CMHC Intern- IWU Counseling Clinic: Counselor provided evidence based techniques in the form of psychotherapy, CBT, EFT, ACT, Relaxation Therapy and many other therapeutic techniques.
Counselor developed group counseling sessions for children struggling with bulling depression, anxiety and PTSD.
Counselor provided individual and group counseling for adults and senior citizens with success.
Counselor is skilled on teaching client's the value of integrating their mind, body and soul as part of their healing process.
CMHC Practitioner- Fairbanks Recovery Hospital:
Counselor worked with individuals and groups of patients struggling with addiction.
Counselor writes clinical impression, do clinical assessments, and diagnose according to the DSM-5
Counselor keeps accurate records
Counselor is also versed on insurance precepts and authorizations.
Counselor also gives urine drug screens to hold clients accountable (UDS)
Counselor worked in IOP, PHP and Access department
Treatment plan writing
Write clinical impressions
Goal setting and skill development planning
Received over seven awards in one year for sales person of the month. My skills as a professional sales executive and manager taught me good active listening skills and how to negotiate well with others. This skill taught me how to collaborate well with others as well. Client's look for counselors who is willing to understand their problems and be willing to work with them effectively and collaboratively.
My collaborating skills have yielded great success for me in the sales industry as well as in the mental health counseling field.
Master of Arts : Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 2016Indiana Wesleyan University - Indianapolis, INGPA: GPA: 3.5Clinical Mental Health Counseling GPA: 3.5
Master of Science : Health Care Management, 2013Indiana Wesleyan University - Indianapolis, INGPA: GPA: 3.7Health Care Management GPA: 3.7
Bachelor of Science : Management, 2011Indiana Wesleyan University - Indianapolis, INGPA: GPA: 3.5
Management GPA: 3.5
Human Services Certification
Bachelor of Science : Human Services, 2011Indiana Wesleyan University - Indianapolis, IN
Certificate: Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence (2015)
Certificate: Christian Theological Seminary:
Mental Health Basics for Life and Ministry (2014)
Certificate Human Services (2011)
GPA 3.75 Chi Sigma Iota
Thesis: "How does extreme stressing while pregnant effect the unborn fetus babies? Could stress be the cause of Autism in children?"
Mental Health Counselor, Intern May 2015 to April 2016Fairbanks Recovery Hospital - Indianapolis, IN
Practiced individual, family, and group therapy with males and females battling addiction.
Performed intake assessments and administered a battery of substance abuse assessments.
Maintained accurate record of notes, reports, and professional paperwork
Diagnosed according to the DSM-5.
Behavior Therapist January 2015 to March 2015The Blended Church - Indianapolis, IN
Practicum Student- The Blended Church (2015).
Developed, organized, and managed a behavioral and social skills training group for children with emotional disturbances ages 6-15.
Successfully used Play Therapy, Art Therapy, and CBT as evidence based therapies with adolescences.
Developed behavior and support plans for and children and communicated with caregivers regarding treatment plans.
Client's and parents reported successful outcomes.
Work with individuals and families battling addiction
Mental Health Counselor, Intern January 2013 to April 2016Indiana Wesleyan University-Clinic Indianapolis
Provided individual and family counseling with independent caseloads of males and females of all ages.
Worked with client's using evidence based practices such as CBT, EFT, Solution Focused Therapy, ACT, Relaxation Therapy, and Trauma Therapy.
Designed and implemented client-centered intervention strategies.
Maintained accurate record of notes, reports, and professional paperwork.
Fellowships and Awards
I am a member of Mt. Zion Apostolic Faith Church.
Honors program Chi Sigma Iota (2016)
Graduated Cum Laude (2011)
Indiana Stated Convention Delegate for the state of IN (2008)