Amy is the Clinical Director of Worcester ACTs (Addresses Childhood Trauma) and a Lead Consultant for the Collaborative for Youth and Community Justice at Clark University. She has a Master’s in Clinical Social Work from Boston University and has worked in a variety of social service agencies, including the Department of Mental Health.  
For 17 years she taught Mental Health and Community Health, among other courses, at several area colleges including Worcester State University. She currently consults to the Department of Public Health, and to LIFT, a program assisting prostituted women exiting “the life” and serves as Chair for the Worcester County Commission on the Status of Women.