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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
  • resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary
Service-focused social worker with a strong commitment to serving the needs of disadvantaged youth and adults, including homeless, emancipated youth and special-needs populations. Skilled in Microsoft Excel, Legal Assistance, Criminal Law, Customer Service, and Data Entry. Strong education professional with a Master's degree focused in Social Work from Alabama A&M University Graduate School. Family Intervention Specialist Youth Villages - Columbia, TN December 2017 to October 2018 Family Intervention Specialists will work with both biological and adoptive families. Many of the youth on your caseload will be foster children or former foster children in pre-adoptive or post adoptive homes who are experiencing stress in their placement. »Providing in-home counseling services for at-risk youth and families »Managing a small case load of four to six families to provide quality counseling »Meeting with youth and families three times weekly to address each family’s needs »Providing after hours support to youth and families through being on-call to personal caseloads Monday-Friday and rotating weekend and overnight on-call duties »Collaborating with youth, family, teachers, and other community members working towards the success of the youth; that could be attending court or meeting with teachers; it depends on what your families’ needs are in any given week »Providing a strengths-based approach utilizing counseling and social work skills »Attend three weekly meetings (individual, team, and clinical consultation) for professional development to help enhance clinical skills
Skills
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Client needs assessments
  • MS Office
  • Problem resolution
  • Onsite facility tours
  • Referrals and networking
  • Social services
  • Compassionate
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Psychosocial assessments
  • Psychotherapy experience
  • Facilitating groups
  • Cognitive processing therapy
  • Assessing needs
  • Process improvement
Work History
Director of Social Services, 10/2018 to Current
Stonerise Healthcare LlcBarboursville, WV,
  • Conducts psychosocial assessments and develops diagnostically based treatment plans in consultation with multidisciplinary team.
  • Provide therapeutic treatment to patients, including individual and group therapy.
  • Establishes and maintains individual records on assigned patients, including accurate and up-to-date documentation of progress notes, service/treatment plans, medical/psychiatric reports and follows up to ensure continuity of care.
  • Ensures that patients are referred and linked with the services and/or community resources appropriate to their needs upon discharge.
  • Serves as link between patients and community and referred patients and families to various community resources.
  • Attends and participates in weekly case meetings.
Direct Support Professional, 11/2016 to 12/2017
Common SpiritLake Jackson, TX,
  • Train parents or guardians in care of deinstitutionalized residents.
  • Carry out direction given by line of management.
  • Maintain and submit accurate time sheets and communication logs, etc.
  • Converses with residents to reinforce positive behaviors and promote social interaction.
  • Include residents in community outings and promote community inclusion.
  • Give medications as prescribed by a doctor.
Social Service Worker, 06/2016 to 12/2017
Fairfield Medical CenterLancaster, OH,
  • Document treatment plans, monthly dictations, initial and comprehensive treatment plans Create educational, social, physical, and cultural awareness proposal programs for residents Conduct weekly group with Basic, Transitional and Independent Living residents Participate in Individual Service Plans and Individualized Education Programs for residents Provide transportation for residents to appointments when necessary.
Graduate Assistant, 05/2016 to 12/2017
Jefferson HealthAbington, PA,
  • Support the goals, expectations, and mission statement of the Office of Housing and Residence Life and perform duties accordingly Assist students regarding personal, social and/or academic concerns or needs; refer students, as necessary, to appropriate university and/or community resources Assist students in mediating conflicts, both proactively and reactively Be regularly available/visible to residents each day Function as a positive role model at all times, including at activities that occur on University property and in the local community Promptly and accurately complete, by established deadlines, all assigned administrative duties as required by the building director and Head Community Assistant.
  • This includes (but is not limited to): forms, logs, and weekly reports.
Education
Master's: Social Work, Expected in 2017
Alabama A & M University - , AL
GPA:
Bachelor's: Criminal Justice, Expected in
Lane College - Jackson, TN
GPA:
Certifications
Social Work Individual / Group Counseling Behavioral Health Individual / Group Counseling Social Work Group Therapy Case Management Motivational Interviewing
Affiliations
  • CPR/AED/ July 2017 to Present First Aid June 2017 to Present CPI
  • November 2018 to Present GROUPS NASW Member August 2015 to Present

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School Attended
  • Alabama A & M University
  • Lane College
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  • Director of Social Services
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Social Service Worker
  • Graduate Assistant
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  • Master's
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