Licenses Licensed Clinical Social Worker Certified Nutrition and Wellness Consultant ACSM Certified Personal Trainer CPR/AED Certified
Director of Social and Emotional Learning, 07/2015
to 12/2016 Wayside Schools – Austin Texas
Provide district level trainings for all staff on SEL Consult with teachers on how to improve classroom and school culture.
Provide individual and group counseling for all students (ages 3-18) in need Provide behavior support and great Behavior Intervention Plans for students with behavioral needs.
Conduct safety assessments and crisis intervention for students and families in crisis Connect families in crisis with supports in the community for needs such as food, housing, and medical services.
Support all campuses in the Response to Intervention process.
Director of Student Services, 08/2012
to 05/2015 University of Texas Elementary School – Austin Tx
Provide individual and group counseling as well as behavioral support for 305 students between the ages of 4-12yrs old Create Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs) to support students in the classroom.
Manage Special Education Teacher and two teachers aides.
Manage the Social Emotional Learning program across campus.
Run Special Education IEP meetings with families and teachers Create original professional development for teachers around behavior, social and emotional support for students Support teachers, students and families in crisis with both school and non-school issues.
Connected clients with community service and resource agencies.
Developed goal-oriented psychoeducational and activity therapy groups to improve clients' level of functioning.
School Adjustment Counselor, 10/2005
to 06/2012 Peabody Public Schools – Peabody Ma
Adjustment Counselor, 10/2005
to 08/2006 Write IEP Goals and Objectives
Provide Counseling for At Risk students ages 14-21 in an Alternative Program Setting.
Provide crisis intervention.
Work with students to prepare them for work placements following graduation.
Participate in IEP team meetings.
Adjustment Counselor, 08/2006
to 08/2011 Middle School and Elementary School
Provide individual and group counseling for Special Education students who are diagnosed with a disability that impacts their social and/or emotional functioning throughout the day.
Create and run an after school socials kills program for Special Education students.
Participate in the pre-referral process for Special Education.
Create IEP Goals and objectives Consult with teachers regarding classroom behavior for both general education and special education students.
Create and conduct training for teachers regarding classroom behavior.
Conduct Functional Behavioral Analysis on students with challenging behaviors.
Create Behavior Intervention Plans for students with a variety of behaviors CPI Certified.
Middle School Therapeutic Program Administrator, 08/2011
to Current Peabody Public Schools
Create Schedule for three grade levels (6th-8th grade) Create and implement program wide behavior intervention programs Create a token reward system and manage the daily reimbursement for positive behaviors Run weekly program meetings for students and faculty.
Conduct weekly counseling sessions for students.
Conduct crisis intervention as needed.
Coordinate and administer MCAS accommodations Conduct trainings for staff on behavior modification and therapeutic interventions.
to 04/2005 Neighbor To Family – Orlando Fl
Neighbor to Family Therapist Orlando, Florida Individual Counseling with foster care children and their families Creation and Implementation of a Independent Living therapeutic program from inception Independent Living is a program designed for 13-18 year old foster care children to prepare them for aging out of the foster care system Provide Supervision for Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) students Provide therapeutic services for high profile cases in the media Creation of Staff Team Building day Provide training for staff, foster parents and teens regarding Shaken Baby Syndrome First Aid and CPR Certified.
Certificate: Certificate in Nutritional Psychology ,
March 2016 John F Kennedy University - Valley,
Masters: Social Work,
May 2004 Boston University - Boston,
Massachusetts Social Work
Bachelor of Arts: Psychology Biology,
May 2002 Boston University - Boston,
Massachusetts Psychology Biology
Certificate : Applied Behavioral Analysis,
July 2008 University of Massachusetts -
Certficiate: Certificate in Health Psychology,
2010 Northcentral University - Prescott Valley Arizona
Certificate : Certificate in Nutritional Psychology , March 2016 Masters : Social Work , May 2004 Bachelor of Arts : Psychology Biology , May 2002 Certificate : Applied Behavioral Analysis , July 2008 Certficiate : Certificate in Health Psychology , 2010
Create a job alert for [job role title] at [location].