Compassionate and supportive qualified mental health worker with an ability to relate to clients and their families to facilitate a collaborative environment that fosters opportunities for independence and social acceptance. I have three years of experience providing recovery-focused initiatives for clients seeking housing and accommodation and who are also diagnosed with a mental health condition. I am now seeking a rewarding role in mental health work where I can contribute my knowledge, skills and personal attributes in working with clients to promote mental health recovery within a global setting.
North Carolina State University 2016Masters of Social Work: Social Work Raleigh , NC, North America
Shaw University 2014BSW: Social WorkRaleigh , NC, North America
Bayada Home Health CareJune 2016 to CurrentHabilitation Technician Winston Salem, NC
Implemented written goals from treatment plan with consumer 1:1 services.
Instructed and reinforced target goals and outcomes according to consumer.
Completed written documentation of services.
Maintained appropriate professional conduct at all times.
Assisted in the development of consumer treatment plan.
UNC WakebrookAugust 2015 to May 2016Case Manager Intern Raleigh, NC
Cultivated and nurtured positive, productive relationships with clients, families, health team members, and community providers to promote effective coordination of resources.
Collaborated closely with treatment team to appropriately coordinate client care services.
Identified psychosocial needs of patients.
Documented all patient information including service plans, treatment reports and progress notes. Complete Transitional and Discharge plans, and connected client with outpatient providers in the community for continued treatment/care.
Documented appropriate clinical information in a timely fashion.
Assessed patient's safety and communicated status to licensed health professional as needed and in emergency situations.
I was Responsible for scheduling medical appointments and discharge transportation.
South Eastern HealthcareAugust 2014 to May 2015Social Work Intern Raleigh, NC
Completed annual Bio-psychosocial Assessment for continued care.
Completed Discharge Plan Documentation.
Lead an art therapy group of six patients once a week.
Connect patients with outpatient resources.
Provided assistance with daily living skills and monitored clients progress by documenting through Person Centered Plans (PCP).
Participated and supervised recreational activities.
Sigma Health Services August 2013 to May 2014Social Work Intern Raleigh , NC
Completed Transitional and Discharge plans
Conducted client intakes
Assisted with administrative tasks such as client UDS, monthly medicaid
verifications, and clinic chart preparation audits.
Co-facilitated Adolescent substance abuse groups.
Wake Med May 2015 to January 2016Food and Nutrition Assistant Raleigh , NC
YMCA April 2014 to August 2015Before School Counselor for Reedy Creek Elementary Cary, NC
Old NavyApril 2014 to August 2015Sales Winston Salem, NC
BojanglesOctober 2008 to May 2015Crew member Winston Salem, NC
Trainings and Continued Education
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training (2015-2016)
Borderline Personality Disorder Work Shop (2015)
North Carolina National Association SW Ethics Conference (2015 and 2016)
Anger Management Work Shop (2015)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and Mental Health (2015)
Buffering Toxic Stress Effects Effects on Children (2014)
DSM-V Changes and Review Work Shop (2015)
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Associate (LCSWA) 08/09/16- 08/31/18
NCI Interventions- Prevention and Alternatives (Part A) 09/28/16- 09/30/16
CPR and First Aid Certified
Graduate Student Social Work Association – Member 2014-2016
Phi Alpha National Social Work Honor Society-Member 2014-Current