Kristen Ariel Glass is a Licensed Social Worker who earned her Bachelor of Social Work degree from Carlow University where she also minored in counseling and was awarded Academic Excellence in Social Work. Kristen earned her Masters of Social Work and her Children Youth and Families Certification from the University of Pittsburgh and has spent her career giving back to her community through her volunteer work at several nonprofit organizations.
At a young age Kristen earned the reputation of being a good listener with a natural ability to help friends and perfect strangers alike resolve personal difficulties. She has worked with a wide variety of populations, including people with disabilities, the LGBTQ community, and inner city youth. As the sister of two siblings with profound disabilities, she has spent her life around people with challenges and has volunteered at various agencies serving people with disabilities.
A strong advocate for families and children, Kristen has a demonstrated talent for helping families build on their strengths to create a safe, stable, and healthy home environment. In her spare time Kristen, who resides in Pittsburgh, PA, thoroughly enjoys reading and spending time with her family. She is passionate about her work, in the words of Mahatma Gandhi:
“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”