervention for family Survivors of Homicide, Western Journal of Nursing Research, October, 2012 vol.34 no. 6, 766-794.

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

  • Anderson, L. African American males diagnosed with Schizophrenia: Strategies for treatment, American Psychiatric Nurses Association 27th Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX, October 9-12, 2013.
  • Anderson, L. African American males diagnosed with Schizophrenia: A phenomenological study, Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society, Little Rock, AR, February 27 - March 2, 2013 (Poster)
  • Tuck, I., Anderson, L., Baliko, B., Schubert, C. Retreat Participants Who Experienced the Homicidal Death of a Loved One: A Follow-up Study, Seventh International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 17-21, 2011.
  • Tuck, I., Baliko, B., Schubert, C. & Anderson, L.The Effect of a Healing Retreat on Holistic Measures in Family Survivors of the Homicidal Death of a Loved One. International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses, Greenville, SC, March 31 - April 4, 2009.
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