Encouraged willing participation in group and individual counseling sessions as part of the grieving process.
Successfully coordinated and led the Candlelight Ceremony for families who have lost a child due to SIDS.
Created and executed Conference on Safe Sleep Practices in order to promote awareness and involvement.
Supervised interns, they were given job duties and I would make sure they were done correctly.
Domestic Violence Paralegal01/2009 to 01/2010BRONX AIDS SERVICES
Served as a client advocate, supporting families in court with domestic violence issues.
Provided translation services for Spanish speaking families.
Created and facilitated HIV/AIDS CAB meetings.
Would serve as an advocate for families in the court.
Interfaced with lawyers to obtain information and ensure clients are being represented in a positive manner.
Would interact with attorneys to get legal documents typed.
Called parties for conferences regarding their cases.
Managed administrative operations, including maintaining the Legal Library.
Participated in the Domestic Violence Awareness Clothesline event that successfully increased awareness so that the number of domestic violence cases could be reduced.
In October for Domestic Violence Awareness we would put up a Clothesline for the community to write on T-shirts how they feel about DV.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Health Service Management6/2010MERCY COLLEGEHealth Service Management
Patient-focused care Excellent interpersonal skills Compassionate and trustworthy caregiver Time management Detail-oriented Effectively interacts with patients and families. Medical terminology Charting and record keeping