Trained Substance Abuse Counselor for 1 and 1/2 years in inpatient individual and group counseling. Experienced 3 years adolescent skill building training volunteering weekly in elementary school with teachers and the guidance counselor.
Advanced MS Office Suite knowledge
Dedicated team player
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong problem solver
Voluntarily created and implemented bi-monthly classroom skill building techniques with teachers for elementary students (3rd -5th grade) in Elmhurst Elementary for 3 years 2013-2016.
Successfully taught 2 yrs homeschool elementary curriculum while caring for father during chemo treatment.
Voluntarily implemented weekly parenting workshops for immigrant mothers during a slow economy.
Effectively remodeled and updated 2 houses within budget and minimal timeframe.
Practicum & Internship January 2015 to May 2016Walter B. Jones ADATC - Greenville, NC
Conducted psychiatric evaluations and executed medication management for both inpatient and outpatient facilities.
Documented all patient information including service plans, treatment reports and progress notes. Charted and recorded information in client files. Efficiently gathered information from families and social services agencies to inform development of treatment plans.
Effectively managed time and caseloads based on 5 sessions per week.
Collaborated closely with treatment team to appropriately coordinate client care services. Consulted with psychiatrists about client medication changes, issues with medicine compliance and efficacy of medications.
Developed comprehensive treatment plans that focused on accurate diagnosis and behavioral treatment of problems. Created and reviewed master treatment and discharge plans for each client.Guided clients in understanding illnesses and treatment plans.
?Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills and functional living skills.
Quickly responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arose.
Conducted outreach, advocacy and rehabilitative services for regular cases and crisis intervention. Referred clients to other programs and community agencies to enhance treatment processes.
After School Care / Tutor August 2013 to December 2014Self Employed - Greenville, NC
Used variety of teaching techniques to encourage student critical thinking and discussion in 3rd-5th grade World History course.
Instructed 4-5th grade levels of Geometry and Pre-Algebra to 3 students.
Coordinated after school tutoring hours with teachers to help students in need of extra attention.
Received high remarks for the creativity of individualized tutoring plans and instructional techniques from students, parents and teachers.
Office Manager - Part Time August 2012 to May 2013Crosspointe Biblical Counseling - Raleigh, NC
Managed the receptionist area, including greeting visitors and responding to telephone and in-person requests for information.
Organized files, developed spreadsheets, faxed reports and scanned documents. Made copies, sent faxes and handled all incoming and outgoing correspondence.
Served as central point of contact for all outside vendors needing to gain access to the building.
Managed the day-to-day calendar for the company's multiple counselors in multiple offices.
Cooperated with Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance providers to resolve billing issues.
Homeschool Instructor / Tutor May 2010 to May 2012Covenant Christian Academy - Raleigh, NC
Instructing Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd
Grade Curriculum in Math, Language Arts, Arts, Science, History, Geography,
Technology, and Home Economics;
Tutored Calculus Curriculum for College Level Student
Home School Projects include:
1) CIRaleigh – Stony Brook Tornado Relief
Successfully organizing and creating a multifaceted database for managing construction donations, and case files.
Maintaining a functioning office of volunteers
by cleaning and organizing. While guiding children in cleaning, organizing,
and obeying appropriately in an office setting
Wake County Health & Human Services
Successful in planning, organizing, cooking,
serving, and cleanup of meals for evening classes to educate the community on
healthy & smart choices during a poor economy while instructing children on specifics and details. Effectively provided childcare for children of
Club Choices' participants with assistance of Christian Covenant Children.
Healthcare Sales Account Manager November 2009 to May 2010Storr Office Environments - Raleigh, NC
Successfully Developed and Strengthened
Healthcare Client Base for the Eastern NC Region.
Worked with Clients to Research Possible
Solutions for Healthcare & Hospital Specific Issues for Furniture,
Cabinetry, and Equipment including issues with Medical Gases, Plumbing and
Presented Clients with Computerized Plan View
and 3D Drawings of Proposed Spaces, Contract Furniture and Custom Designed Furniture.
Construction and Design Project Manager / Interior Designer January 2008 to September 2009WakeMed Health & Hospitals - Raleigh, NC
Successfully maintained thorough documentation of implementation and followed up of Proposal Request, Contracts, Quotes, Required
Testing (asbestos, HVAC TAB reports, & radiation), Inspections, Scope Change, and Project Budget
Managed multi-departmental staff for internal & external regulation compliance, contractors, vendors, logistics, end user customer service and implementation of administration's System Wide Master Plan. Assisted executive administration & coworkers with interior design of projects in order to reduce project costs of Architect hours accrued.
Effectively developed & implemented a new equipment
& furniture bidding process.
Successfully established a Base & Upgraded Construction Finish Palette standard to integrate system wide
Established furniture standards and approved vendor specifications for daily purchasing and bidding practices
Healthcare Sales Account Manager May 2007 to December 2007Storr Office Environments - Raleigh, NC
Accomplished managing existing accounts including Rex Healthcare, Davita and others.
Effectively strengthened communication and satisfaction through customer service with Wayne Memorial Hospital.
Successfully pursued and established an account with WakeMed Health & Hospitals.
Relocated onsite to WakeMed Health & Hospitals for project account lead.
Director of Design April 2001 to May 2007Creative Business Interiors - Raleigh, NC
Effectively assisted Architects with initial space planning and construction documents in AutoCAD
Efficiently specified and bid on contract
Presented clients with computerized plan view
and 3Ds of proposed spaces, contract furniture and custom designed furniture
Successfully scouted furniture nationally,
illustrated design, pre sold, purchased, scheduled transportation, and
installed pre-owned contract furniture for corporate accounts
On Site Facilities Coordinator for Nortel Networks August 2000 to May 2001Alfred Williams & Co - Raleigh, NC
Effectively managed multiple story facilities
for Nortel Networks including furniture, housekeeping, landscaping, and general
maintenance. Conducted site surveys, product specifications,
compiled installation documents, and ensured compliance of codes.
Successfully implemented the renovation of a 5 story building while keeping the building functional.
Efficiently coordinated all swing moves of
departments to temporary locations and back to fully renovated locations.
Cabinet Designer Intern May 2000 to August 2000Kitchen & Bath Decisions - Greenville, NC
Sales - Interior Designer August 1999 to November 2000Hampton House - Rocky Mount, NC
Painter May 1998 to November 1998East Carolina University - Greenville, NC
Education and Training
Master of Arts : Licensed Professional Counseling, 2016Liberty University - Lynchburg, VA, USACoursework in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Child Development. Addictions and Chemical Dependency Practicum and Internship
Bachelor of Science : Interior Design, 2000EastCarolina University - Greenville, NC, USAContemporary Interior Architecture, Art History, Lighting Design, Space Planning, and 2D and 3D design coursework
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Companies Worked For:
Walter B. Jones ADATC
Crosspointe Biblical Counseling
Covenant Christian Academy
Storr Office Environments
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Creative Business Interiors
Alfred Williams & Co
Kitchen & Bath Decisions
East Carolina University
East Carolina University
Job Titles Held:
Practicum & Internship
After School Care / Tutor
Office Manager - Part Time
Homeschool Instructor / Tutor
Healthcare Sales Account Manager
Construction and Design Project Manager / Interior Designer
Director of Design
On Site Facilities Coordinator for Nortel Networks
Cabinet Designer Intern
Sales - Interior Designer
Master of Arts : Licensed Professional Counseling , 2016 Bachelor of Science : Interior Design , 2000
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