Holly Parker is a lecturer on psychology at Harvard University and a clinical psychology postdoctoral resident in psychology at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital. In this role, she provides individual and group psychotherapy, and is engaged in various program development and evaluation projects to improve service for veterans. Parker received her doctorate in experimental psychopathology from Harvard University, where she engaged in research on topics ranging from anxiety disorders to coping and resilience after traumatic loss. She served as a member of the Hurricane Katrina Advisory Group following her graduate work. Driven to help others through clinical work as well as research, Parker respecialized in clinical psychology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.