LaShera A. Glaze, Masters of Arts Marriage and Family Therapy. I am the eighth child of nine children and my parents were married for 51 years. Growing up in a large family prepared me for my journey as a marriage and family therapist. Having eight siblings taught me the importance of relationships and the ability to seek peace. Seeing the beauty of my parents relationship taught me to seek God first and all things will be added. I am the mother of two adult daughters and one adorable granddaughter. Family is the cornerstone of society. Therefore the preservation of the family must become paramount. As an employee of Birmingham Catholic Family Services, my goal is to continue the family values from generation to generation Clinical Methodologies are Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Solution Focus Therapy, and Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy.