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Ron Comer

Ronald Comer


Associate Professor, Department Chair

Behavioral Health Counseling Department

267.359.5569 P
267.359.5579 F
1601 Cherry Street, Room 792

Dr. Comer has served in a variety of professional positions, including director of adult psychiatric outpatient, residential, and partial hospitalization programs, and children's partial hospitalization and family outpatient services.

Prior to his appointment with the College of Nursing and Health Professions, Dr. Comer was for eight years a full-time faculty member in the University's Medical School Department of Psychiatry, where he developed and taught a variety of continuing education courses delivered to interdisciplinary mental health care professionals throughout Pennsylvania. 


He specializes in social work.

Research Interests:

Pre-professional and professional workforce development, and behavioral health care policy advocacy, particularly at the service delivery level.