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social worker, case manager, customer service, adjunct teaching

Location:
Albany, New York, United States
Posted:
December 30, 2017

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Anita M. Taboh, LMSW, Ph.D.

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ac3uwn@r.postjobfree.com

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My credentials include a Ph.D. in Human Services with a concentration in Criminal Justice. In addition, I am a Licensed Master Social Worker with experience in children and family services, juvenile justice, hospital social work and aging services. Areas of expertise are foster care services and training; evidence based practices; nursing home and hospital social work; elder care services; managed care; use of relevant computer programs for service documentation; referral and service provision. I held the position of being the original Program Supervisor for the Treatment Foster Care Oregon program at Parsons Child and Family Center. I was also a member of the founding steering committee for the Capital Region Caregiver Coalition. I also wrote a successful VISTA grant for a program while an intern at a local shelter.

Education & Credentials

Cameron University Lawton, Ok

Completed first two years of Bachelor degree prior to transfer, 1990

King’s College Wilkes Barre, PA

Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology, 1993

Graduated Magna Cum Laude

SUNY – Albany Albany, NY

Master’s Degree in Social Work, 1993

Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Walden University Minneapolis, MN

Ph.D Candidate, Dissertation stage, Human Services with a concentration in Criminal Justice, 2011 to Present. Current cumulative GPA is 4.0. Ph.D. obtained 8/2016.

Licensure in Social Work, LMSW

August, 2000

November, 2009 Obtained certification in SCREEN training.

November, 2010 Obtained certification as Program Supervisor in Treatment Foster Care Oregon from Oregon Social Learning Center.

Professional Experience

Cobleskill Regional Hospital

January 2017 to November 2017

Collaborate with outside agencies providing services to residents, including hospice, long term care facilities, and in-home care services.

Provide consultation on safety issues of residents.

Performed SCREEN assessments for residents.

Facilitated care plan reviews and discharge meetings.

Completed all paperwork and computer required documentation.

Beacon Health Options

Latham, New York

Clinical Care Manager

Intensive Case Manager

2014 to 2016

Provide referrals and assist with members obtaining access to behavioral health and substance use programs through collaboration with facilities and Psychiatrists.

Develop resource spreadsheets in geographic areas.

Perform as tester for new computer system updates.

Perform utilization management reviews with providers for services at differing levels for members.

Schedule and direct case conferences on members with providers.

Utilize the systems appropriate to the position to document all interactions.

Guilderland Center Rehabilitation & 2011 to Extended Care Facility, LLC.

Guilderland Center, New York

Director of Resident and Family Services

2013 to 2014

Provide consultation on safety issues of residents.

Complete admission and discharge planning and paperwork.

Collaborate with outside agencies providing services to residents, including hospice and hospitals.

Scheduled consultations with psychiatrist and psychologist.

Performed SCREEN assessments for residents.

Facilitated care plan reviews and discharge meetings.

Completed all paperwork and computer required documentation.

Value Options

Latham, New York

Intensive Case Manager

2011 to 2013

Perform case management services for identified members.

Provide referrals and assist with members obtaining access to behavioral health and substance use programs.

Develop relationships with facilities for referrals and other purposes.

Develop resource spreadsheets in geographic areas.

Performed as tester for new computer system updates.

Parsons Child and Family Center

Albany, New York

Program Supervisor, Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care and Director of Foster Parent Resource Development.

2010 to 2011

Provided 24 hour on call services to youth, foster parents, bio-family or discharge resources.

Developed and implemented treatment plans for youth.

Provided liaison and collaboration services with outside agencies and schools.

Trained foster parents in MAPP curriculum and Treatment Foster Oregon program (formerly Multidimensional Foster Care.

Supervised all Treatment Foster Oregon program

Staff and Foster Parent Resource Development staff.

Supervised and mentored college interns in social work programs.

Maintained database for point and level system for Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care youth.

Assessed youth progress and determined graduation to higher levels and from program to discharge plan/resource.

Eddy DayBreak Adult Day Health Care Program

Troy, New York

Program Director

2007 to 2010

Performed all applicable program evaluations, monthly, annually, and as needed.

Hired and supervised all staff.

Marketed program to outside service providers and referral sources.

Acted as liaison with other programs within the Eddy, Northeast Health Services, and outside elderly care agencies.

Completed all intakes, assisted with access to funding sources, arranged transportation services.

Facilitated activities with Activity Director.

Developed care plans, facilitated care plan reviews.

Provided referrals for participants and family members.

Parsons Child and Family Center

Albany, New York

Clinician, Therapeutic Foster Care

Clinical Supervisor

Program Supervisor, Treatment Foster Care Oregon

1999 to 2007

Provided 24 hour on call services to youth, foster parents, bio-family or discharge resources.

Developed and implemented treatment plans for youth.

Provided liaison services with outside agencies and schools, including county programs, family court, and other child and family programs.

Trained foster parents in Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care Program.

Supervised all Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care staff.

Supervised and mentored college interns in social work programs.

Maintained database for point and level system for Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care youth.

Assessed youth progress and determined graduation to reunification with family or from program to discharge plan/resource, including higher levels of care.

Supervised family visits.

Facilitated psychiatric assessments.

Facilitated care plan reviews.

Adjunct Faculty

Hudson Valley Community College

Troy, New York

Spring Semester 2003

Taught a “sprint” (8 week) course in delinquent and deviant behavior of adolescents.

Accomplishments

Teaching experience:

Sprint course at Hudson Valley Community College

Therapeutic Foster Care training, Parsons Child and Family Center

MAPP foster parent training, Parsons Child and Family Center

Treatment Foster Care Oregon foster parent training, Parsons Child and Family Center

Alpha Chi Tau Epsilon Honor Society Member; Walden University

Founding Steering Committee Member of Capital Region Caregiver’s Coalition 2007 - 2010

Authored a successful VISTA Grant for Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless 1994

Speaker on issues of poverty and prostitution for Women’s groups St. Louis, MO 1984



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