EUGENE B MITCHELL
Glenarden, MD *****
Assist individuals dealing with substance disorder issues by providing individual and group counseling sessions focused on understanding and coping with problems to improve well being. Advocate for clients to build support networks and obtain necessary resources. Skilled in individual planning and encouragement to further and maintain progress in recovery.
Client goal planning
Tracking client progress
Safety and risk assessments
GREATER ALLEN AME CATHEDRAL RECOVERY MINISTRY
Minister 09/2010 to 07/2019
Developed and implemented a faith based recovery ministry to assist persons struggling with substance abuse through counseling, support group meetings, and referrals for community services.
BROOKLYN COMMUNITY RECOVERY CENTER
Recovery Counselor 06/2012 to 10/2017
Helped clients deal with substance abuse, mental illness and other concerns by delivering personalized counseling support.
Developed and optimized treatment plans to help clients continue to progress.
Facilitated weekly group sessions focused on various issues to help groups and individuals.
Educated family members and helped each support clients by improving coping techniques.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
SOME COLLEGE (NO DEGREE): THEOLOGY
New Brunswick Theological Seminary, New Brunswick, NJ
ASSOCIATE OF ARTS: COMMUNICATION ARTS 05/1988
New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY
Certified Peer Recovery Coach/NYCB
Certified Recovery Peer Advocate-P/NYCB