Fast learner”, “Highly dependable” or “Excellent attention to detail”.
Honors & Awards
Social Work Departmental honors
B2H Waiver Service Provider, 12/2015 to Current Catholic Guardian Services – Bronx, NY
Provides skill building, crisis intervention, supported employment, family caregiver supports and services.
Facilitates skill building to children with severe emotional disturbance, medical fragility and developmental disabilities.
Conduct home visits and case management functions for 10 clients.
Creates detailed service plan, utilization and progress notes for individuals.
Home Health Aide, 10/2005 Partners In care – Manhattan, NY
Assisted clients with daily life Activities Provided recreation therapy to promote wellness Assisted clients with Physical therapy such as ambulation to regain their physical strength Effectively Communicated and engaged with clients at all levels Adhered to principles of infection control, identified safety hazards and provided a safe environment for clients and their family Prevented client's confidentiality to protect client's right to privacy.
Student Intern, 09/2014 to 05/2015 VIP Community Services – Bronx, NY
Facilitated substance abuse relapse prevention groups and motivated clients to stay in treatment Assessed client's need based on their bio-psycho social functioning and created priorities consequently. Provided Case Management advocacy for 5 clients Advocated on clients behalf to acquire resources and to ensure adequate service delivery Provided crisis intervention and referred clients for further psychiatric assessment as needed.
Student Intern, 09/2013 to 05/2014 JASA Co-Op City NORC – Bronx, NY
Provided case management services to older adults. Assisted client's with re certification for entitlement benefits such as Medicaid, Food stamp and Sect 8. Linkage to and coordination with other service providers outside of the agency Conducted home visits, Facilitated recreational senior groups and the adult day care center. Provided monthly statistic report.
Student Intern, 09/2011 to 05/2012 Isabella Geriatric Center – Bronx, NY
Assessed, addressed and monitored psycho social needs of clients.
Provided Case management services.
Advocated on behalf of clients.
Master of Arts: Social Work, 5/2015 Adelphi University - New York, NY
BA: Social Work, 5/2014 Lehman College - Bronx, NY Social Work
AAS: Human Services, 6/2012 Bronx Community College - Bronx, NY Human Services