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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Overview

Accomplished psychiatry Rehabilitation Program associate with broad expertise from Geriatric Nursing assistant to Psychiatric counselor

Summary of Skills
  • Gentle and skilled with therapy procedures
  • Acute rehabilitation background
  • Stress management techniques
  • Empathetic and patient
  • Outpatient therapy background
  • Team training and supervision
  • Geriatrics experience
  • Down Syndrome knowledge
  • Dysphagia knowledge
  • Apraxia knowledge
  • Practiced in family assessments
  • Suicide risk assessments
  • PTSD group specialist
  • Psychiatric population familiarity
  • Outreach programming specialist
  • Family therapy background
  • Solution-focused counseling
  • Suicide precautions expertise
  • Addictions specialist
  • Knowledge of the ins and outs of Child Protective Services (CPS)
Education
Expected in 1996
B.A Hons: Religious Studies
Lagos State University - Lagos, Lagos
GPA:

Coursework in Psychology, Social Work and CounselingAddictions and Chemical Dependency CEU

Expected in
Certified Geriatric Nursing Assistant California Certified Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) CPR & FIRST AID ProAct: Institute for Applied Behavior Analysis
- Santa Ana, CA
GPA:
Thesis/Dissertation
Professional Experience
01/2014 to 01/2015
Employment Specialist Goodwill Industries Of Southeast Wisconsin, Inc. Willowbrook, IL,
  • Facilitating day-to-day supports for and directly supervising individuals with developmental disabilities in employment and community settings.
  • Facilitating and providing functional training in vocational, domestic, recreational, leisure and community access in accordance with the Individual Service Plan Support individuals with developmental disabilities to achieve their goals by providing individualized support and assistance.
  • Demonstrate honesty and respect while maintaining a positive, professional work ethic Facilitating meaningful community connections establishing friendships Exploring and participating in a variety of recreational and educational activities teaching independent life skills Managing challenging behaviors.
  • Complete incident report in a timely manner and appropriate notifications of incidents as determined by agency and Regional Center.
2011 to 06/2013
Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program Counselor Cintas Corporation Middletown, DE,
  • Implements weekly PR P interventions and goals through on-site and offsite visitations.
  • Provides a comprehensive approach to addressing the mental/behavioral health care needs of individuals and their families.
  • Organizes wellness management seminars that give clients opportunity to participate in group therapy/education sessions.
  • Advocacy in Court and Community.
  • Makes appropriate social service referrals.
  • Medication Monitoring.
  • Mentoring and Behavior Management.
  • Arranging transportation to/from therapy sessions.
08/2009 to 09/2011
Operations Manager Arc Of Baltimore City, STATE,
  • Interviews support staff for vacant positions, assists Human Resources in obtaining required employment requirements.
  • Schedules qualified support staff with Individual Plan Specific Training within budgeted hours Completes incident/ accident reporting and investigations.
  • Ensures that documentation of supports is provided (medications, community participation activities, outcomes, supports during overnight period.
  • Attend individual annual meeting to ensure that outcomes and goals are implemented.
  • Assists individuals with bathing, toileting, shaving, dressing and meal preparation.
  • Transports individuals to medical appointments, day and recreational programs.
04/2000 to 05/2009
Certified Geriatric Nursing Assistant/ CNA Copper Ridge Inc City, STATE,
  • Direct care for clients with Alzheimer disease in a Nursing Home setting Tooth brushing, bathing, dressing and feeding.
  • Taking and recording vital signs Transporting clients to hospitals and medical appointments Assisting client with group activities of their choice.
  • Transferring clients from wheel chair to bed and vice versa.
01/1991 to 05/2009
House Manager / Community Service Manager Chimes Inc City, STATE,
  • Monitor and maintain the safety and security of the clients and addressing negative behaviors with a positive attitude.
  • Identifying & matching resources to fit individual needs.
  • Supervised individuals with developmental disabilities in a group home.
  • Monitored progress on daily and monthly programs.
  • Organized recreation and weekly community participation.
  • Document activities in accordance with agency practices.
  • Assists individuals with bathing, toileting, shaving, dressing and meal preparation.
  • Transports individuals to medical appointments, day and recreational programs.
  • Coordinated the Individual Plan/CHOICE planning process of annual review meetings within prescribed timeframes.
  • Reviewed data records monthly to monitor implementation and documentation.
  • Completed household shopping ensuring necessary supplies are available in the home.
  • Developed and monitored staff work schedule that is flexible to meet the need of the operations of the agency.
  • Completes incident report in a timely manner and appropriate notifications of incidents as determined by the policies of Developmental Disability Agency.
  • Implement documented behavior treatment programs as developed by the psychologist to train adaptive skills and behavior.
Fellowships and Awards
Publications
Papers and Lectures
Memberships and Affiliations
Skills

approach, Agency, CNA, CPR, client, clients, documentation, FIRST AID, functional, Human Resources, Managing, meetings, Mentoring, access, Nursing, policies, PR, progress, recording, reporting, safety, seminars, supervising, teaching, transportation

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Lagos State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Employment Specialist
  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program Counselor
  • Operations Manager
  • Certified Geriatric Nursing Assistant/ CNA
  • House Manager / Community Service Manager

Degrees

  • B.A Hons
  • Certified Geriatric Nursing Assistant California Certified Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) CPR & FIRST AID ProAct

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