"I work at a faith-based organization. I lead prayer, bible study, and can speak openly with residents about faith. Our organization also offers counseling services for employees."
Theresa's Career Journey
Theresa began this position immediately upon graduating from Messiah. She has said that the Human Development and Family Science program has helped prepare her for working with the aging population, communicating with residents' families, showing empathy, and being sensitive to others' unique beliefs and needs. Some of the courses that she found most helpful for her career include Sociology of Aging, Adult Development, and Family Resource Management.
Working as a Recreation Coordinator
Theresa works at SpiriTrust Lutheran Home Care and Hospice. She plans, implements, and oversees the daily activities of the independent living residents.