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Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor

Location:
Manchester, NH, 03104
Posted:
May 26, 2020

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MARY BRADY, MA, LCMHC

** ******* **, ********** **, 03104 603-***-**** addfiy@r.postjobfree.com

Summary

I have a unique combination of clinical experience working with individual, group, family systems and children. I have many years of experience in the field of clinical mental health as well as social work, with a focus on trauma and addiction. Treatment practices include CBT/ DBT, SFT, Expressive Therapy, Family/Couples Therapy and Psychoanalysis. I have advanced training in Emergency services in my previous roles as an Emergency Psychiatric Crisis Clinician. My focus while in graduate school lead to extensive research on PTSD, DID, and BPD followed by a rigorous clinical internship in a PHP outpatient program as a DBT clinician. I can be a true asset for any agency I work for providing clientele who are suffering from co-occurring disorders, most axis one and axis 2 diagnosis with the best appropriate treatment, as well as the highest level of recovery through solid treatment plans, team collaboration, individualized, family and group centered treatment services. I also bring with me a good sense of humor.

Education

MASTER OF ARTS 05/2010 ANTIOCH NEW ENGLAND GRADUATE SCHOOL (CACREP ACCREDITED)

·Clinical Mental Health Counseling

·Concentration: Substance Abuse

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE HAHNEMANN MEDICAL COLLEGE

· Major: Mental Health Technology

Licenses/Certificates

LCMHC- Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor #1267 New Hampshire 07/2017 FCT- Family Centered Treatment Certification 09/2015

QMHP- Qualified Mental Health Professional Vermont Department of Mental Health- Legal Division 05/2011 Expressive Arts Therapy Certification 06/1979

Professional Experience

INTAKE CLINICIAN THE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER OF GREATER MANCHESTER 09/2015-present

·Performed diagnostic evaluations for clients by conducting intake interviews, strength-based assessments, and evaluating clients to determine treatment strategies.

·Worked collaboratively with referral sources and key staff to identify and implement treatment goals.

·Prepared and maintained clinical case records and other required documentation according to guidelines.

·Attended and participated in clinical supervision meetings.

IN HOME FAMILY THERAPY CLINICIAN THE MENTOR NETWORK 04/2014-09/2015

·Provide home based evaluation, family therapy, crisis intervention, stabilization, and case management to children, adolescents and their families as part of a multidisciplinary team.

·Attend large systems meetings, maintain documentation and attend weekly staff meetings.

·Evaluate the progress of clients through ongoing home visits, collateral reports, individual meetings, and feedback from other involved providers.

·Provides supervision to case managers and paraprofessionals.

EMERGENCY SERVICE CLINICIAN LAHEY HEALTH BEHAVIORAL SERVICES 02/2013-04/2014

·Performs on site and mobile crisis evaluations including insurance precertification and dispositions.

·Travels to multiple alliance vendor hospitals and community base locations in the region to provide emergency crisis evaluations and all related service delivery requirements e.g., mental status assessments, requests for consultation, case disposition, insurance authorization, collateral contact.

·Coordinates efforts regarding medical care with the oncall psychiatrist and the consulting physician.

·Conducts mental status exams and diagnostic assessments.

·Assess and perform involuntary admissions and court screenings.

·Provides short-term individual psychotherapy services to a small caseload of clients after initial screening.

CRISIS INTERVENTION SPECIALIST HEALTH CARE & REHABILITATION SERVICES 05/2010-08/2012

·Conduct emergency mental health evaluations in a variety of settings including hospital emergency departments, prisons, and police stations for a diverse population of clients presenting with acute mental health and substance abuse conditions.

·Performs on site and mobile crisis evaluations including insurance precertification and dispositions.

·Provides emergency psychotherapy interventions to sub-acute patients in the emergency setting where indicated.

·Facilitate referrals and admissions to acute care mental health and substance abuse facilities.

·Assess and perform involuntary admissions and court screenings.

·Provides short-term individual psychotherapy services to a small caseload of clients after initial screening.

·Participate in crisis team staff meetings and attend to all aspects of documentation required for position.

·Supervises non-QMHP Clinicians.

ASSESSMENT SOCIAL WORKER NH DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES 1992-1997

·Investigates and assesses alleged reports of child abuse and neglect.

·Interacts with families, courts and providers to ensure that children’s’ safety is maintained.

·Prepares judicial case preparation, petition filing, and testimonies.

·Works closely with local and state police departments investigating reports of sexual abuse.

FAMILY SERVICE SOCIAL WORKER CT DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES 1985-1992

·Provides safety and stabilization to children and families in states custody.

·Conducts biopsychosocial assessments for a caseload of 35-40 children.

·Provides permanency placement for children and termination of parental rights when reunification is not possible.

·Conducts probate studies, case preparation, and petition filing.

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Honors, Awards & Presentations

HCRS (Health Care and Rehabilitation Services)

Standing Ovation Award (2011)

HCRS (Health Care and Rehabilitation Services)

Standing Ovation Award (2010)

State of New Hampshire

Nominated for Social Worker of the Year (1997)

New Hampshire Department of Children, Youth and Families

Valley Regional Hospital

Panel Discussion Organizer for sexual offenders (1994)

State of New Hampshire

Member of the New Hampshire Child Abuse Task Force (1992-1997)

State of Connecticut

Presented with Honorable Social Worker of the Year (1987)

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