Nat Bricker is the CLEAR Assistant and a third-year student focusing on the LGBTQ Area of Emphasis in the Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program at Palo Alto University. They received their B.A. in Psychology from Lake Forest College in 2016. They are currently serving a second term as the President for the Psychological Association of Gender Expression and Sexuality (PAGES) at PAU. Nat’s research interests pertain to intersectional LGBTQ+ identities, with a particular focus on transgender and nonbinary identities, experiences, and mental health outcomes. Their dissertation research is focused on the intersections of gender, autistic, and nonhuman (e.g., therian, otherkin) identities. Nat has also explored these interests clinically through a practicum at the Gronowski Center’s Sexual and Gender Identities Clinic and at Adolescent Counseling Service's OUTLET program currently.