Laura Barbour

Laura Barbour

Assistant Professor with Term

Dr. Laura Barbour is an Assistant Professor in the School Counseling Program at Lewis and Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling. Dr. Barbour brings a wide range of educational and counseling experience to the classroom as a professional school counselor and special education teacher. She received her PhD in Counseling from Oregon State University and her licensure training in School Counseling from Lewis and Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling. Laura served on the Oregon School Counselor Association Governing Board as President-Elect, President, and Past-President from 2017-2020. Dr. Barbour’s professional and research interests include compassion fatigue, compassion satisfaction, self-care, and self-compassion in school counselors.

Academic Credentials

PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision, Oregon State University College of Education, Corvallis, OR

MA, Education and Human Development, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

BA, English, Hollins University, Roanoke, Virginia