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Mental Health Management

St. Louis, Missouri, United States
August 10, 2018

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Tonya A. Hutchinson, LCSW

**** *********, ***. **•St. Louis, MO 63109



Experience in all aspects of case management.

Familiar with the DSM-IV, DSM-V and use of various therapeutic techniques.

Successful history of positive relationship-building with clients, as well as helping to motivate and move them towards their goals.

Highly developed written and oral communication skills including public speaking and the production of reports and brochures.

Over 15 years post Master’s in the social service field

Experience in program development, community organizing and development as well as resource management.

Extensive experience in group, family and individual therapy

Treatment planning and intake assessment skills

Utilizes a strengths based approach


Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Master of Social Work, Magna Cum Laude, 2001

University of Missouri, Saint Louis

Bachelor of Social Work, Minor in Women’s Studies and Black Studies

Magna Cum Laude, 1999

University of Missouri, Saint Louis


November.17-June.18 People’s Health Center

Behavioral Health Consultant (LCSW)

Provide brief interventions for individuals with behavior problems

Provide behavioral supports to assist individuals in improving health status and managing chronic illnesses

Work in close collaboration with physicians and other health care personnel in patient evaluation and treatment to further their understanding of significant social and emotional factors underlying patient health problems

November.16-September.17 Myrtle Hilliard Health Center

Behavioral Health Consultant

Provide behavioral supports to assist individuals in improving health status and managing chronic illnesses

Perform screening/evaluation of individuals for mental health and substance abuse disorders

Conduct therapeutic interventions for individuals with behavioral health problems

Provide support to primary care physicians/teams in identifying and behaviorally intervening with patients

December.14-August.16 Hawthorn Children’s Psychiatric Hospital

Therapist/Social Worker

Provide individual, group and family therapy

Provide clinical case management

Serve as the designee when the Treatment Coordinator is not available

Collaborate with a Team consisting of psychiatrists, nurses, LPC’s and LCSW’s

Conduct admissions and discharges

Provide crisis management

July.13-November.14 LGBTQ Psychiatry


Provide mental health treatment, psychosocial assessment and individual and couples therapy to a wide range of clients.

Document and track clients’ development using progress notes and treatment plans.

Work on a collaborative team consisting of a Psychiatrist and Nurse Practitioners to meet clients’ needs.

Provide crisis management and therapy to clients.

Feb.06-July.13 Marygrove

Assistant Director

Manage a 12 bed psychiatric residential facility for foster care and homeless youth ages 16 to 21.

Hire, train and supervise staff.

Maintain a budget for all household expenses and daily activities.

Provide case management, including acting as a liaison between school, the courts, and mental health professionals.

Provide crisis management and therapy to clients.

Feb.04-Feb.06 The Youth and Family Center

Social Worker

Act as a parent liaison between youth and center staff.

Provide psycho-educational classes and instruction.

Complete assessments on all program youth.

Serve as the youth coordinator for the WizKids program.

Dec.02-Feb.04 St. Vincent Children’s Home

Therapist/Social Worker

Provide therapy to girls, ages 7 to 14, in a residential treatment facility.

Conduct case management, family and group therapy.

Complete assessment, individual treatment plan, qualitative and quantitative reports.

Work with The Division of Family Services, school districts, court representatives and others as an advocate for clients and as a representative for the agency.

March.01-Dec.02 Hogan Street Regional Youth Center

Youth Specialist

Work with male juveniles ages 14 to 18 in a secure detention facility.

Provide therapeutic individual and group therapy

Maintain progress notes, as well as monthly progress reports and assessments

Provide life and social skills in preparation for release.


Member of the National Association of Social Workers

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