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Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Location:
Miami, Florida, United States
Posted:
November 11, 2018

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CLAUDIA EWALD, L.C.S.W

*** *.*. ***** ******, Miami, FL 33168 - Cell: 786-***-**** - ac7nyi@r.postjobfree.com

Profile:

Caring clinician with over fifteen years’ experience in direct services. Empowering and versatile counselor, accomplished in a variety of therapeutic techniques and interventions. Ability to work independently and ensure accurate and timely service delivery and reporting.

Qualifying Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Professional Experience:

Psychotherapist (Sole Proprietor), 04/2018 to present

Operate small private psychotherapy practice serving clients in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.

Psychotherapist (Individual Contractor), 10/2015 to 04/2018

Philip Solomon and Associates – Pompano Beach, FL

Provided in-home mental health services to persons with psychiatric disabilities. Conducted assessments, formulated treatment plans, provided individual therapy, connected clients with community services as needed, and documented services and responses to treatment in client case files.

Transitional Drug Abuse Treatment (TDAT) Counselor, 12/2014 to 06/2015

South Florida Clinical Treatment Center - Miami, FL

Delivered weekly individual and group counseling sessions to convicted felons with identified substance disorders for a minimum of six months following their release from prison. Funded by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, the program was devised to help prevent relapse and/or recidivism of former offenders transitioning back into society.

Director of Student Counseling Services, 11/2011 to 06/2014

Johnson and Wales University – North Miami Campus, FL

Established and oversaw the activities of a Student Counseling Center serving a campus of approximately 1,800 undergraduate students. Provided individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, outreach services, psychiatric and long-term therapy referrals, and preventive mental health programming to students. Supervised Center staff, served as mental health consultant to faculty, staff and parents, and served on multiple committees to promote student success and retention.

Adolescent and Family Therapist, 02/2010 to 07/2011

Village South, Inc. Adolescent Treatment Center

Provided individual and family therapy as well as psychoeducational group counseling to youth ages 12 to 18 in residential treatment for co-occurring disorders.

Medical Social Worker, 11/2006 to 07/2009

Social Work PRN - Hollywood, FL

Provided social work services in multiple facilities to patients undergoing various forms of medical treatment, including acute care, skilled nursing, chronic care, physical therapy, ventilator support and kidney dialysis.

Assistant Director of Social Services, 02/2005 to 10/2005

Salvation Army of Broward County, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Supervised a social services staff of 18 at a facility providing emergency and transitional housing, case management, life skills and career training to approximately 60 individuals and 35 families.

Executive Director, 12/2001 to 02/2004

PACE Center for Girls of Miami, Miami, FL

Oversaw daily operations of an intensive prevention and early intervention program combining middle and high school on-site curricula with wrap-around social services to serve 52 at-risk girls, with 15 staff. Responsibilities included fiscal management, board and community relations, program development, staff oversight and quality assurance.

Assistant Director, 09/1994 to 11/2001

Miami-Dade Advocates for Victims – Miami, FL

Assisted agency director in the administration of Miami-Dade County’s two domestic violence shelters, a transitional housing program for domestic violence survivors, and a program for victims of violent crime. Duties included grant-writing, compliance oversight, PR, training, staff supervision, and development of resource materials.

Education:

Master of Social Work

Florida International University, Miami, FL

Dual track program in Macro and Direct Practices

Bachelor of Arts

International Relations

Beloit College, Beloit, WI.

Additional Skills and Experience:

State of Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker, License # SW9584

Florida Qualified Clinical Supervisor

Spanish language proficiency

Ten years’ part-time experience teaching adult learners, undergraduate and graduate students

National Association of Social Workers (NASW) member

Strong interpersonal skills

Individual and family counseling

Case management

Group facilitation

management

Crisis intervention

Teaching/training

Intra-agency and cross-system collaboration

Problem-solving and conflict resolution



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