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Mental Health Teacher

Location:
Al Ain, Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates
Posted:
March 24, 2019

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Objective

Masters graduate specialized in mental health and psychological therapies at the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. I have a strong practical background in working with children and young adults diagnosed with mental or learning disabilities, conducting psychological therapy sessions such as Cognitive Behavioral therapy.

Qualifications

MASTERS 2017- 2018 BARTS AND THE LONDON SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY, LONDON, UK

Masters in Mental health: Psychological Therapies

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE 2014- 2017 CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY, MONTREAL, CANADA Specialization in Psychology

DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTING 2013 COLLÈGE SUPERIEUR DE MONTREAL, MONTREAL, CANADA

Diplôme d ‘Etudes Professionnelles en Comptabilité HIGHSCHOOL 2012 INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF CHOUEIFAT, AL AIN, UAE Program Excellent (program enriched in all the subjects that permitted to have a scientificmind) Languages spoken

English (IELTS, Score: 7.0)

French (TEFaQ, Score: C1/C2, University level French) Arabic

Work Experience

SEN Teacher THAMES TEACHER 2018 UK

Worked with highly functioning children on the autism spectrum, taught primary children with learning, their everyday tasks and controlling their outburst behaviors. Using ABA-based and PECS, a learning system that allows children with little verbal ability to learn through pictures while also reinforcing good behavior and trying to change problematic behaviour such as hitting, biting or screaming.

COUNSELLOR ONE WESTIMINSTER 2017-2018 UK

Helping in the areas of social/emotional development, academic achievement, career and, ensuring today’s young adults with mental and learning disabilities become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow. Delivering assessments when needed, assessing mental and psychological health, if prone to higher stress or at higher risk of depression as well as aiding them in their day-to-day lives. Also, provided support to people experiencing emotional difficulties by helping them to identify and work through their issues by using techniques such as talking therapy to help them reach their resolutions. A LEVEL SPECIAL NEEDS TUTOR LITE REGAL TUTORS 2018 UK Tutored A-level physics, maths and psychology to students diagnosed with dyslexia or ADHD who were struggling in theoretical and practical applications of the study material. RESEARCH VOLUNTEER FAMILY WELL-BEING PROJECT 2015-2017 CANADA A lab that researches how biological, behavioural, relational and contextual mechanisms connects parenting stress with physical and mental health outcomes especially with autistic children. This current research study that has been going on for the past 2 years, I conducted phone questionnaires with the caregivers of the participants (normal population and diagnosed population), constructed and disseminated online surveys, participated in events to promote the project and recruit participants and ran analysis on the data collected. Assessing the children using the DSM-5. UNIVERSITY LEVEL TUTOR THE ACCESS CENTER FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES 2015-2017 CANADA

Tutored physics, maths and chemistry to university students at the access center, usually tutored students diagnosed with ADHD, down syndrome or other intellectual disabilities. SEN TEACHER AL AIN CENTRE FOR CARE AND REHABILITION 2015 & 2016 UAE Volunteered at a school for young adults diagnosed with mental disabilities such as Autism Spectrum and Down syndrome for two months for two summers. I started off by shadowing a teacher in everyday class with the children and how to interact with them. I used a range of PECS and behavioral techniques to work with teaching these children, in classes and activity settings. Once they were comfortable enough with me, I was able to start teaching them, helping them cope with their everyday challenges. I also worked with the school’s psychologist and learned how she conducts a psychological evaluation where the caregivers fill out a questionnaire and using the DSM-5. TELEPHONE INTERVIEWER TALENTCOR 2014 CANADA

Conducted phone surveys about smoking and health.

ACCOUNTANT INTRADIMEX 2013 UAE

During the internship, I performed real work, which has given me an understanding of an accountants’ duties and responsibilities. I filed away important legal documents and pulled up confidential client’s files for accountants for their meetings. I had to perform date entry tasks using the accounting and bookkeeping software programs. I prepared a variety of financial reports using client data.



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