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Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Aventura, FL, 33180
September 12, 2018

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Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern


Detail-oriented, dedicated, and goal-driven professional with hands-on experience in biopsychosocial, crisis intervention, treatment planning, and individual and group therapy. Equipped with proven diagnosis and clinical conceptualization skills in the field of Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Adept at exhibiting interpersonal and communication aptitudes essential in building trust and harmonious relationship with colleagues and clients. Known for analytical problem-solving and critical thinking skills with proven ability to keenly analyze issues, formulate strategic action plans, and resolve complex situations. Articulate communicator; bilingual in English and Spanish. Technically proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).


Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, In Progress (Expected Date of Completion: Nov 2018)

Walden University, Minneapolis, MN

Member of Chi Sigma Iota–Omega Zeta Chapter

Bachelor of Science in Mental Health and Human Services, May 2007

Franciscan University of Steubenville, Steubenville, OH

Associate of Arts in Biology, May 2004

Miami-Dade College, Miami, FL

Certified Pharmacy Technician, Valid Until Jul 2019

Registered Board-Certified Pharmacy Technician, State of Florida (Valid Until: Dec 2019)

Compounding Certification, National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA)

Chemo Certification, National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA)

Sterile Product Certification, National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA)


SunServe Corp. Inc., Wilton manors, FL

Mental Health Counselor Student-Intern Feb 2018–Present

Demonstrate proven experience in dealing with HIV positive clients, substance abuse, and trauma

Take charge of documenting and reporting client services in compliance with agency and Florida professional standards

Maintain active involvement with scheduled supervision and clinical staff meeting

Facilitate direct clinical assessment and therapy services such as individual and group therapy

Exemplify ability to provide clinical services to LGBTQ+ and general population of adolescents and adults

Demonstrate proficiency in preparing professional and clinical letters in adherence to WPATH Standards of Care (SOC) for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming People letters for the recommendation of individual clients for HRT

Offer hands-on services to Transgender population and clearing individual clients to start hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Healthsun Health Plans, Miami, FL

Part D Coordinator Jul 2017–Jan 2018

Served as key point of contact among pharmacies, medical centers, clinics, Primary Care Physicians, Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM), and HealthSun Health Plans (HSHP) staff with all member issues

Fostered a positive, problem-solving environment

Worked closely with other professional and support staff for the successful achievement of customer outcomes

Carried out several duties including maintaining electronic records, ensuring accuracy of the documents, and encoding all received OTC medication orders

Gained proficiency with Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines pertaining to Part D related topics

Provided assistance to members with issues in OTC resolution, medication delivery status, and related questions

United Healthcare, Optumrx Home Infusion Services, Davie, FL

Administrative Pharmacy Technician Sep 2016–Jul 2017

Guaranteed coordination of patient care by working closely with intake and insurance

Administered the process of medication refills under the management of pharmacist

Oversaw the maintenance of proper patient progress and documentation

Assisted and promptly responded to customer and patients concern regarding filling and scheduling medication deliveries

Baptist Health Medical Group, Miami Cancer Institute, Miami, FL

Pharmacy Technician III Apr 2014–Jun 2016

Ensured the maintenance of inventory and daily ordering of drugs and supplies, while documenting patient orders and preparing inventory reports

Rendered keen oversight to all supply chain activities

Demonstrated proven skills in calculating complex and mix cytotoxic (chemotherapy) drugs, including intrathecal drugs

Universal Arts Compounding Pharmacy, Miami, FL

Compounding Pharmacy Laboratory Technician Aug 2012–Mar 2014

Completed extensive compounding of sterile (aseptic) and non-sterile chemicals

Supported pharmacist regarding database management to further develop operational productivity and efficiency

Soliant Health, Miramar, FL

Pharmacy Technician Aug 2011–Aug 2012

Maintained active involvement in preparing Walgreen’s home infusion sterile compounds and chemotherapies in alignment with the company’s standard guidelines

Advanced Pharmaceutical Consultants, Hollywood, FL

Pharmacy Technician May 2007–Aug 2012

Provided training to newly hired technicians and nurses regarding pharmacy operations, pyxies training, and inventory management

Worked closely with pharmacist regarding the process of prescriptions from orders to management and execution of appropriate medication

Communicated with suppliers for stock order, while overseeing inventory


Trinity Health Systems, Steubenville, OH

Student Counselor Intern 2006


ACA Conference and Exposition, American Counseling Association

FCA Conference, Florida Counseling Association


Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development

Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues in Counseling

American Counseling Association

Multiple National Pharmacy Technician Associations

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