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Theresa Glasheen

Project Coordinator
Education

M.S., 2008, University of Georgia, Child and Family Development
B.S., 2006, University of Georgia, Education

Biography

Theresa Glasheen is a Project Coordinator in the National SafeCare Training and Research Center (NSTRC), which is housed in the Center for Healthy Development in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University (GSU), where she coordinates the implementation of SafeCare in Georgia.

Prior to joining the staff at GSU, Theresa was a Family and Consumer Sciences and Language Arts teacher in Cherokee County, GA.  In her first year of teaching, she received the New Teacher of the Year Award and since has developed curriculum that is now used in FACS classrooms all over the state.  While at UGA, Theresa received numerous awards, presented at national conferences, and served as a board member in several professional organizations.  Her Masters thesis examined the quality of peer relationships in adolescents raised in households with same-sex parents.