Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Focused Peer support skilled in delivering caring and compassionate support to address mental health issues. Well-versed in leading both one-on-one and group counseling sessions to improve client well-being and coping skills development. 5 year history of advocating for clients to obtain resources and enhance support networks. Adept at optimizing program operations to maximize support.

  • Rapport building
  • Cultural awareness
  • Consultation and advisory
  • Insurance Knowledge
  • Computer literacy
  • Problem resolution
  • Advisory
  • Interpersonal abilities
  • Leadership skills
  • Recovery guidance
  • Mental health services
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Skill Development
  • Mental health assessment
  • Treatment planning
Work History
01/2017 to Current
Admissions Coordinator Signature Healthcare Lawrenceburg, KY,
  • Assisted in peers admission process based on state requirements.
  • Obtained updated contact information from all subjects and verified data for accuracy.
  • Explained questions in better detail for interviewees to allow truthful answers.
  • Observed participants and recorded results.
  • Conducted interviews with participants to assess eligibility.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
01/2016 to Current
Peer Support Specilist, Mental Health Practitioner Elwyn Sonoma, CA,
  • Transported individuals to medical appointments and support meetings whenever needed.
  • Demonstrated extensive knowledge of recovery and wellness principles and shared this information with others struggling during recovery.
  • Built relationships with others based upon trust and honesty by using active listening and dynamic communication skills.
  • Built treatment plans with peers in order to help them identify what goals and objectives they would like to work on.
  • Inspired peers and assisted in developing creativity and self-expression through various art forms.
  • Encouraged peers to perform at peak ability.
  • Helped peers manipulate variety of media to express emotions, feelings, attitude and intent.
  • Guided peers to develop and hone creative processes and problem-solving skills.
05/2009 to 12/2015
DSP Lutheran Social Services Of Minnesota City, STATE,
  • Promoted health and wellness in psychiatric patients by providing caring emotional support and encouragement.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Identified needs and coordinated plans for travel and out-of-town functions.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager.
  • Shopped for groceries regularly in order to keep house stocked with necessities.
  • Ran errands for customers, including shopping, and picking up other necessities.
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Established nutritious meal plans and prepared daily offerings to meet patient dietary needs.
  • Replaced bandages, dressings and binders to care for wounds and encourage healing.
  • Entrusted to handle confidential and sensitive situations in professional matter.
  • Determined specific needs and provided most appropriate level of services for patient well-being.
  • Provided multifaceted services to career professionals by running errands, managing mail, scheduling appointments and arranging transportation.
  • Applied mobility assistance knowledge to safely ambulate patients in different spaces involving varying elevations and obstacles.
  • Turned and positioned bedbound patients to prevent bedsores and maintain comfort levels.
  • Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
  • Helped clients with hygiene-related tasks such as brushing teeth, bathing, grooming and toileting.
  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books.
  • Laundered items, changed sheets and made bed to keep patients' bedroom clean.
  • Kept household areas clean and well-stocked, ran errands, managed laundry and completed weekly grocery shopping.
  • Kept patients mentally alert by entertaining, conversing and reading aloud to patients.
Expected in
CNA: Health Care
Itasca Community College - Grand Rapids, MN,
Expected in
High School Diploma:
Grand Rapids High School - Grand Rapids, MN,
Expected in 2015
Certified Peer Specilist : Mental Health
State of Minnesota - ,

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School Attended

  • Itasca Community College
  • Grand Rapids High School
  • State of Minnesota

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