Tameka O. Grimes

Tameka Grimes

Tameka O. Grimes

Assistant Professor


1750 Kraft Dr.
Suite 2000, M/C 0302
Blacksburg, VA 24060




Department Membership

School of Education


  • School counseling
  • School counseling in rural communities
  • Counselor professional identity

Professional Activities

  • American Counseling Association
  • National Rural Education Association
  • Association of Counselor Education & Supervision
  • American Educational Research Association


  • Ph.D., The University of Georgia
  • M.A., Wake Forest University
  • B.A., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Research Interests

    Awards and Honors

    Association of Counselor Education and Supervision Research Grant, Sept 2017

    The University of Georgia’s J.W. Fanning Graduate Fellowship, Aug 2017, Aug 2016

    National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellow, Aug 2015

    Selected Publications

    Book Chapter

    Ziomek-Daigle, J., & Oliphant, T. "Strategies, approaches, and evidence-based practices in counseling children and adolescents." Counseling children and adolescents: Working in schools and clinical mental health settings. Routledge, 2017.