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Mental Health Support

Location:
Ancaster, Ontario, Canada
Posted:
January 10, 2017

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OBJECTIVE

To work in a

field where my

skills and

experience will

help others.

SKILLS

Certificates in

the following

Non-violent

Crisis

Intervention

(NVCI), Applied

Suicide

Intervention

Skills Training

(ASIST),

Violence Threat

Risk Assessment

(VTRA), Crucial

Conversations,

Compassion

Fatigue and

Safety Planning

EXPERIENCE

CRISIS WORKER/ HERE 24/7 SERVICE COORDINATOR • CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION • APRIL 2013 – MAY 2016

- Evaluated individuals and made an intervention plan for their recovery

- Determined specific counseling needs by taking case histories

- Assisted individuals and their families in overcoming crisis situations

- Instilled a sense of safety, recovery and confidence in individuals

- Worker with medical professionals in gaining desired level of functioning CRISIS WORKER• COMMUNITY TORCHLIGHT • MAY 2011 – JANUARY 1 2013

- Provide telephone support to individuals in crisis regarding suicidality, addictions, abuse and other mental health concerns

- Worked with Police in assisting individuals in crisis

- Maintained records according to policies and procedures

- Trained volunteers working on the Distress Line

- Crisis Support Worker • Wellington County Victim Services • March 2009 – March 2013 Attended calls with the Ontario Provincial Police to provide 24 hour on-scene trauma counseling

- Ensured that individuals involved in crisis were connected to the appropriate community services for follow up

- Provided follow up calls

- Completed necessary documentation

CRISIS SUPPORT WORKER • WELLINGTON COUNTY VICTIM SERVICES • MARCH 2009 – MARCH 2013

- Attended calls with the Ontario Provincial Police to provide 24 hour on-scene trauma counseling

- Ensured that individuals involved in crisis were connected to the appropriate community services for follow up

- Provided follow up calls

- Completed necessary documentation

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P.O. BOX 116 MILLGROVE, ONTARIO, L0R 1V0

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EDUCATION

NURSING UNIT CLERK• 2011 • ALGONQUIN COLLEGE

- Graduated at the top of my class with a 95% average CRISIS INTERVENTION WORKER• 2009• WELLINGTON COUNTY OPP

- Completed a 8 month training course

PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER • 2006 • CONESTOGA COLLEGE

- Graduated top of my class with a 90% average

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER • 1990 • HUMBER COLLEGE

- Graduated with the top of my class with an 80% average VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE OR LEADERSHIP

Have been a volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society since 2006. Received an award for Impact In Community Leadership for chairing the Relay for Life and the Wellington Warrior Challenge.



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