Adaptable social services professional skilled in intakes and assessments, crisis management and comprehensive case management.
Highly-qualified Clinical Psychologist (currently employed Psychiatric Technician) adept in case planning and management services,
Well-rounded professional experienced in applying principles of psychology to personnel handling, administration, management and marketing problems.
Psychologist (Psychiatric Technician) versed in research of the behavior and structure of groups of human beings and patterns of culture and social organization.
Psychiatric Tech with seven years experience.
Analyst with extensive experience in computer programs
Family therapy aptitude
Psychiatric population familiarity
CPR First Aid
Aware of legal and ethical standards
Ability to maintain accurate client records
CPR and First Aid certified
Experience working in a clinical setting
Experience with Medical documentation
Interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
Superior communication skills
Suicide risk assessments
Able to work independently and as a member of a team
Able to manage client crises
Comfortable with diverse populations
Experience performing assessments
Excellent relationship building skills
Experience with clinical case management
Knowledge of health education information
Teach daily life skills
Manage and stabilize unit teams in resolving problems
Conduct therapeutic Groups
Psychiatric Technician November 2007 to CurrentPsychiatric Institute of Washington － Washington, DC
duties include attending meetings and trainings necessary for professional development and as required by the agency or its funding sources
was responsible functions related to giving orders and conducting evaluations of clients in restraint/seclusion
duties include collecting information regarding clients, using techniques such as testing, interviewing, discussion, and observation
was responsible for individualized treatment plans addressing family relationship problems
duties include contact with family members, social networks, and community systems that need to be included in treatment plans for clients
was responsible for the clientsÆ behavior management program as needed
duties include providing a problem-solving, solution-oriented attitude in all aspects of work
duties include complete knowledge of productivity and quality assurance standards
Program Assistant July 2007 to September 2007The Art and Drama Therapy Institute － Washington, DC
duties include working with adults with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. Document and design treatment plans and guidance. To achieve optimal potential in each individual.
duties use active treatment through expressive art, drama and poetry therapy. Results include physical fitness and mobility therefore cultivating strength, skills and talent.
Psychiatric Technician August 2006 to June 2007Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute － Falls Church, Virginia
responsibilities include oversight and training (life skills) for psychiatric adults and geriatric patients. Results progress notes during daily session in order to accomplish areas of normalcy.
conduct therapeutic groups. Results session with nurses, social worker, psychologist to determine treatment program strategies. To achieve personal care, behavioral, and psycho-social development with the goal of self-reliance to the patients.
Receptionist/Accounts Payable (Part-Time) September 2005 to October 2006Fox Chase Rehabilitation and Nursing Center － Silver Spring, MD
duties include managing the receptionist are, including greeting visitors and responding to telephone and in-person requests for information. Results and accomplishment achieved in a timely manner
responsible for typing daily reports, nurses schedules and assignment sheet for staff shifts. Update database/personnel records/flies. Data entry and filing of accounts, process invoices, check expense reports, set-up new Vendors, and assemble dietary menus for residents meal. Results and achievements displayed in daily work accomplishments.
Orthodontic Technician December 2004 to August 2005Dental Office (Orthodontic) － Silver Spring, MD
responsible instruments and table set up for patients. Result ensure instruments are readily available to achieve proper patient care
duties include full knowledge of patient charts. Results to understand proper set up for patient. To accomplish timely appointments.
Summer Student (Administrative) June 2000 to August 2003Department of State － Washington, MD
duties including filing, sort and distribute mail, telephone duties communicate with staff frequently for daily assignments. Results completed in timely manner.
responsible for typing personnel documents, use computer in processing numerous documents assigned by senior staff. Assemble reports for files and distribution. Other duties as assigned.
Education and Training
Master of Science : Clinical Psychology, 2012University of the District of Columbia － Washington, DC
Member of : Psychology (Psi Chi), Life member, 2008 - present
Association of Black Psychologists (ABPsi), Member, 2008
The National Scholars Honor Society, Member, 2009
The American Psychological Association (APA), Member 2009
Academic Achievement Award (National Honor Society in Psychology (Psi Chi), Life Member, 2008)
Graduated Cum Laude
Coursework in Social Work
Coursework in Sociology, Psychology and Communications
Bachelor of Arts : Psychology, 2004North Carolina Wesleyan College － Rocky Mount, NC
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access