HARTFORD, CT ***20
OBJECTIVE: Seeking a position in Social Services or Allied Health field. My ambition
is to influence the lives of consumers of the Mental Health and Social
Training: Graduate Advocacy Unlimited Advocacy Training
Volunteer: Friend to Friend Program, at Chrysalis Center
Administration Assistant, Advocacy Unlimited
• Excellent verbal and writing skills.
• Effective working with people and assisting with personal needs.
• Strong problem solving abilities, working cooperatively as a team to find solutions.
• Working knowledge of medical terminology and procedures.
• Developed and implemented operating procedures such as: Emergency Preparedness, Safety Procedures, and Rules & Regulations.
• Founded Breakfast Program, which provided residents with proper nutrition, and to ensure residents could take medications.
• Overhauled, and administrated Clothing Program to assist residents with job interviews, civic functions, church attendance, image and self-esteem.
• Supervised students and residents in a therapeutic, scholastic and residential environment.
• Monitored as many as 50 residents in an Assisted Living Facility.
• Supervised residents on field trips to ensure safety of residents and general public alike.
• Observed, and supervised patient behavior in common areas.
• Conducted Life Skills classes and orientation of program requirements.
• Administered medications at prescribed intervals.
• Enhanced quality of life for residents in advanced stages of AIDS.
• Tracked patient’s vital signs, blood sugar levels, and EKG readings.
• Observed, and charted patient’s behavior to assist doctors with treatment.
• Assist with classroom activities such as correcting papers.
• Arrange classes and speakers, maintain student files.
• Advocate for people with mental and physical disabilities.
• Organize advocate base to effectively lobby for issues effecting those with mental health disabilities.
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