Kelly N. Graves

TitleAssociate Professor




OfficeProctor Hall
Room: 370

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Kelly N. Graves


Ph D: Psychology, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2006

MA: Psychology, Wake Forest University, 2001

BS: Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1999

Research Interests

Risk and resiliency among children exposed to violence and building trauma-informed systems of care

Recent Publications

Graves, Kelly  Amanda, Ward  (2017).  Contributing Factors to Sexual Health Among a Diverse Sample of Emerging Adult Women: Implications for Counseling..   Vistas.

Graves, Kelly  Trauma-Informed Care for Victims.  Handbook of Interpersonal Violence Across the Lifespan 

Graves, Kelly  The Greensboro Child Response Initiative: A Trauma-Informed, Mental Health-Law Enforcement Model For Children Exposed to Violence. 

Graves, Kelly  Trauma among vulnerable populations and implications for forensic interviewing and court proceedings.   Psychology and the Law.

Graves, Kelly  Courtney, Thompson  Child Trauma and the Law: Implications for the Courtroom.   Psychological Injury and the Law.

Graves, Kelly  Brenden, Hargett  Effects of historical and cultural trauma in African American males: Implications for counselors..   Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development.