James (Jim) Vought has a Master’s Degree in Psychology. He has been working at a counseling center in southeast Massachusetts, and helping children with emotional problems through the process of Wraparound to stay on track and obtain their goals. He has worked providing mental health services to children, adults, and families for more than 30 years. He has taught psychology courses at the local community college. He and Jo-Ellen, his wife, have become therapy dog handlers.