Mary Dever is currently a second year graduate student at Bryn Mawr College’s Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. She received her bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies with minors in Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies as well as Urban Education from the University of Pennsylvania. Mary has experience in outpatient therapy, social services for people living with disabilities, and refugee resettlement work. Mary aims to meet clients where they are to support them in achieving their goals and developing meaningful relationships along the way. She believes that everyone is an expert in themselves and aims to cultivate a gender-affirming, person-centered, strengths-based environment.