Timothy is a clinical social worker licensed in Maryland, Virginia, and DC. He currently runs a private practice in Arlington, VA focused on supporting gender expansive/transgender children and their families. Additionally, he coordinates youth mental health programs at Whitman-Walker Health, a federally qualified health center in Washington, DC. In this role, Timothy leads a team of clinicians in providing low-barrier, comprehensive outpatient mental health services for youth impacted by trauma.
As a social worker, Timothy strives to make safe, affirming spaces for all LGBTQ youth and their allies. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and a Master of Social Work from Andrews University in Michigan.
After years of working in schools, outpatient mental health facilities, and government agencies, Timothy is an expert on how systems function or fail in supporting the social-emotional needs of clients. He has spoken at local and national conferences on various topics within mental health and was awarded the 2017 Youth Champion of the Year award by the DC Center for the LGBT Community. He is committed to lifting LGBTQ youth voices and challenging providers to do better.