Hilary J. Ryan, MSW, LCSW
North Oxford MA 01537
I am currently seeking a position in an environment that promotes team collaboration with a person centered focus to promote health, wellness and recovery.
2017-2019 PERSONAL CARE PROVIDER, PRIVATE EMPLOYER
Provided Individualized Patient Centered Personal Care for an Individual in Private home setting as well as companionship, Daily assessment of mental status and needs. Support and education to Family, Counseling and activities for memory care individual, Homemaking.
2013-2017 SENIOR OUTREACH CLINICIAN, RIVERSIDE COMMUNITY CARE (RCC)
Assisting operation Respite, Community Crisis Stabilization, and Mobile Respite programs.
Primary Clinician and supervisory contact providing assessments, clinical treatment, service planning and family counseling
Individual settings, collaborating with local community agencies and insurance companies to serve the best interests of clients
Focusing on case management to coordinate effective linkages with short and long-term providers and community supports
Supervising mobile Respite Case Managers to develop assertive treatment plans that led to wellness and recovery.
2007-20013 PROGRAM MANAGER, COMMUNITY CRISIS STABILIZATION/RESPITE, RCC MILFORD MA
Responsibilities included overseeing all aspects of needs and treatment assessment related to admissions to the program with collaboration with treatment team members. I was responsible for overseeing the day-to-day needs and programming of the unit on a person focused level. I provided supervisory contact with program staff and maintained supervisory contact with the Emergency Service Director as well as the Nurse Manager to ensure best person centered care. I conducted Assessments, collaborated on treatment plans/goals and worked with staff for implementation of such with the inclusion of all involved community care providers. Responsibilities included scheduling and maintaining statistics relating to program operations.
1994-2006 FEE FOR SERVICE OUTPATIENT THERAPIST, RCC, UPTON, MA
Initial individual assessments, establishing treatment goals and implementation as well as ongoing outreach and person centered individual counseling in a community setting with provision of available resources and contacts with community providers.
1994-1996 COORDINATOR COMMUNITY CRISIS STABILIZATION/DMH RESPITE UNIT, RCC. HOPEDALE MA.
Overseeing treatment programming with an interdisciplinary team
Supervising and support of program staff, managing daily operations, working with outside providers, billing, scheduling, admission assessment, discharge planning needs and coordination of long and short term aftercare needs and follow-up.
1992-1994 DIR. OF SOCIAL WORK SERVICES WESTBOROUGH NURSING CTR,HILLHAVEN COORPORATION, WESTBOROUGH MA.
Responsible for coordinating and providing social work supports for the Residents of a 123 bed multileveled facility. Functions included conducting full Bio-psychosocial assessment with follow through on establishing comprehensive care treatment plans and interventions, coordination of weekly interdisciplinary meeting with Family and Resident involvement, acting as a liaison between Nursing Facility and community agencies, providing referral and follow-up with consultants, residents and advocacy as well as in-servicing of staff. I was involved in the establishment of a new Alzheimer’s unit and led a community-based family support group at the Westborough Senior Center
1989-1982 MEDICAL/SURGICAL SOCIAL WORKER, THE CAMBRIDGE HOSPITAL, CAMBRIDGE MA
Responsible for conducting bio-psychosocial assessments on all patients admitted to a thirty bed adult medical unit with focus upon acute care, emotionally and medically related needs impinging upon treatment, recovery and safe transition from one care environment to another with an interdisciplinary approach to post discharge needs
MASTERS DEGREE: BOSTON COLLEGE GRADUATE SCHOOL of SOCIAL WORK, CHESTNUT HILL, MA
Concentrated training in all areas of social work. Completed degree in May, 1989. MSW
Current MA. LCSW Licensure
BACHELOR of ARTS DEGREE: STATE UNIVERSITY of NEW YORK, COLLEGE at PURCHASE, PURCHASE NY
Sociology major, Degree, May 1985.
Ability to conduct Biopsychosocial assessments of Person’s served needs in coordination with an interdisciplinary team within acute and community based settings. Ability to access and maintain positive relationships with individuals and knowledge of available resources for Person centered care and concrete and ongoing needs.
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