Natalie Faye Spencer

TitleAssistant Professor




OfficeProctor Hall
Room: 329

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Natalie Faye Spencer


Ph D: Counseling and Education, North Carolina State University , 2012

MED: School Education , The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004

BA: English, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2003

Research Interests

School Counseling, Grief and Loss, Gifted Education, Gifted African American Students, Group work

Recent Publications

Brown,  LaVera  Dari,  Tahani  Spencer,  Natalie  ( 2018).  The Effects of Trauma on Childhood Mental Health: An Ecological Approach to Caring for School Counselors Serving in High-Poverty Elementary Schools .    Creating Caring and Supporting Educational Environments for Meaningful Learning.

Spencer,  Natalie  ( 2018).  Mindful Practices for Helping Troubled Teens .    Youthlight, Inc.

Dowden,  Angel  Ethridge,  Glacia  Spencer,  Natalie  Boston,  Quintin  A Phenomenological Analysis of the Impact Teen Pregnancy has on Education Attainment: Implications for School Counselors.    The Journal of School Counseling.

Boston,  Quintin  Ricks,  Robert  Ethridge,  Glacia  Dunlap,  Paige  Spencer,  Natalie  Taliaferro,  Alisa  Counseling Internship Students’ Self-reported Multicultural Counseling Competencies. Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling..    Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling.