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Customer Service Mental Health

Location:
Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
Salary:
38,000 Yearly
Posted:
January 10, 2017

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Monica Ann Capezza, M.S., ATR

Activity Therapist and Residential Counselor

Phone: 910-***-**** Email: acx7r0@r.postjobfree.com

OBJECTIVE

Human Service professional with 9 years of experience eager and willing to learn new skills, take on challenges, and complete any necessary education for career growth. Encourage and motivate others to

promote positive outcomes. To maintain listening and communication skills; resulting in client confidence.

CORE PROFESSIONAL STRENGHTS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Genuine interest in others Ability to listen to others on multiple levels Accessibility and Authenticity

Flexibility Self-reflection Created therapeutic art programs at 2 organizations

EMPLOYMENT HIGHLIGHTS

New Hope Treatment Center Sept. 2014-March 2015

Residential Counselor, Rock Hill, SC

Counseled children and adolescents using cognitive behavior therapy techniques

Assisted residents with nurturing activities and with their daily living routines

Brynn Marr Hospital July 2005–Dec. 2011

Art Therapist, Jacksonville, NC

Conducted clinical art groups and various therapeutic groups for children and adolescents diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and multiple behavior challenges

Crisis intervention and de-escalation

Evergreen Behavioral Health Sept. 2004- March 2005

Direct-Care Worker, Wilmington, NC

Taught daily living skills to behaviorally challenged and developmentally disabled adults

Crisis intervention and de-escalation

Created and lead an art enrichment program for individuals in the group home

Worked one to one with individuals in the community teaching social skills and participated community service projects, enrichment activities, and community integration

Holyoke Rehabilitation Center Aug. 2000-Aug. 2002 Therapeutic Recreation Aid, Holyoke, MA

Created and lead therapeutic poetry reading, drama, art, and exercise groups

Ensured safety and well-being of individuals attending in-patient treatment programs

Provided support for individuals with mental health, traumatic brain injury, and substance abuse issues

OTHER POSITIONS HELD:

Belk, Customer Service Associate

Wal-Mart, Event Specialist

Healthy Home Market, Sales Associate

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

-M.S. Art Therapy-Springfield College: Springfield, MA 2004

Clinical Training: Massachusetts Career and Development Institute; Alternative High School for Behavior Challenged Adolescents

-B.F.A. Video and Fine Arts, University of Hartford: West Hartford, CT 1989

-International Taekwondo Certified in 2nd Degree Black Belt, West Hartford, CT 1996

-Wellness Recovery Action Plan Certified 2016

-NC Peer Support Specialist Counselor Certification 2016

RFERENCES

Dr. Anita Levine

Brynn Marr Hospital

Jacksonville, NC

910-***-****

Cynthia Wauin

Brynn Marr Hospital

Jacksonville, NC

910-***-****

Earl Craig Jr.

NAMI

Wilmington, NC

443-***-****



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