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Theresa L. Morris, M.S.W., LSW

Theresa L. Morris Field Education Program, Coordinator

Contact information

Education 22
1586 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1586
(970) 491-8904
theresa.morris@colostate.edu

Areas of Interest

Community-based program design, nontraditional students, policy, veterans, child welfare practice, human-animal bond.

Bio

Theresa has served and developed programs in various community settings and continues to advocate and support local community initiatives. Additionally, she has provided field instruction and served as a field liaison for the university’s MSW and BSW Programs. Theresa is currently involved in creating a student scholarship program with the Colorado Chapter of National Association of Social Workers and is interested in policy development. Theresa’s prior practice experience includes the areas of community development and program design, child welfare, and medical social work.

Degree Information

M.S.W., December 2012, Colorado State University
B.A., January 1992, Psychology, Montclair State University

Current professional and community-related memberships

Colorado Chapter of National Association of Social Workers

Community service responsibilities and activities for the last 3 years

Board Secretary, Colorado Chapter of National Association of Social Workers
Executive Committee Secretary, Colorado Chapter of National Association of Social Workers
Participant, Morris Animal Foundation Golden Retriever Lifetime Study
Field Instruction

Professional certifications and trainings

Certified Eden Associate
Certified Structured Analysis Family Evaluation
Conflict Resolution for Helping Professionals
Assessing and Reducing Risk for Violence
Trauma Informed Care
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills
Leader in Dementia
State of Colorado Child Welfare Training Academy
Kinship/Foster Care Supporting Healthy Development and Managing Loss
Domestic Violence – Safe and Together

Academic Appointments

2016 – present: Field Education Program, Coordinator, School of Social Work, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2015 – present: Field Liaison, School of Social Work, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2015 – present: Field Instructor, School of Social Work, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO