Adaptable social services professional skilled in crisis management and comprehensive Case management services. I am dedicated to working tirelessly with client's to help them resolve mental health issues and thrive on their own terms.
Senior Case Manager09/2015
to Current GEEL COMMUNITY SERVICES – Bronx,
Provide and oversee case management and rehabilitative services for SPMI adults residing in Transitional Housing; in accordance with NYS OMH and OMIG.
Responsible for assuming the role of the Unit Director when he is absent, or so directed by the Program Director.
Deliver supervision for direct care staff and conduct monthly audits and case record reviews.
Facilitate in weekly individual supervision and unit meetings, case conferences, community meetings, open forum groups, and scheduled training's.
Prepare and thoroughly review with client's their quarterly Service Plan Reviews and bi-annual Utilization Management Reviews.
to 09/2015 GEEL COMMUNITY SERVICES Qualified Mental Health Professional – Bronx,
Assisted clients with severe mental disabilities find transitional housing by providing intensive case management services.
Assisted clients with completing their HRA 2010E, to assist with housing placement.
Provided daily living skills trainings around personal hygiene, shopping, food preparations, and budgeting.
Provide availability (on a rotating basis) for crisis intervention.
Attended scheduled case conferences for residents of the agency's scattered-site Apartment Treatment program.
to 06/2011 FRESH YOUTH INITIATIVES – New York,
Engaged youths (ages 9-18) with community service activities, exposure to new and positive experiences, academic support, and personal guidance.
Coordinated and facilitated groups and activities to encourage young adults to participate in community service projects.
Provided educational support by conducting Test Prep, after school homework help, and Computer Literacy groups.
Assisted youths to acquire skills needed to become productive successful adults.
to 12/2011 YAI HARRY H. GORDON SCHOOL – Bronx,
Assisted young infants and children with orthopedic impairments, global developmental delays, speech impairment, feeding concerns, and sensory processing difficulties.
Promoted independence for children in the classroom whom present behaviors associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Assists the certified staff in devising special strategies for reinforcing learning materials and skills based on a sympathetic understanding of each individual student, their needs, and abilities.
Performed clerical, classroom maintenance, and instructional duties as assigned by the certified Head Teacher.
Supported classroom teachers in implementing a developmentally-appropriate curriculum for a group of 12 students.
Bachelor of Arts: Social WorkJune 2011HERBERT H. LEHMAN COLLEGE-
NYSocial Work Alpha Kappa Delia (International Sociology Honor Society)
A.A.S: Human ServicesMay 2008BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE-
Additonal Skills and Certificates
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Power
Point, Word, Excel, & Outlook)
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Training
Foothold Technology- A.W.A.R.D.S database system,
ADP (Automatic Data Processing)
Knowledge of Public Benefits Programs- PA, SSI,