To work in a progressive establishment where I can utilize my experience and knowledge to facilitate the progress and growth of the organization.
Works well independently
Excellent communication skills
Organized articulate and well-spoken
Experience in Managing day to day activities of staffs and clients
Critical thinker with attention to detail
Professional demeanor and skilled at multi-tasking
Ability to document daily logs, medical billings and incident reports
DSP 1&2 CERTIFICATES CHILD AND ADULT ABUSE TREATMENT AND REPORTING Qualifications: Knowledge and understanding of social and psychological needs of children adults and families in the time of need.
Mental Health Technician August 2013 to CurrentFremont Psychiatric Hospital － Fremont, CA
Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
Prepare and maintain all required treatment record and reports.
Assess patients for risk of suicide attempts Collect information about client through interviews, observation, or tests.
Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge.
Evaluate clients' physical and mental condition, based on review of client information.
Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, or supporting clients or patients.
Plan, organize, or lead structured program of counseling, work, study, recreation, or social activities for clients.
Monitor clients' use of medications.
Direct Support Professional July 2011 to August 2013DSP Anka Behavioral Health － Union City, Dublin CA
Advocacy-Assists consumers with achieving personal goals; works on behalf of consumers to overcome barriers; helps consumers participate in activities of their choice; respects consumer's personal beliefs, choices, interests and also educate and assist client with Medications Health Maintenance-Provides care and assistance to promote good health; helps consumers receive medical care and communicates with medical professionals; administers medications according to physician instructions; records information regarding health events, conditions, and status; provides First Aid/CPR and seeks emergency medical care when needed Personal Care-Helps consumers with eating, grooming, dressing, bathing, and toileting; assists consumers with their mobility including lifting them from a seated or lying down position, helping them walk and maintain stability Living Skills Development-Helps consumers develop living skills such as cooking, money management, household shopping, doing laundry, personal hygiene, etc; teaches work-related skills and job preparedness; supports consumers in job search process and maintaining job performance; records progress on skill development and achievement Behavior Development-Serves as role model and mentor, demonstrating the desired behaviors, and coaches the consumers using approved techniques and strategies; uses approved physical intervention techniques when necessary to protect consumers and others Operational Support-Maintains cleanliness of program; drives company vehicle to transport consumers to their activities; completes tasks that are beyond the consumer's abilities; follows policies and procedures for handling money DSP): Alegria Community Living/Fairfield House.
Direct Support Professional (DSP) January 2008 to August 2010Alegria Community Living － Union City, CA
Transport residents to medical, dental, social activities, and other appointments.
Support and train residents as needed per IPP and ISP objectives using appropriate methodology.
Assist residents in all personal grooming such as bathing, toileting, dressing, medical, and dental needs.
Assist with coordination of resident's health care, e.g.
provide information to medical providers, administer and document use of medications.
Comply with client's rights, special incident, and other mandated reporting requirements.
Provide supervision and training during community and recreational outings.
Monitor physical and emotional wellness of residents and immediately report changes in status as needed.
Prepare meals and store food in compliance with all regulations and program outline.
Understand and follow response procedures for all home emergencies, e.g.
medical, natural disaster, fire, and behavioral incidents.
Assist as needed with maintenance and sanitation of home and surroundings.
Adolescent Counselor/ Mental Health Techncian July 2007 to February 2009Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital － San Leandro, CA
Supervise intake of patients in the hospital Perform screening procedure on one on one basis Line of sight with patients that is extremely harmful to self and others Organize and facilitate recreational groups to promote hope and attainable dreams Perform physical recreational activities to maintain patient's moral Supervise medication intake Oversee patients during meal hours Draft daily progress report for each assigned patients.
Lead Staff February 2002 to October 2005Rubicon Children Center － Fremont, CA
Lead staff: held responsibility for daily activities for all the clients' homes and the staffs working in the homes.
Applied Associate Science Degree : July 2011Heald College － Hayward, CA