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J. M. Erickson earned his bachelor's degree from Boston College majoring in psychology and sociology, masters degree from Simmons School of Social Work, and post-graduate certification program in psychological trauma, clinical assessment and treatment from Boston University School of Social Work. Early in his career he worked as a critical incident specialist with city police and fire fighters just outside of Boston, Massachusetts, as well as clinical staff working with clients deemed dangerous to self and others in locked settings. To date, Erickson is a certified clinical trauma specialist and certified cognitive behavioral therapist working as a senior therapist in a group practice in the Merrimack Valley, Massachusetts. He is also a senior instructor teaching psychopathology, counseling, abnormal psychology and basic neurobiology ethics at Cambridge College, and visiting lecturer at Salem State University. When he's not doing his day jobs, he writes fiction.