Olivia recently graduated with a BA from Pitzer College. She majored in Psychology and minored in Spanish. She has been interested in the field of psychology from a young age and worked for a teen crisis hotline during high school. During her undergraduate program, Olivia gained experience working with different psychological populations through her time leading creative writing and poetry workshops for incarcerated adolescents in a secure juvenile detention center and providing milieu therapy in an inpatient psychiatric hospital. She also studied abroad in Ecuador and during her time there she worked alongside an Educational Psychologist who provided evaluations and resources for children and adolescents with learning difficulties in an outpatient community medical and psychological clinic. Olivia hopes to become a clinical therapist and plans to continue her education in a Masters program for Marriage and Family Therapy. Some of Olivia’s other interests include writing, singing, and fitness.

Olivia’s creative healing: writing, singing, and fitness.