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Agnes Jackie Glasgow

social welfare administrator , therapist

Agnes Jackie Glasgow, American social welfare administrator, therapist. Certified substance abuse counselor, Colorado, Tennessee. Recipient Volunteer of Year award United Way, Decatur, Illinois, 1982, Community Service award scholarship Mental Health Society, 1983, Outstanding Service award, 1989, Distinguished Service award Sheriff Department, Memphis, 1988; nominated Diamond award Memphis Mental Health Association, 1994.

Background

Glasgow, Agnes Jackie was born on July 23, 1941 in El Paso, Texas, United States. Daughter of Carl Lecota Pace and Henrietta Ford (Cozart) Robertson.

Education

License, Trinidad State Junior College, Colorado, 1968. Associate of Applied Science, Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1979. Bachelor of Science, Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1980.

Master of Public Administration, University Colorado, Denver, 1987.

Career

Private practice Life Counseling Center, Denver, Memphis, 1980—1998. Coordinator masters program for substance abuse Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1980—1981. Executive director Concord Commons Counseling Center, Decatur, Illinois, 1981—1982.

Child care specialist Adams Community Mental Health Center, Commerce City, Colorado, 1982—1984. Adolescent family counselor Parkside Lodge Colorado, Thornton, 1984—1986. Family therapist Charter Lakeside Hospital, Memphis, 1986—1987.

Counselor, coordinator Shelby State Community College, 1987—1988. Supervisor adolescent and young adult program Methodist Outreach, 1988—1990. Senior mental health specialist dual diagnosis unit Methodist Hospital Center, 1990—1998, relapse prevention specialist, 1994—1998.

Retired, 1998

Consultant, part-time instructor Shelby State Community College, Memphis.

Achievements

  • Certified substance abuse counselor, Colorado, Tennessee.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Views

Faith in God is more than a theoretical belief in Him. To have faith in God is to trust Him, to have confidence in Him, and to be willing to act on belief in Him. It is a principle of action and power.

Membership

Committee member Youth Suicide Task Force, Memphis, 1988-1998. President Memphis and Shelby County Children and Adolescent Association, 1990-1991. Member National Organization Human Service Workers, National Organization Substance Abuse Counselors, American Association Counseling & Development, Psi Chi (treasurer 1979-1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, stained glass, hunting, fishing, sailing.

Connections

Married Morgan Walton, September 20, 1958 (divorced 1979). Children: Scotty Gene, Carley Earlene Walton DeVore. Married Phillip Sidney Glasgow, August 9, 1986.

father:
Carl Lecota Pace Robertson

mother:
Henrietta Ford (Cozart) Robertson

spouses:
Morgan Walton

Phillip Sidney Glasgow

children:
Scotty Gene Glasgow

Carley Earlene Walton DeVore Glasgow