Mae-Lynn Germany is a recent Masters graduate of the University of Memphis Counseling program with a specialization in Clinical Mental Health. She completed her B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Anthropology and has over 10 years of research experience in disparate areas including: educational psychology, personal constructions of sexuality, linguistic analysis, grief and loss, and therapeutic process and outcome. Mae-Lynn is a National Certified Counselor with clinical experience in intensive outpatient settings for substance use and eating disorders , Memphis' crisis and suicide hotline, as well as a university counseling center. Currently her theoretical orientation leans towards integrative practice with an emphasis on humanistic and constructivist theory. Mae-Lynn's clinical experiences include intensive outreach, process groups, stress management and mindfulness sessions, as well as individual therapy for diverse populations. Her ongoing clinical research interests include LGBT coming out and transitioning, disenfranchised grief, and ambiguous/nonfinite loss.