Erin holds a BA in Communications from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville and a Master of Science in Social Work from The University of Texas at Austin, and a graduate certificate in LGBT Health Policy & Practice from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Erin MacDonald, LCSW-S, has a private psychotherapy practice which specializes in the treatment of eating disorders and co-occurring diagnoses, treating individuals in the LGBTQ+ community, and providing clinical supervision. In addition, MacDonald is a Faculty Member and Consultation Provider at Queer and Trans Affirming Professionals Certificate Program. She is an active member of Central Texas Eating Disorder Specialists, and enjoys teaching and training on the topics of Health at Every Size (HAES), Eating Disorders, as well as the intersections of queerness and mental health.
Erin enjoys researching and presenting on Eating Disorders within the Queer Community; Legislation, Policy, and Advocacy regarding LGBTQ+ individuals, and mental health issues impacting the LGBTQ+ community.