Mariana is a licensed psychologist, educator and mental health writer from Panama. She is currently a candidate for a Master's degree in Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology, and a play therapist in training. Self-proclaimed pop culture connoisseur, baking enthusiast, voracious reader and avid series binge-watcher. Mariana is a passionate advocate for children and teens, mental health, and education. Also, she has a soft spot for dark chocolate and witty puns.