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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
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Education
Ph.D.: Art Therapy, Expected in 05/2026
Florida State University - Tallahassee, FL
GPA:
Master of Science: Art Therapy, Expected in 05/2023
Florida State University - Tallahassee, FL
GPA:
Master of Arts: in Educational Psychology, Expected in 05/2018
Teachers College of Columbia University - New York, NY
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Bachelor of Arts: Theater Arts, Expected in 05/1990
University of North Carolina At Charlotte - Charlotte, NC
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Professional Summary

Experienced artist and passionate art therapy graduate seeks to help others to confront feelings and express emotions through art making in diverse media. Adept in eliciting trust, patience, and creativity in individuals, including those from diverse cultural backgrounds. Practiced in diagnostic assessments and implementing effective art therapy interventions in individual and group art therapy sessions and open studio art environments.

Skills
  • Analytical and critical thinking
  • Promotion of creativity
  • Treatment planning
  • Documentation skills
  • Flexibility and adaptable to change
  • Planning and coordination strengths
  • Skilled with MS Office and Photoshop
  • Active listening
  • Cultural awareness
  • Teamwork and collaboration
Work History
CASE AIDE, 11/2021 to Current
Brooklyn Community ServicesBrooklyln, NY,
  • Coordinate referrals and direct support for 120+ refugee clients
  • Improve clients' coping with routine life activities such as food budgeting, rental payments, employment, and orientation to transportation systems and schooling
  • Participate in continuous team improvement meetings by generating suggestions, engaging in problem-solving activities to strengthen efficiency for client independence and self-sufficiency
  • Created Excel spreadsheets to document medical and dental appointments for refugee families, communicate with responsible parties to solve billing errors, daily use of Teams for direct communication with staff and creation of ongoing calendars
  • Assist 5 interns with orientation to office requirements, educating them to process Social Security and other government forms on behalf of new arrivals
  • Perform successfully within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere, communicating with case workers, employment and housing specialists, and site manager
  • Prepare variety of written communications, reports and documents
  • Demonstrate respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed
  • Welcome new arrivals at airport and orient them to temporary or permanent housing using translation services as required
RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR, 01/2020 to 04/2021
Capital District YmcaGuilderland, NY,

Observed, monitored and documented client behavior and responses to treatment

  • Translated patients' treatment goals into art therapy interventions and integrated patients' behaviors with graphic responses
  • Maintained confidential records of therapeutic sessions and observations
  • Managed inventory and ordered new art supplies
  • Completed art therapy diagnostic assessments and collaborated with clients to create and implement treatment
  • Facilitated minimum of 6 art-based groups sessions per week
  • Wrote treatment plans, case summaries and progress reports related to individual clients or client groups
  • Built rapport with clients during art or other therapy sessions, acknowledging progress and reflected upon reactions to artistic process
  • Used experiential workshops to communicate principles of art therapy
  • Held individual art therapy sessions to assist patients with managing symptoms and redirecting urges
  • Attended meetings to develop and implement individually tailored treatment plans to lead residents to successful reintegration into society
  • Delivered weekly summaries on resident progression and regression in treatment to provide recommendations towards treatment plan for success
  • Engaged intervention techniques to deescalate aggressive and hostile behavior of residents
  • Supported residents in coping with emotions and fears through one-on-one sessions
  • Solved grievances and complaints by collaborating with residents
ART THERAPY INTERN, 08/2019 to 12/2019
Sisters In Sobriety (Disc Village)City, STATE,
  • Managed open art studio with art therapy centered classes and workshops
  • Monitored and recorded patient conditions and progress and reported to other counselors and supervisor
  • Assessed needs of each client and developed art therapy interventions to meet needs
  • Maintained confidential records of therapeutic sessions and observations
  • Developed goal-oriented psycho-educational therapeutic activities to improve clients' level of functioning
  • Completed diagnostic assessments and collaborated with clients to create and implement treatment
  • Observed 11 to 22 patients during group sessions to assess progress
  • Built rapport with clients during art or other therapy sessions
  • Designed art therapy sessions and programs to meet client's goals or objectives
ART THERAPY INTERN, 01/2019 to 05/2019
Encompass Health RehabilitationCity, STATE,
  • Managed open art studio with art therapy centered classes and workshops
  • Handled caseload of 5 individual clients requesting art therapy activities
  • Monitored and recorded patient conditions and progress and reported to supervisor
  • Observed, monitored and documented client behavior and responses to treatment
  • Facilitated art-based groups for rehab patients with more than 10 weekly sessions
  • Observed patients during sessions to assess progress
  • Held individual art therapy sessions to assist patients with managing symptoms
Certifications

Qualitative Research Graduate Certificate

Nova Southeastern University, 2018

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Florida State University
  • Florida State University
  • Teachers College of Columbia University
  • University of North Carolina At Charlotte

Job Titles Held:

  • CASE AIDE
  • RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR
  • ART THERAPY INTERN
  • ART THERAPY INTERN

Degrees

  • Ph.D.
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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