Erin Connor is a licensed Occupational Therapist, currently employed as an Associate Professor at Quinsigamond Community College in the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program. Erin holds a Masters degree from Lesley University in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, with a specialization in trauma studies. Erin has almost 20 years of experience working in the mental health field, specializing in trauma-informed work with individuals, groups, and families. She consults with local schools and agencies regarding trauma-informed learners, and has presented both at local and national conferences. Additionally, Erin run a non-profit organization in Worcester aimed at supporting queer youth and developing community resources to eliminate bias, stigma, and shame. Erin is a proud Worcester resident, and a strong advocate for equity, compassion, and community.