A compassionate therapist with excellent listening skills, effective communication, and a desire for working with people. Professional is seeking a demanding career as a Therapist. Professional has obtained a degree in social work to improve the lives of those in need, advocate for those who are having medical or social difficulties, and ensure that individuals are given a chance to improve their lives who are in need of guidance. Committed to maintaining confidentiality while meeting the needs of others.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Coordinator ● Therapist● Social Work ●Advocate● Group Counseling ● Transportation Provider Intervention Support ● Management Services ●Effective Communication ● Human Services● Community Transportation Navigator● Mental Health
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
University of South Carolina Aiken– Aiken, SC, Bachelor of Science in Sociology, 2011
Program Plan Coordinator (January 2017 – January 2018)
Coordinate with the development and implementation of individual day service plans as required by applicable standards/regulations in accordance with expressed interests and identified needs of persons receiving supports.
Consistently address challenging behaviors proactively, respectfully, and by avoiding the use of aversive or deprivation intervention techniques.
Provide, promote and coordinate community services in Aiken County for individuals with autism, head and spinal cord injuries, and intellectual disabilities.
Maximize independence, safeguard and support human rights and dignity, and achieve community inclusion.
Provide education and resources to the public to help in the understanding and prevention of autism, head and spinal cord injuries, and intellectual disabilities.
Transportation Provider (August 2011 – December 2016)
Transported children to therapeutic center, field trips, and other activities.
Completed additional duties at the center when off duty such as stored, organized and managed files.
Managed and distributed information within the office.
Transported patients to correct location by studying patient service schedules; planning movement schedules; responding to special requests; designing and improving response systems.
Transported patients and visitors by determining, evaluating, and scheduling van routes.
COMPUTER AND TECHNICAL SKILLS
Microsoft Office 2010 and 2017 (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), MAC books and programs, Printer, Fax, Scanner
References Available Upon Request