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Assistant Mental Health

Augusta, Georgia, United States
June 05, 2019

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*** ******* ***** *********, **. 30813 706-***-****


To obtain a position with a progressive organization that values my extensive experience and education and to assist with professional development of aspiring leaders


Work one-on-one with children diagnosed with autism and ADHD, implemented an ABA treatment plan designed and guided by Exceptional Education /Student Services Department for Hickory Public Schools and Richmaond County Schools.

Assisted children in acquiring new skills and work toward the goals of building communication, social interactions, problem-solving and adaptive living skills.

Extensive experience in School Counseling, Administrative and Management practices which promote the efficient and effective operation of the school.

Genuinely committed to and passionate about administering and supervising the total school program and providing educational leadership for the students and staff members and teachers that is consistent with the educational goals of the district.

Ability to analyze personal/family situations, and clearly defining concerns and issues. Able to develop concise and practical plans for problem resolution.

Proficient with a wide range of computer software and applications.

Self-motivated, dedicated, and hardworking; maintain the highest degree of professionalism at all times.

Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting all deadlines.

Ability to work with a diverse population.

Experience in analyzing data and its use in formulating policy and program development.

Experience in counseling, academic advising, admissions, and other aspects of student affairs.

Knowledgeable of program or project planning and implementation.

Experience working with faculty, staff and students.

Strong written and oral communications skills.

Experience in responding effectively to internal and external customer.

Ability and experience in developing and implementing training programs, policies and procedures.


School Counselor 2005-2018

Curtis Baptist School, Augusta, GA. 2017-2018

Webb A. Murray Elementary School, Hickory, N.C. 2011-2012

Catawba Valley (Alternative) High School, Hickory, N.C. 2008-2011

Northview Middle School, Hickory, N.C. 2005-2008

Implemented/assist in implementing a comprehensive guidance and counseling plan for the school.

Served as a member of the Response to Intervention Team.

School Standardize Testing Coordinator.

Promoted the school guidance and counseling program to students, school staff, parents and community.

Conducted individual and group counseling with students in the area of educational, academic, career and social/emotional needs.

Coordinated with school staff to provide supportive instructional classroom guidance activities that relate to bullying, peer pressure, puberty, credit recovery and tutoring.

Facilitated staff professional development.

Educational Assistant/Special Needs 2014-2016

Mount Zion Elementary School Johns Island, S.C.

Provide comprehensive assistance and support to children with autism spectrum disorders.

Work with multidisciplinary team of educational and mental health professionals.

Ensure students receive appropriate assessment, treatment and intervention.

Establish open communication, trust and rapport as the foundation for Lifelong Learning.

Identify specific student needs; refer to appropriate community resources.

Implement variety of techniques to help define underlying issues more clearly.

Assist in identifying stressors and triggers leading to unmanageable or crisis situations.

Provide students and parents with coping skills and strategies conducive to academic success.

Create customized Individual Educational Plans based on each individual student learning capabilities.

Maintained respectful, positive relationships with all students and administrative staff.

Career and Technical Education Teacher 2004-2005

Hickory High School, Hickory, N.C.

Assist students with attaining an optimum level of personal and social development in the area of Life and Career Management.

Provided cognitive, developmental and life skills training to student’s with developmental disabilities.

Instructed students in various technical and vocational subjects, such as auto repair, healthcare, and culinary arts.

Instructed academic and technical content to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to enter an occupation.

United States Army (Retired- First Sergeant/Signal Intelligent) 1978-2004

Specialize Training

US Army Sergeants Major Academy, US Army Signal School, Fort Gordon, Georgia 1999

First Sergeant Course

Department of Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute, Melbourne, Florida 1993

Equal Opportunity Managers Course

US Army Signal School, Fort Gordon, Georgia Small Group Instructor Training Course 1993

US Army Signal School, Fort Gordon, Georgia, Total Army Instructor Course 1992

US Army School, Fort Leonardwood, Missouri, Drill Sergeant Course 1986


Lenoir Rhyne University Hickory, N.C. 2005-2007

Troy State University Troy, Alabama 360**-****-****

Master of Education, Counseling/Psychology

Voorhees Management Institute Denmark, South Carolina 29042 1995- 1999

Bachelor of Science, Organizational Management


United States Army Legion of Merit

United States Army Drill Sergeant Instructor Badge

Department of Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute Skilled Qualification Identifier-Q

Signal Corp Regimental Association (Lifetime Member)

School Counselor Association


1.Donna Williams 706-***-**** © Former Principal/Supervisor

Curtis Baptist School 1326 Broad Street Augusta, GA 30601

2.Larry Ford 706-***-**** Principal/Supervisor

Curtis Baptist School 1326 Broad Street Augusta, GA 30601

3.Cornelius Shankle 706-***-**** © United States Army Co-Worker

McDade Road Hephzibah, GA 30815

4.Danny Moore 828-***-**** © Assistant Principal/Co-Worker

Northview Middle School 828-***-**** 302 28th Avenue NE Hickory, N.C. 28601

5.Michael Mitchell 706-***-**** Pastor/United States Army Operations Officer- Supervisor

Restoration Ministries International Christian Fellowship 2404 Tobacco Road Augusta, GA. 30906

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