LICENSED SOCIAL WORKER CLINICAL SOCIAL WORK INTERN
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Licensed Social Worker Clinical Social Work InternSaint Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center － Chicago New York, IL NY
Adult Medical Psychiatric Unit, November 2013 – Present Conduct biopsychosocial assessments in a thorough and timely manner for both adult and geriatric psychiatric patients.
Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to provide safe and quality discharge plans.
Communicate patient-related information to other health care providers, to enable continuity of care and implementation of treatment recommendations.
Provide psychotherapy services to culturally diverse adult and geriatric patients diagnosed with major psychiatric disorders, mood disorders, dementia, anxiety, depression, and substance abuse.
Facilitate family meetings.
Educate patients and family members on appropriate discharge options, team recommendations and insurance regulations.
Responsible for case management, referrals, community linkage and crisis intervention.
Complete clinical documentation on the interventions and recommendations provided to patients.
Supervise, facilitate, and manage caseload for social work Interns.
Inpatient Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit, Neurology Unit, and Liver Transplant Unit, September 2012 – May 2013 Conducted biopsychosocial assessments with new patients, identified high-risk cases, and presented cases to medical staff during daily team rounds to ensure patient continuity of care.
Provided short-term supportive counseling to patients and family members.
Implemented comprehensive stroke assessments.
Participated in reviews for liver transplant recipients.
Collaborated with the interdisciplinary team to provide safe and quality discharge plans.
Educated patients and family members on appropriate discharge options, team recommendations and insurance regulations.
Responsible for case management, referrals, community linkages and crisis intervention.
Attended monthly seminars on various subjects relating to the social work profession.
Yachad/National Jewish Council for Disabilities, New York, NY Social Work Intern, September 2011 – May 2012 Facilitated mental health services for clients with a variety of special needs such as developmental disorders, cognitive challenges, and mental health issues.
Provided individual psychotherapy and vocational counseling.
Administered phone intakes for prospective clients for the summer camp programs.
Observed clients at school and in their homes to assess program readiness.
Conducted bio-psycho-social assessments, risk assessments, and mental status exams.
Developed and led a weekly adult vocational and social skills workshop.
Collaborated with other staff members to ensure the best services for our clients.
Tamarack Camps － Ortonville
Full-time Summer Position Supervised and trained a team of ten 19-year-old counselors for two four-week summer programs.
Responsible for the activities and care of sixty 13-year-old campers.
Responsibilities included creating daily programming, leading conflict resolution sessions, implementing team-building programs, and preparing camper and staff evaluations.
Full-time Summer Position Supervised teen travel through the western region of the United States.
Accountable for the safety and well-being of twenty-five campers.
Responsibilities included leadership programming, supervising hikes, and organizing backcountry excursions.
01/2008 to 01/2010
Smile Organization － Bloomington
Raised money for children and young adults for cleft lip and cleft palate surgery Responsibilities include attending monthly meetings, discussing future fundraising events, planning fundraising events, advertising the events, and volunteering at the events.
Illinois State LSW (2013)
New York State Certification in Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse
CPI Certified, CPR Certified.
Master of Social WorkFordham University Graduate School of Social Service － New York, NY
General Studies Human Development and Family Studies SociologyIndiana University － Bloomington, INBachelorGeneral Studies Human Development and Family Studies Sociology