She seeks support through meetings and sponsorship; she focuses on physical well-being with daily exercise, proper nutrition, and getting sufficient rest. She is a new person with strengths and talents that were hidden; her heart is full of gratitude and she is willing to work hard to better her life and the lives of her children. She is 3 years sober and is excited for her future.
This Fall she will begin the dual enrollment program of the Bachelor of Social Work and Advanced Substance Use Disorder Counselor. Following her graduation she plans to pursue a Masters of Social Work at Brigham Young University. Her ultimate goal is to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Courageously she has lofty career goals to open a drug treatment counseling center for women and their children.
We are so grateful for Tera and all her hard work and dedication. We commend her and her ability to accomplish hard things.
She is now 25 years old and a mother of a beautiful 7 year old daughter. She graduated from high school with a high GPA and while pregnant with her daughter. Post high school she knew life would be difficult due to her situation but decided to stay focused on the positive side of things. She knows that she has a beautiful daughter that pushes her and inspires her to accomplish hard things. Through hard work, she graduated from Weber State University with a Bachelors of Science in Health Administrative Services. Through her hard work, she achieved several awards, namely; Dr. William E. Smith, Award of Excellence for Excellence in scholarship, Departmental Honors Certificate, and more.
Right now she is working on obtaining her Master’s degree in Health Administration. Five years from now she wants to be independent, providing a home for her and her daughter. She is an example for her daughter and single mothers everywhere, that they can do anything.
We are so grateful for Tatiana and her example she is to her daughter and single mothers. We commend her for her positive energy and optimistic outlook on life.