Sr. Theresa is a member of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul in Nigeria. She has a certificate in Theology and a Bachelor’s degree in Education and Religious Studies. She has experience in teaching and youth ministry. Later, she moved to Italy to pursue her Bachelors and Masters degree in Psychology, specializing in Clinical Psychology and Christian Anthropology. Since her return from Rome, she has been practicing Clinical Psychology in her community. She has also served as the President of the Nigerian Association of Priests and Religious Counsellors/Psychologists for two three-year terms.