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Manager Case

Miami, Florida, United States
August 24, 2018

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786-***-**** **** SW ***th Ave, *-D

Vivianne Tamayo, M.S. Miami, FL 33193

Profile Dedicated Clinician with 13 years clinical experience within the Florida Child Dependency setting as well as the low income Private sector. Experienced in the provision of Therapeutic Services; Individual, Group and Family therapy, Crisis intervention, Substance abuse, Delinquency / Conduct Disorders, Sexual Abuse counseling. Offering solid competencies in the administration of evidence based psychological testing / screening instruments paired with good judgment in results interpretation. Excellent interpersonal skills and cultural sensitivity towards diverse populations.

M.S. in Psychology State of Florida LMHC Intern

Education Carlos Albizu University, Miami FL

2007 Completed Psy.D. coursework in the area of Child Psychology.

2004 Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology, with Honors.

University of Puerto Rico, San Juan PR

1994 Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Cum Laude.

American Military Academy, Guaynabo PR

1990 High School Degree.

Testing Experience

Goodman Psychological Services Center, Miami FL

Therapist / Student Evaluator 8/01 – 5/04

Completed all practicum requirements for the Psy.D. program, totaling 1,150 hours. Weekly full battery psychological evaluations. Facilitate behavior modification groups for children ages 8-14 for the DJJ / Bright Futures Program, while conducting parallel behavior management groups with the parents of said children. Weekly supervision by licensed psychologists; Ana Maria Pi, Ph.D. / Irene M. Bravo, Ph.D. / Richard Gaudet, Ph.D.

Professional Experience

The Village / Westcare, Miami, FL

Therapist 12/16 to 2/18

Provide Substance Abuse counseling to adults qualifying for the F.IT.T. Program; that is, whose children have been placed within the foster care system and have been court ordered into services. Facilitated drug and alcohol screenings at the beginning of each session. Participate in weekly case conferences to ensure continued quality wrap-around services. Treatment planning, court reports and required clinical paperwork prepared in a timely manner,

Institute for Child & Family Health, Miami, FL

Therapist 11/15 - 12/16

Provide at-home intensive therapeutic services for at-risk teens (F.A.C.E.S.) and young adults (Beyond Empowerment). Formed part of a team, comprised of case manager and peer counselor, providing comprehensive approach to individual and family problems. Prepared all clinical documentation as required by the program and the courts.

Vivianne Tamayo

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Children’s Home Society, Miami, FL

Program Manager 6/14 – 2/15

Manage five (5) departments pivotal to the functioning of Child Dependency Agency in Florida; namely, Facilities Licensing, Child Placement, Utilization Management, Permanency Specialists and Therapeutic Visitation Center. Restructure departments as needed to promote needed growth and efficient functioning and maintain full compliance with court requirements while meeting Quality Assurance measures / targets for each. Provide regular supervision, guidance and support to the ten (10) professionals occupying the aforementioned positions. Report to Director of Program Operations, Christy Lopez Acevedo, Esq.

PsychSolutions Inc., Miami, FL

Team Leader / TBOS Counselor 8/12 – 5/14

Responsible for training and supervision of 5-6 therapists, as assigned to clinical team. Provide continuous, hands-on support and guidance to said therapists while on the field with regarding all clinical matters; interventions, safety and PsychSolutions protocol / procedure. Monitor therapists' paperwork deadlines and ensure that said documentation is completed accurately and in a timely manner, as per Medicaid guidelines, and meeting with therapists individually for this purpose. Carried caseload of 26 client contact hours per week, providing therapy to children, adults and families. Administer baseline functioning assessments, preparation of Medication Clinic Notes, Treatment Plan Reviews, Clinical Court reports, and all pertinent documentation.

Miami Bridge Youth & Family Services, Homestead, FL

Clinical Counselor 2/12 – 8/12

Provide therapeutic services to youth ages 13-17 years who present with Conduct Disorders within an Emergency Receiving Crisis Shelter Facility. Administer functioning assessments, complete Psychosocial Assessments and providing therapeutic interventions to child and family. Making

referrals for community sources to provide ongoing support to upon discharge from 30-day shelter. Representing youth in Delinquency Court as needed.

CHARLEE of Dade County, Miami, FL

Therapist 9/06 - 8/11

Provide therapeutic services to families within the Florida Child Dependency System. Administer baseline functioning assessments and provide interventions via Individual and Family Therapy. Preparation of Quarterly Reports, Treatment Plan Reviews, Clinical Court reports and other relevant clinical documentation in a timely manner.

Placement Assessor / Specialist and Part Time Therapist 5/04 - 9/06

Conduct Face-to-Face Psychosocial Evaluations of children in Foster Care to determine appropriate Level of Care for each and follow up to attain said placement for (UMT reviews, weekly Treatment Team Meetings, etc.) Provide therapeutic services (individual therapy, crisis intervention, etc.) to emancipated youths formerly in care residing within Casa Valentina apartments.

Case Manager 5/02 - 5/04

Prepare legal documentation on behalf of children in care by the State for submittal to Dependency Court. Ensure clients’ daily needs are met, services coordination and monitor progress towards legal goals. Conduct monthly home visits, schedule and supervise visitations, attend al school-related matters and oversee medical and therapy progress.

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