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

A compassionate, empathetic mental health counselor with experience working with children, adolescents and adults using a variety of theoretical perspectives in individual, family, and group therapy sessions. Demonstrates a passion for supporting the success for members of underserved populations.

Group/Individual Counseling * Substance Abuse Counseling

  • Achieves results using an integrative approach to counseling using Unconditional Positive Regard and Motivational Interviewing.
  • Shows authentic concern for individual clients and the outcome of their decisions. In groups, encourages acceptance and respect among group members, helping them to see what they have in common is greater than their differences.
Education and Training
Expected in 2014 Master of Arts | Clinical Mental Health Counseling The University of Toledo, Toledo , Ohio GPA:

CACREP Accrediated

Expected in 2002 Bachelor of Arts | Elementary Education Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan GPA:
Professional Experience
07/2013 to Current Counseling Practicum and Internship Behavioral Connections | City, STATE,
  • Develops comprehensive treatment plans that are focused on accurate diagnosis and behavioral treatment of problems.
  • Conduct weekly individual, family and group counseling sessions with children, adolescents, and adults diagnosed with a variety of disorders including substance abuse, depression, bipolar disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, ADHD, Sexual abuse/offending, post-traumatic stess disorder and others.
  • Encourage clients to express their feelings, to discuss what is happening in their lives and to help them develop insight into themselves and their relationships.
  • Teaching clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills and functional living skills.
  • Co-facilitate a Sexual Offender group for youth 18 years and under using the Good Lives model for treatment.
  • Co-facilitate a Phase I and Phase II substance abuse groups using a 12 step approach.
  • Develop and write treatment plans, progress notes and diagnostic summaries.
  • Participates in multidisciplinary team meetings to analyze the treatment plans and progress of sexual offenders.
Work History
03/2011 to Current Support Coordinator Employee Health The Toledo Hospital | Toledo , Ohio
03/2009 to 03/2011 Support Coordinator Medical ICU The Toledo Hospital | Toledo , Ohio
03/2007 to 03/2009 Lead Teacher Pre-Kindergarten The Toledo Hospital Child Development Center | Toledo, Ohio
  • CPI Non-violent Crisis Intervention Trained 2014
  • CPR Certification 2014
  • Basic First Aid Certification 2014
  • Psychological First Aid Trained 2013
  • American Counseling Association 2014

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  • Eastern Michigan University

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