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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Education
Master of Science: Counseling, Expected in 01/2023
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Ottawa University - Kansas,
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Bachelor of Science: Addiction Studies, Expected in 04/2020
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Ottawa University - , KS
GPA:
Associate of Applied Science: Human Services, Expected in 05/2016
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Waukesha County Technical College - Pewaukee, WI
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Professional Summary

Recent graduate with an Associates in Human Services and a Bachelor's in Addiction Studies with 1 year of experience in substance abuse treatment and 3 years of case management experience. Responsible, disciplined leader dedicated to delivering results that will help the client succeed in recovery. Actively seeking a counselor in training role within a growing treatment center where I can utilize case management skills to make an immediate impact.

Skills
  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Conducting intakes
  • Specimen testing
  • Providing community referrals
  • Clinical assessment
  • Goal Setting
  • Treatment planning
Work History
Substance Abuse Counselor, 08/2021 - Current
Carson-Tahoe Regional Health Care Reno, NV,
  • Developed individual treatment goals based on history and diagnosis.
  • Supported and assessed clients struggling with addiction or relationship issues and devised strategies based on client needs.
  • Displayed sensitivity to cultural and linguistic needs of clients and families served.
  • Completed required documentation for continued therapy coverage by insurance companies to meet deadlines.
  • Provided comprehensive case management services, created treatment plans and connected clients and families to appropriate resources.
  • Provided counseling and support to clients with drug and alcohol abuse issues.
Substance Abuse Counselor Intern, 01/2020 - 04/2020
New Season Sarasota, FL,
  • Led supportive group discussions and education sessions with alcohol and drug users and families.
  • Developed goal-oriented psychoeducational and activity therapy groups to improve clients' level of functioning.
  • Supported and assessed clients struggling with addiction or relationship issues and devised strategies based on client needs.
  • Guided clients in effective therapeutic exercises integrated from Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
  • Provided comprehensive case management services, including creating treatment plans and connecting clients and families to appropriate resources.
  • Developed individual treatment goals based on history and diagnosis.
  • Completed required documentation for continued therapy coverage by insurance companies to meet deadlines.
  • Directed family-centered, strengths-based, culturally competent and individualized intakes and assessments.
  • Provided counseling and support to clients with drug and alcohol abuse issues.
  • Displayed sensitivity to cultural and linguistic needs of clients and families served.
  • Facilitated group and individual therapy in outpatient setting.
  • Coordinated referrals for addiction services based on individual client needs and preferences.
Residential Aide, 05/2018 - 01/2020
Samaritan Health Services Lebanon, OR,
  • Assist clients in adhering to treatment plans, such as setting up appointments, arranging for transportation to appointments, or providing support
  • Refer patient, client, or family to community resources for housing or treatment to assist in recovery from mental or physical illness, following through to ensure service efficacy.
  • Counsel clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
  • Conduct chemical dependency program orientation sessions.
  • Participate in case conferences or staff meetings.
  • Assess individuals' degree of drug dependency by collecting and analyzing urine samples.
  • Intervene as an advocate for clients or patients to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations.
  • Provide clients or family members with information about addiction issues and about available services or programs, making appropriate referrals when necessary.
  • Act as liaisons between clients and medical staff.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces, and purchasing supplies.
  • Furthered skills by actively taking part in employee training and taking classes to improve skills.
  • Kept a close eye on the behavior and emotional responses of clients to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Identified issues, analyzed information, and provided solutions to problems
Case Manager / Shelter Monitor, 01/2015 - 08/2016
Hebron House City, STATE,
  • Coordinate activities with courts, probation officers, community services, or other post-treatment agencies.
  • Assess individuals' degree of drug dependency by collecting and analyzing urine samples.
  • Interview clients, review records, and confer with other professionals to evaluate individuals' mental and physical condition and determine their suitability for participation in a specific program.
  • Review and evaluate clients' progress in relation to measurable goals described in treatment and care plans.
  • Participate in case conferences or staff meetings.
  • Keep records or prepare reports for the owner or management concerning visits with clients.
  • Submit reports and review reports or problems with superiors.
  • Provide information or refer individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance.
  • Oversee day-to-day group activities of residents in the institution.
  • Assist in locating housing for displaced individuals.
  • Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.

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School Attended

  • Ottawa University
  • Ottawa University
  • Waukesha County Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Substance Abuse Counselor Intern
  • Residential Aide
  • Case Manager / Shelter Monitor

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  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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