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Mental Health Data Entry

Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
November 30, 2017

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Jordan Barr Josselson, LGSW

*** * **** ** ***. **1 St. Paul, MN 55101 (p) 773-***-**** (e) Professional Profile

A highly qualified, solutions-focused professional dedicated to providing exceptional care and implementing effective treatment plans to marginalized adults exposed to or struggling with mental health, drug and alcohol abuse, and chronic homelessness. Demonstrated success building rapport with diverse populations in one-on-one or group sessions. Effective motivator, communicator, and advocate trained to manage all types of personalities and well-versed in crisis intervention and diffusion. Capably identify barriers to care with clients in all stages of change, and to make referrals as needed. Trained in workplace safety and team-oriented . Licensure

LGSW, Minnesota #26865

Heartland Alliance: Heartland Human Care Services (HHCS), Chicago IL 2016 (Current) Housing Resource Specialist

Secured and maintained appropriate housing for individuals who are chronically homeless with chronic medical conditions, substance use disorders, and mental health concerns. Assisted with the accessing/maintaining of eligible benefits while enrolled in a permanent housing program.

Collaborated with participants to develop and monitor Individual Service Plans focusing on housing, health, and income goals during home visits.

Promoted harm-reduction methods to strive for highest quality of life and advocated safe practices to best protect housing stability and improved health outcomes for participants.

Maintained close alliance with partner agencies and landlords to ensure compliance with program guidelines and collaborate to meet participant needs.

Responsible for the data entry and completion of the monthly reports accurately demonstrating the program’s impact on participants and community.

Social Work P.R.N. Chicago IL August-October 2016

Housing Specialist, Supportive Services for Veterans and Their Families (SSVF), Chicago IL

Led quality management initiatives in data collection and record management assurance in order to ensure all records were audit-ready.

Maintained organized and accurate records for post-exit data, record retention, and timely submission of all reports.

Provided financial counseling and resume training to program participants. Healthcare for the Homeless Clinic (HCH), Manchester NH 2015-16 Social Work Intern

Provide substance use and mental health counseling to individuals in all stages of change, with an emphasis on clients who are pre-contemplative and contemplative using a harm reduction model while regularly engaging in crisis invention.

Develop solutions-focused treatment plans with measurable goals, with regular review to determine if therapeutic needs are being met or if client is in need of a higher level of care and made referrals as needed.

Engage in street outreach, providing education on HCH services and promoting engagement with medical clinic.

Maintained a close alliance with all partner agencies in order to collaboratively deliver wrap around services to all patients.

Residential Treatment Unit (RTU) NH Men’s State Prison, Concord NH 2014-15 Social Work Intern

Support clients in developing deeper insight, improve functioning, and increase education in order to promote empowerment, self-advocacy, and self-sufficiency.

Develop treatment plans with measurable goals.

Provide group therapy with an emphasis on anger management and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).

Regularly engaged in crisis intervention and assessment of intention to harm self/others. Volunteer Opportunities

Journey Care, Rush Medical Center, Chicago Illinois (Current) Hospice Volunteer

Provide companionship and support to children and adult hospice patients and their family/care givers. Education

University of New Hampshire, Master’s Social Work 2013-2016 Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley MA 2007-2011


Shayla Combs, LCSW, Supervisor Independent Supportive Housing HHCS (p) 773-***-**** Natalie Brozoski, Program Manager of Independent Supportive Housing HHCS (p) 773-***-**** Jennifer Chisholm, LCSW, Supervisor HCH (p) 603-***-**** Shannon Libby, LCSW, Supervisor, RTU (p) 603-***-**** Lee Rush, Master Program Coordinator, UNH (p) 603-***-****

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