Degrees and Certifications:
Master of Social Work (MSW) Licensed Graduate Social Work (LGSW)
Hello, my name is May Lia Thor. Staff call me May Lia pronounced as "Mai Lia" and students refer to me as Mrs. Thor. I am currently working half-time at Global Arts Plus Upper Campus. I graduated from the University of MN with a MSW in Social Work. I currently hold a LGSW licensure certified by the Department of Education and MN Board of Social Work. Previously I have worked for the State of MN in various departments for over 15 years. I am glad to be a part of the St. Paul School District communty. I have worked here for over 5 years as a Special Education Social Worker. As a Social Worker, I provide group and individual services and supports to students in the areas of social/emotional learning, mental health, and trauma-informed practices. I enjoy working with my students and seeing them making gains, even if it is one small step at a time. If there are any questions relating to a student that I serviced or just needing resources , please feel free to contact me by phone at 651-744-7381, or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.