Bakersfield, CA 93312
A full-time position where I can utilize my experience in educational or healthcare settings as well as my studies in psychology.
Bachelor of Arts, Double majors in Psychology and Chicana/o Studies
University of California, Davis, August 2012
Coursework related to position:
Abnormal Psychology, Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Introduction to Psychobiology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Development, Social and Personal Development,
Familiar with the California State Licensing Regulations for a Residential Care Facility.
Completion of requirements for certification in Adult CPR and First Aid (1/12).
Computer: Proficient in MS Word, Excel, email and Internet Explorer in PC environments.
Language: Knowledge of Spanish (written and spoken).
Character Traits: Ambitious, responsible, willing to learn, organized, friendly, sociable
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