Connor is a trans man who has dedicated himself to increasing understanding of the transgender community. He holds a masters degree in clinical psychology and is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Connecticut. Connor’s research focuses on the mental health and wellbeing of transgender individuals, particularly transgender youth. He hopes to use his research as a driver for social change. As a therapist, Connor specializes in working with transgender clients, with a special interest in transgender children and adolescents.
In addition to research and clinical work, Connor facilitates transgender competency trainings. Connor has a passion for teaching that he brings into all of the training he facilitates. Utilizing the skills learned as a scientist, Connor translates up to date research and data into an approachable and easily understood format, regardless of his audience. Connor has a bright, warm, and charismatic presentation style and incorporates his own personal experiences with scientific research in an engaging and entertaining way