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Mental Health Assistant

Cheverly, MD
February 28, 2020

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Resume For Ms. Sindile Dlamini

**** ******** ******, ******** *****, USA • Cell: 202-***-**** •


The Chicago School of Professional psychology, Washington, dc campus

2019 Ph.D. student, international psychology, trauma services concentration

topic:exploring pregnant women’s psychosocial stressors impact on mental health wellbeing in soweto, south africa

GPA: 3.70

Howard University Washington, District of Colombia

Master of Divinity, Religion

May 2011

Andrews University Berrien Springs, Michigan

Bachelor of Business Administration, Management

August 1996


Howard University Hospital Washington, D.C. July 2013-Current

Research Scholar-Chaplain

• Conduct patient visits in Emergency Department, Palliative Care Unit & Maternity Unit

Participate in daily inter-disciplinary huddle with doctors, nurses, social work & risk management

• Patient Advocate & counseling support for staff, patients and family members

• Administration Support



Co-Investigator with Department of Pediatrics & Child Health, Psychiatry, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Social Work and Chaplain Services

Maternal longitudinal depression study

Data collection, processing and analysis

Howard University Center for Drug Abuse Research Washington, D.C. Sept 2011 -ay 2013t

Service Learning Coordinator & Teaching Associate (Intern Position)

• Coordinate placement for student and site supervisors

• Secure new sites for student placement

• Research articles related to juvenile justice services & drug usage for conference & events

• Assisted with grant compilation

• Teaching associate to undergraduate students preparing for life and career success

Howard University School of Divinity Washington, D.C. Sept.2008-May 2011

Research Assistant in the Office of the Dean

• Provide assistance with the preparation of project-related reports and manuscripts

• Compile annotated bibliographies and electronic data base

• Transcribe transcripts and conduct online data research

• Prepare written reports and summarize research results

• Edit written documents and book selections


Vuka Africa Foun dation & ministry Johannesburg, South Africa Jan. 2000 – July 2008

Office Manager & Personal Assistant

• Provided administration office support

• Diary & itinerary management

• Provided basic accounting and petty cash reconciliation

• Conducted event and conference planning, organization and implementation

• Compiled training manuals and conducted training facilitation & presentation

• Missions coordinator

Hay Management Consultants Johannesburg, South Africa July 199-Dec 1999

Survey Analyst

• Salary and remuneration data collection, research, analysis and compilation

• Prepared new salary markets and surveys; updated existing salary markets

• Survey results presentation

• Maintain client relationships and seek new business clients

African Life Insurance Johannesburg, South Africa January 1996-June 1996

Actuarial Assistant

• Internal & external customer service

• Provide calculated surrender values for insurance policies

• Provide administration support to department

Extra-Curricular Activities & Leadership Positions:

• 2018: State of Maryland Sister State South Africa program Youth Liaison

• 2017: Toastmasters Competent Communicator recipient

• 2015: Board Director, Daughters of African-Atlantic Fund

• 2015-18: Mayors Office of African Affairs Grant Reviewer

• 2014-19: Board Director, Caribbean African Faith Based Leadership Conference

• 2013-14: Volunteer Coordinator, Presidential Inauguration Committee, Faith Based Food Drive

• 2012: Alternative Spring Break Advisor, Howard University

• 2011: Hospitality Attendant to Secretary of Health & Human Services, Spring 2011 Convocation

• 2011-2013: General Board Secretary, Michigan Park Christian Church

• 2008-2009: Convocation Committee Member, Howard University School of Divinity

• 2008-2009: Student Government Association Secretary, Howard University School of Divinity

Awards & Recognition:

• 2019: Global Scholar Scholarship Award Recipient: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

• 2018: Global Psychology Start Up Award Recipient: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

• 2018: Global Impact Scholar Award Recipient: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

• 2017: Certificate of Completion: Grief to Gratitude Coach

• 2012: Certification of Ordination, Disciples of Christ denomination, Capital Area

• 2011: Certificate of Completion, Clinical Pastoral Education Level 1, Providence Hospital

• 2011: Golden Key International Honour Society Award, Howard University Chapter

• 2010: John & Elizabeth Coursey Scholarship, Howard University School of Divinity

• 2010-2011: Lula Cole Dawson International Affairs Scholarship, Howard University

• 2009: The Anthony Dilliard, Jr. Scholarship Award, Howard University School of Divinity

• 2009: Graduate Student Assembly Humanitarian Award, Howard University

• 2008-2011, Faculty Research Scholar Award, Howard University School of Divinity

TCSPP Highlights

• 2019: Co-Presenter at TCSPP Cultural Impact Conference. Presentation topic: “ A Comprehensive Approach to Gun Violence Prevention: An International Perspective”

• 2017: Presenter at TSCPP Cultural Impact Conference. Presentation topic: “Using a stepped care model for maternal mental health care assessment in low income women in Kwa-Manzini, eSwatini: A Southern African Perspective”

• 2017: International Student Ambassador assigned to Iceland APA President during 2017 APA Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

• 2017: International Psychology Field Experience to Philippines

• 2016: International Psychology Field Experience to Rwanda

Key Skills & Experience:

• Planning & Organizing programs and events

• Syllabus Co-ordination

• Extra-curricular Co-ordination

• Team Work

• Writing Reports

• English & Zulu Tutor,

• Reading Tutor

Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

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