Alli Forti

Assistant Professor

Research and Special Interests:

Holistic wellness and quality of life; cancer survivorship; resiliency; self-compassion


  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Psychosocial Oncology, Cancer Patient Support Program/Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2012
  • Ph.D., Counseling and Counselor Education, UNC Greensboro, 2011
  • MS, Counseling, UNC Greensboro, 2007
  • BA, Psychology, Indiana University, 1999

Counseling Experience:

  • UNC, Greensboro Counseling & Testing Center
  • Cancer Patient Support Program at Wake Forest Baptist Health Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Cone Health Cancer Center
  • Family Solutions
  • Youth Focus Residential Treatment Center


I enjoy spending time with my wonderful family and friends, running and reading.