Theresa's work has been acknowledged with the following awards.

1981  Jack Filkin Award: Highest grades in first year of Child Care Worker Program -

          Humber College of Applied Arts  and Technology 

2009  Trauma and Loss Clinician of the Year for North American 

         National Institute for Trauma and Loss

2009  Alumnus of Distinction:  Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology

2016  Nominated for a STLHE (Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education) Award -

         Sheridan College

2017  Won the Monica Herbert Award for for contribution to children/youth mental health in Canada

2017  Co-awarded Jim Lewis Treatment Foster Care Award For foster parent service

2017  Awarded Child and Youth Care Faculty Award- excellence in Teaching Sheridan College

2017  Nominated for an Ontario Premier Award for Community Service.