Milieu Counselor focused on building strong and supportive relationships with clients, staff and management.
Daily living activities educator
Strong interpersonal skills
Social skills teacher
Fluent in Portuguese]
Fluent in English]
Fluent in Spanish]
Raw food Chef, 01/2008
to 02/2016 Tree of Life Rejuvenation Center – Patagonia,
Responsible for daily food preparation during detox programs.
Menu preparation focused on Non glycemic dishes on all year round programs.
Part of the teaching program on life style changes and food preparation skills on raw and living foods.
Kitchen management based on shift and weekly schedule.
Developed and distributed relevant and comprehensive written materials on Raw food preparation for clients.
Private Chef, 01/2010
to Current Crown C Ranch – Sonoita,
Provided individualized assistance on food preparation of raw and ordinary cooking, to clients with special needs.
Worked with terminal clients on special diet requirements.
Offered weekly personalized menu for clients life style and needs.
Consulted with clients when developing long term treatment plan goals and objectives.
Raw living foods Chef, 01/2007
to 01/2008 Creative Health Institute – Union City,
Responsible for menu preparation accordingly with special Detoxification program.
Raw food preparation instructor for life style change program.
Followed up with program participants after program completion to track progress.
Drug and Alcohol Counselor Spanish Provider - Interpreter and facilitator, 01/2003
to 01/2005 The Hart Center – Memphis,
Domestic Violence and Anger Management groups.
Liaison between - the Hart Center and PMG Probation Management Group.
Counseled clients to help them understand and overcome personal, social and behavioral problems.
Led supportive group discussions and education sessions with alcohol and drug users and their families.
Consulted with other staff members regarding treatment plans as deemed appropriate by the team leader.
Encouraged clients to get involved in social, recreational and other therapeutic activities to enhance interpersonal skills and develop social relationships.
Notified supervisor in cases involving potential domestic abuse and other family problems affecting clients' development.
Junior Trader and Merchant Assistant, 01/1998
to 01/2005 Dunavant Enterprises Inc – Memphis,
South America Operations and Asian Market Created, distributed and updated purchases orders and sales contracts Supervised documentary credits and export documents Maintained and updated sales/purchases commitment reports Distributed shipping information, coordinating status of instructions delivery, Take-up and freight payments among agents, customers and internal depts., Maintained direct correspondence with agents and clients daily Produced and distributed daily quotes, sales offers to in the global markets Maintained daily adjustments and changes of our stock market positions.
Rhodes College - Memphis,
Cotton Trader: International Markets for Cotton Export and Import,
1997 American Cotton Shipper Association International Cotton Institute - Memphis,
Cotton Junior Trader: 1996 International Texas Cotton School -
Portuguese (fluent), English (fluent) and Spanish (fluent)