Katherine Feather, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Counseling Core Faculty
Katherine Feather received her Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision from the University of South Carolina and her M.A. in community counseling from the University of Akron. As a counselor educator, she is committed to enhancing multicultural and social justice counseling competencies, promoting leadership development, as well as helping students become reflective, skilled practitioners. In addition, she actively integrates clinical and supervision experiences as a clinical professional counselor into the classroom. She has an extensive clinical background working with persons with disabilities; specifically, working with children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families, as well as counseling individuals adjusting to their visual disability. Her scholarly and research interests include establishing ASD counseling competencies for the counseling profession, school-to-career transition of students with disabilities, and psychosocial adjustment and family adaptation to a disability.