(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

A passionate working artist with a background in behavioral health and teaching visual arts techniques and theory to children and adolescents. A responsible, self-driven team player who is dedicated to promoting a positive, enthusiastic learning environment to facilitate student interest while executing paperwork and other duties in an organized and timely manner.

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Creative with artistic skill in various media- painting, drawing, jewelry making, printmaking, sculpture
  • Flexible, patient, and able to quickly adapt to a variety of situations
  • Experienced in working with children with behavioral and emotional difficulties
  • Art published and shown in exhibits, galleries and markets
  • Knowledge of Apple operating systems, Word, Powerpoint and Adobe
Drexel University Philadelphia, PA Expected in 2012 Master of Arts : Art Therapy - GPA : GPA: 3.9

GPA: 3.9

University of Pittsburgh Philadelphia, PA Expected in 2010 Bachelor of Science : Psychology, Art, Sociology - GPA : Phi Eta Sigma Honor's Society; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Dean's List

Phi Eta Sigma Honor's Society; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Dean's List

  • Masters thesis: The Use of Art Therapy as a Mode of Treatment for Children of Incarcerated Parents: A Literature Review to Inform Development of Art Therapy Services, published December 2012
  • Award: Leadership Award in Service, Northern Children's Services, June 2014, for providing excellent services to clients and families
Universal Health Services - Art Therapist
Laurel, MD, 06/2013 - Current
  • Implement strengths-based art therapy to children ages 8-13 in an after-school program
  • Conduct individual, group and family therapy sessions as well as tutoring in the home, school and office settings and complete all corresponding clinical documentation within deadline
  • Supervised 3 graduate level interns and assisted in their experiential learning
Northern Children's Services - Lead Mental Health Worker
City, STATE, 06/2012 - 06/2013
  • Prepared after-school curriculum and provided art education and therapy, social skills training, and academic tutoring to children
  • Created and implemented treatment plans to build motivation and help clients achieve their goals
  • Maintained communication and coordinated treatment with families and treatment team
  • Submitted all corresponding clinical documentation within deadline
Parkway West High School - Art Therapy Intern
City, STATE, 08/2011 - 05/2012
  • Created and implemented an art therapy program in an autism support classroom in a high school setting
  • Coordinated with teachers to formulate treatment plans and utilized appropriate art interventions to help students achieve their goals
  • Set foundation for program to continue after internship ended

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