Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary
Therapist possessing over 30 yrs of in-depth knowledge of principles, methods and procedures for diagnosis and treatment of adolescents and adults primarily but not limited to the field of addiction.
Also over 20 yrs experience as a student, teacher and an entertainer and performer of the arts, primarily comedy has and does allow for the unique and creative way of incorporating the arts as a methodology for patients into their therapy, education, healing and recovery process.
Skill Highlights
  • Addictions specialist
  • Therapeutic expertise
  • Specialized training in grief counseling
  • Psychiatric population familiarity
  • Solution-focused counseling
  • Clinical documentation mastery
  • Experienced in psychoanalytic psychotherapy
  • Suicide risk assessments
  • PTSD group specialist
  • Practiced in family assessments
  • Superior communication skills
  • Extensive DSM-IV knowledge
  • Family therapy background
  • Parenting skills educator
Professional Experience
Stand Up Comedian, 2000 to 2012
United Way Of AmericaLemoyne, PA,
Stand Up Comedian Entertainer for guests on 24 ships.
CEO, 2000 to 2005
Anthem, Inc.MT, State,
Owned and operated Comedy Traffic School
Therapist, 1999 to 2000
Workrise Technologies IncAustin, TX,
Provided therapy, education and aftercare for patients and their families using lectures, group and individual counseling.
Instructor, 1993 to 2000
Anthem, Inc.Newport, AR,
Taught BDI courses for drivers with traffic citations.
Taught drug and alcohol awareness courses for first time drivers.
Therapist, 1996 to 1998
Habitat For HumanityDanville, IL,
Designed, provided and supervised treatment for in patient adolescent chemical dependency program.
Director of Family Services, 1991 to 1996
HcaWellington, FL,
Provide support and counseling for family members of Patients in extended care program.
Designed, conducted and supervised monthly weekend workshops for patients and their families.
Supervised and assisted in the communication between therapists and patients families.
Provided group and individual counseling for patients in extended care program.
Teacher, 1990 to 1995
Arrow Child And Family MinistriesSugar Land, TX,
Teach classes for students wishing to obtain there CAP in the state of Florida
Therapist, 1990 to 1991
Arrow Child And Family MinistriesDallas, TX,
Provide intensive group therapy for patients suffering from co dependency, PTSD and other emotional trauma related conditions.
Therapist, 1990 to 1991
Arrow Child And Family MinistriesWaco, TX,
Provided individual and group therapy, counseling, treatment planning, assessment and education for drug and alcohol addicted young adults in extended care program.
Family Services Therapist, 1988 to 1991
Universal Health ServicesEden Prairie, MN,
Provided education and therapy for family members of patients in addiction treatment program using lectures, group and individual counseling in 5 day intensive family program.
Provided group and individual therapy in 5 day in patient codependency and PTSD program.
Therapist, 1985 to 1988
Bethesda Hospital Out Patient Adolescent Treatment ProgramCity, STATE,
Provided thorough substance abuse evaluations, assessments and presented clinical formulations to the parents, treatment team and school administration of adolescents.

Provided out patient group, individual and family therapy for adolescent substance abuse and chemical dependency program.
Counselor, 1982 to 1985
Care Unit HospitalCity, STATE,
Provided assessments and treatment for in patient adolescents and aftercare for them and their families.
Education and Training
: Addiction, Expected in 1988
CAP Required Training Florida - Ft Lauderdale, FL
: Addiction, Expected in 1985
CAC Required Training Ohio - Cincinnati, OH
: Psychology, Expected in 1984
University of Cincinnati - Wilmington, OH
: Gestalt Therapy, Expected in 1983
Cincinnati Gestalt institute - Cincinnati, OH
12 month intensive training program consisting of didactic and experiential hands on training in the theory and practice of Gestalt therapy. Only 12 applicants accepted per year.
: Psychology / Sociology , Expected in 1982
Wilmington College - Wilmington, OH

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