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United States
August 09, 2012

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Mai Brooke Truong, MSW

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Long Beach, CA 90802



University of California Los Angeles, MSW, June 2012

Concentration: Micro Practice: Individuals, Families, and Groups.

San Francisco State University, BASW, May 2009

Magna Cum Laude, Dean’s List: Fall 2007/Spring 2008, Certification of Appreciation from the SFSU School of Social Work

Professional Experience

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Medical Social Work Intern: Rehabilitation Unit. September 2011-May 2012

Conducted psychosocial assessments, assisted patients and families in adjusting and coping with diagnosis and hospitalization, provided community referrals, communicated and collaborated patient needs with the medical team, coordinated and participated in family meetings, participated in multidisciplinary meetings, treatment planning, completed medical documentation, participated in individual and group supervision. Additional experience in the Orthopedic and PICU units.

The Weingart Center Association, Los Angeles, CA

Clinical Services Intern, September 2010-May 2011

Individual counseling with homeless individuals, conducted psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, support group facilitator, documented client progress notes, implemented various intervention modalities including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy, participated in individual and group supervision, collaborated with MSW interns, supervisors, and staff.

The Janet Pomeroy Center, San Francisco, CA

BSW Intern, August 2008-May 2009

Assisted Center employees in planning and implementing program activities, engaged with clients in teaching life skills, connected clients with social services, facilitated a women’s support group, participated in individual supervision.

Volunteer Experience

International Institute for Cooperation and Development, May-August 2006 Worked in Zambia, Africa for a non-profit organization that aims to provide training and education in rural areas. Worked with the local preschools and women’s clubs, and conducted workshops that taught nutrition and other life skills.

Project Angel Food, December 2006

Volunteer for an annual event selling merchandise to raise funds for a meal delivery service for people living with HIV/AIDS and other terminal illnesses.

Immigrant Rights Summit, September 2007

Engaged and participated as a note taker during conference seminars.


National Association of Social Workers

Other Skills

Microsoft Computer Applications, CernerWorks EMR, CPR/First Aid Certified

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