Seeking job entry level job, looking to apply my education and experience to a job in Human Services field. Areas of proficiency include computer skills, typing skills, communication skills, can adapt to changes and meet deadlines.
Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Calm under pressure
Experience working with individuals with addictions and mental health disorders
knowledge of 12 step program
Coin recipient for the National Guard in outstanding leadership
Rosebud Sioux Tribe Methamphetamine RehabRosebud, SDCounselor TraineeWorked independently and as part of a team to achieve program deadlines. Interviewed and assessed new clients each week. Selected and compiled relevant information and resources for clients to support them in overcoming mental and emotional problems. Referred clients to outside social service providers to address psychiatric and personal issues. Completed documentation for all clients attending group sessions. Pursued ongoing education and training opportunities to further develop professional skills. Communicated regularly with family members and significant others during the treatment process. Planned and ran an outpatient program targeted at inmates in the correctional facility. Assisted clients in scheduling home visits and phone calls and monitored effectiveness of these activities. Tracked client movement on and off the unit by documenting times and destinations of clients. Charted and recorded information in client files.
Rosebud Sioux Tribe Ambulance ServiceRosebud, SDDispatcherProvided accurate and appropriate information in response to emergency situations. Quickly responded to crisis situations when severe mental health arouse. Documented all patient information and collaborated closely with other emergency service teams to improve response time to patients. Remained calm and multi-tasked in hectic situations, prioritized and remained motivated throughout situations.
Horizon Health CareMission, SDCertified Nurse AidRecorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols. Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Followed orders given by RN or Physician.
Todd County HighschoolMission, SD, USAGeneral
Sinte Gleska UniversityMission, SD, USAAssociate of Arts: Human Services