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Casac-t and peer specialist

New York City, NY, 11101
October 31, 2018

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Derrick Bogan, CASAC-T

**-** **** ****** ***: *A, Long Island City, New York 11101 917-***-**** SUMMARY: Highly motivated military veteran seeking a position as a Peer Specialist in the Human Services field. Possesses excellent communication skills and is highly trained in interacting with people from various backgrounds and stations in society. Very patient and comfortable with the assistance of people. MILITARY EXPERIENCE:

United States Army 03/1986 – 03/1989

Cannon Crewman – Honorable Discharge Bad Kissingen, Germany PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

RW Comics101 06/2014 – Present

Owner/Operator Long Island City, NY

• Posted advertisements for and sold mint-condition comic books on online websites such as eBay and Craigslist

• Shipped processed orders to their desired destination, assuring products were delivered in a timely manner with 100% customer satisfaction

• Managed bookkeeping, inventory and inspections of comic book conditions

• Communicated with various comic book dealers and comic book shops to buy and sell merchandise Reality House Inc. 06/2013 – 06/2014

CASAC-T Certified Counselor and Nighttime Monitor Astoria, NY

• Completed screening and intakes for newly arrived clients and potential clients

• Attended weekly meetings with 819s staff to discuss clients and their progress

• Participated in individual sessions, discussed available treatment plans and conducted routine follow-ups with clients

• Thoroughly explained OASAS’ rules to clients and assured clients followed all policies as well as their contracted obligations

• Oversaw the Veteran’s Residence during overnight shifts and reported any discrepancies to security/supervisors in a timely manner

• Educated clients on substance abuse, available services that can assist and provided referrals when applicable; wrote S.O.A.P and progress notes on clients weekly

Stark Carpet Inc. 09/2007 – 03/2010

Administrative Support/Data entry clerk Long Island City, NY

• Generated worksheets for samples of fabrics for various showrooms and events

• Created purchase order for out of stock fabrics, maintained communication with various textile mills

• Generated reports for inventory purposes as well as showroom requests LavaTrade (Citigroup) 05/2007 – 08/2007

Accounts Receivable and Payable (Temp Position) New York, NY

• Added charges to invoices utilizing Peoplesoft; applied general ledger to finalize invoices for e-mailing, mailing and storage utilizing Visual Source

• Posted cash deposits, checks as well as wire transfers and performed cash reconciliation (both daily and monthly)

• Retained hard-copies of deposits and wire transfers; created and posted accruals

• Updated Online Analytical Processing (O.L.A.P) monthly; updated AMEX, NASDAQ and NYSE market data reports reflecting invoice charges


Academy of Peer Services 01/2018 – Present

Peer Specialist Certification – 8 out of 12 Modules Completed New York, NY Outreach Training Institute 2014

350-Hour CASAC Trainee Certificate – Number 29940 Richmond Hill, NY SKILLS:

• Experienced in Documenting 819s, RTSC, HRAs, PAS-44 admissions & PASS-44n discharges

• Experience in Finger imaging, Toxicology screenings and establishing treatment plans CERTIFICATIONS:

• List of over 50 certifications pertaining to substance abuse treatment and mental health services, complete list available upon request

Derrick Bogan, CASAC-T

41-10 12th Street Apt: 6A, Long Island City, New York 11101 917-***-**** CERTIFICATIONS:

• Impact of various systems and MH (4-Hours) Risk and Protective Factors for Co-Occurring Disorders (3-Hours)

• Relapse Prevention; Relapse Prevention (10-Hour); Relapse Prevention: Planning Using Learning Style and Temperament (4-Hours)

• Psychopharmacology: What Every Counselor Should Know (6-Hours)

• Pharmacotherapy and Self-Help Group (8-Hours)

• Pharmacy (Neurochemical Aspects) of Recovery (2-Hours)

• Pharmacy Addictive Substance (4-Hours), Pharmacy: Alcohol and Designer Drugs (Hour)

• Pharmacy: Stimulants, Depressants and Hallucinogens (3-Hours)

• Pharmacy 101 (20-Hours)

• Models of Co-occurring Disorder Treatment-Part One (8-Hours) and Part Two (8-Hours)

• Models and Theories of Co-occuring Disorder Brief Overview (2-Hours)

• DBT’s Intro to DBT for Trauma (10-Hours), DBT Therapy for Happiness (6-Hours), DBT’sTechniques (6-Hours)

• Five Certifications in DBT online courses

• Certification letter in DBT Number 468173259

• Client and Personal Safety (4-Hours)

• Overview of APA Documentation Guidelines (4-Hours)

• Ethics 93-Hours; Ethics and Professional Development (4-Hours)

• Prevention and Counseling Ethics 2009 (10-Hour)

• Treatment Planning for Depression Using a Biopsychosocial Strengths Based Approach (3-Hours)

• Biopsychosocial Effects of Co-occurring Disorders on the Individual, Family and Community (4-Hours)

• Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (2-Hours), Cognitive Behavioral and Solution Focused Counseling Skills (4-Hours)

• Group Cognitive Behavioral Activities (2-Hours)

• Diagnosis and DSM V Overview (8-Hours)

• Course and Continuum of Co-occurring Disorders (2-Hours)

• Co-occurring disorders and Their Impact on Treatment (3-Hours)

• Core Competencies for Counseling People with Co-occurring Disorders (2-Hours)

• Motivational Interviewing Intro (4- Hours); Motivational Interviewing Co-occurring Disorders (15- Hours)

• Motivational Interviewing and Assessment (4-Hour)

• Motivation and Goal Setting (6-Hours); Crisis Intervention (2-Hours)

• Introduction in Substance Abuse Prevention; Substance Abuse Prevention

• Prevention SustainAbilities: Understanding the Basics; Prevention SustainAbilities for Success

• What is SPF?: An Introduction to SAMHAS’s Strategic Prevention Framework

• Seeking Safety for Substance Abuse & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

• Dialectical Behavior Therapy; DBT: Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder

• Advance Dialectical Behavior Therapy; Risk Assessment & Mental Status Exam

• EMDR and Mindfulness: In Depth Interventions for Anxiety, Depression, Panic, Trauma and Other Disorders

• Six Trauma, PTSD and Stress Disorder Certifications from the University of Buffalo’s School of Social Work

• CALM (Counseling on Access to Lethal Means) from Suicide Prevention Resources Center

• Behavior Change and Diversity: A Cultural Approach to Assessment, Engagement and Retention in Care ATTC

• Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) from SAMSHA and OASAS

• Action Planning for Prevention and Recovery

• Olmstead: The Continued Mandate of De-Institutionalization

• Creating Person-Centered Service Plans

• Documentation for Peer Support Services

• Essential Communication Skills (Active Listening and Reflective Responding)

• Human and Patient Rights in New York

• Introduction to Person-Centered Principles

• The Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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