Karla J. Redman MSW, LSW
*** **** **** ******, **********, Ohio 43011
Objective: Dedicated professional offering 17 plus years’ experience in a variety of social work settings. I am motivated and eager to become part of a team interested in making a difference in the local community as well as individual lives. Qualifications: My areas of expertise include; Home Health and Mental Health case management, treatment foster care, coordinator of supervised visitation center, therapist to juvenile and adult offenders and families, court liaison and field placement supervisor for undergraduate student interns. Relevant Experience:
Noble County Correctional Institution (temp work) Caldwell, Ohio June 2015-Nov 2015
Completed pycho-social assessments on adult male offenders including all security levels as well as solitary confinement and suicidal holding rooms.
Worked collaboratively with the RN’s, fellow therapists and the prison psychiatrist Home Health Medical Social Worker Columbus, Ohio March 2013-Nov 2015
Completed pycho-social assessments on home bound patients, including safety awareness, mental health status and financial ability to stay in the home setting or out of home placement.
Completed living wills, medical power of attorneys
Advised patients and their families on elder estate planning and passport guidelines and regulations.
Networked with client and linked them to community resources that could help them remain independent and in the home setting.
The Woodlands /Family Connections Coordinator Newark, Ohio Jan 2003 - Jan 2007
coordinate and mange supervised visitation center; responsible for daily operations, implementation of government grants for program funding, billing, and administrative reports
complete clinical assessments and interviews for potential clients
schedule visits and exchanges between non-custodial and custodial parents
schedule and supervise visitation monitors security staff, student interns and volunteers Licking County Juvenile Court: Newark, Ohio Sept 2003-Aug 2004 Clinical Counselor MSW intern
completed court ordered assessments of juvenile offenders, made recommendations for on-going treatment needs, provided on-going counseling to juveniles and their families
worked collaboratively with members of the judicial system including judges, magistrates, probation officers and court psychologists
Licking Memorial Hospital Newark, Ohio Sept 1999-Dec 2002 Medical Social Worker/Community Case Manager
psycho-social assessments and counseling for patients and families
case management services; linkage and referrals to community resources for all patient populations
discharge planning including extended care facility placement and home health services
elder estate planning, living wills and medical power of attorney / Medicare and Medicaid knowledge Youth Advocate Services Columbus, Ohio July 1998-Sept 1999 Square One for Youth Newark, Ohio Feb 1994-June 1998 Education: The Ohio State University BSSW June 1993 The Ohio State University MSW Aug 2004
Licensed by the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, Marriage & Family Therapist Board License Number S 1200447 April 2018-2020