Latifat Cabirou

Assistant Professor

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Office: 2060 Haley

Units: Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation, and Counseling

Campus Mail: 2084 Haley


Phone: (334) 844-7617

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Academic Area

Counseling Psychology


PhD in Counseling Psychology, 2019, Loyola University Chicago

MA in Clinical Psychology, 2014, Benedictine University

BS Liberal Arts & Sciences in Psychology, 2010, University of Illinois

Professional Experience

2021 - present

Assistant Professor, Auburn University

2020 - 2021

Visiting Assistant Professor, Auburn University

Research Interests

Dr. Cabirou’s research interests centers on the cultural experiences of immigrants, and racial/ethnic/cultural minorities and their mental health correlates. Current projects focus on:

  • Acculturation processes
  • Racial and ethnic identity development
  • Socialization practices
  • Mental health attitudes and literacy


  Immigrant Racial, Identity, and Socialization Experiences Lab