Erica Heller (pronouns: she/her) identifies as queer and was born and raised in Mission, Texas, in the Rio Grande Valley. She has worked and volunteered in the nonprofit sector for more than 10 years. She graduated from Trinity University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and earned her Master of Science in Social Work from The University of Texas at Austin. She has experience working with children, teens, adults, and families. She works with clients who identify as LGBTQ+ and people who may be exploring their sexual orientation or gender identity. Other specialties include substance use, depression, anxiety, trauma, and eating disorders. Erica works as a therapist in Austin, Texas, where she lives with her spouse.