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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Clinical Social Worker with a breadth of experience providing direct service to individuals living with severe and persistent mental illness in a variety of settings and circumstances. Clinical practice uses a integrated relational psychodynamic approach, balanced with complementary evidence based interventions.

Work History
02/2022 to Current
Senior Social Worker Health Alliance Of Hudson Valley Mount Kisco, NY,
  • Supervises a team of social workers and case managers providing direct service to participants of the Supervised Release Program. Supervisory responsibilities include providing weekly individual supervision and bi-weekly group supervision, facilitating case conferencing, resource sharing, and organizing around areas for programmatic growth
  • Provides individual counseling informed by evidence based treatment modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Somatic Experiencing, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, and Motivational Interviewing
  • Provides case management, coordination of care, advocacy, and crisis intervention to a caseload of approximately 35 participants in the supervised release program
  • Conducts intakes and administers risk and needs’ assessment tools
09/2019 to 02/2022
Social Worker Health Alliance Of Hudson Valley Wallkill, NY,
  • Provides comprehensive, clinically-informed case management and brief cognitive behavioral therapy to a caseload of approximately 40 participants in the supervised release program
  • Provides brief psychotherapy to clients mandated to Alternative to Incarceration (ATI) programming. ATI services are informed by the principles of cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing and somatic experiencing
  • Founded and facilitates weekly peer supervision for the clinical team, providing a forum for case conferencing around clinical concerns, resource sharing, mobilizing to strengthen community partnerships and organizing around areas for programmatic growth
  • Initiated a partnership between SIJC and NYC HRA Supportive Housing System to meet clients' unmet housing needs. The partnership enables the clinical team to submit applications for supportive housing
  • Facilitates court mandated groups, including 'Theft Accountability Program' and 'Driver's Accountability Program'. The groups use psychoeducation and exercises in somatic experiencing to guide clients' processing of experiences and support behavior modification
  • Trained clinical staff to administer mandated group programming, providing shadowing, supervision and direct feedback to trainees
09/2018 to 05/2019
Social Worker Tehama County Department Of Education Red Bluff, CA,
  • Served as a social work intern and was subsequently hired as a social worker
  • Managed a caseload of 8-12 chronically homeless women living with severe mental health diagnoses, including psychotic disorders, mood disorders, personality disorders, and substance use diagnoses
  • Provided clients with various mental health services including counseling, case management, medication management, advocacy, assistance with entitlements, and housing support
  • Conducted unstructured and semi-structured clinical interviews, psychosocial evaluations, and safety risk assessments
  • Worked directly with hospital staff, ACT teams, and psychiatric providers to ensure appropriate coordination of care and mental health treatment
  • Collaborated with government and community agencies to place clients in permanent or supportive housing in an average time span of 3-6 months
  • Maintained detailed and timely clinical documentation for all clients
01/2018 to 05/2018
Consultant Boys & Girls Club Of The Tennessee Valley Lenoir City, TN,
  • Worked with the Bridge for Resilient Youth in Transition (BRYT) program to develop a social and emotional learning curriculum for school bridge programs. The bridge program supports the transition of students into the general education population following prolonged absences due to mental health crisis, hospitalization or serious medical problems
  • The clinical curriculum is rooted in skills training components of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and uses a response-to-intervention framework of assessment to proactively identify student needs and tailor the curriculum according to the identified areas for growth
  • New York Licensed Master of Social Work
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Somatic Experiencing
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Group Facilitation
  • Supervision
Expected in 04/2019
Master of Social Work:
Smith College School of Social Work - Northampton, MA,
Expected in 12/2017
Bachelor of Arts: Psychology
Smith College - Northampton, MA
  • Awarded Latin Honors

Clinical Assessments and Diagnostic Interviews: Biopsychosocial Assessments, Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale, Suicide Behavioral Questionnaire, Homicide and Violence Risk Assessment, Criminal Court Assessment Tool

Computer: Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint), Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides) CARES, Cerner, HRA 2010e, JCA

Trainings and Certifications

Trauma-Informed Responses to People Who Have Caused Harm in Intimate Relationship MAYORS OFFICE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE- July 2021

Understanding and Treating the Long-Term Effects of Abuse and Neglect Through the Lens of Neuroscience RUTGERS- April 2021,

Challenging Racial Disparities: A Call to Action RUTGERS- June 2020

Enhancing Services for Intimate Partner Violence Survivors under COVID-19 CCI-April 2020

A Call to Men: Ending Gender-based Violence in Communities CCI- April 2020

Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Trauma BECK INSTITUTE-March 2020

Culturally Responsive Trauma Informed Practice CCI-January 2019

Motivational Interviewing CCI-February 2020

Suicide Prevention CUCS-February 2019

The Medical Sequelae of Alcohol and Drug Use CUCS-February 2019

Skills of Helping CUCS-January 2019

Intimate Personal Violence CUCS-January 2019

Mental Health First Aid NYC Health Department- December 2019

Trauma: Impact and Interventions CUCS- December 2018

Preventing Violence CUCS- December 2018

HIV, Hepatitis C, and other Chronic Illnesses CUCS-December 2018

Overview of Major Psychiatric Disorders CUCS-November 2018

Cultural Competency CUCS- October 2018

Naloxone Administration CUCS- September 2018

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