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Jessica
Claire
resumesample@example.com
(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

To obtain a position which will allow me the opportunity to develop and implement programs in compliance with existing policies, programs, and regulations to identify issues and suggest productive solutions.

Exceptional leader talented at motivating others and creating a healthy work environment. Technically-savvy with outstanding relationship building, training and presentation skills.

Counselor with 20 years experience to include conflict resolution and mental health wellness.

Skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Conflict resolution
  • Client assessment and analysis
  • Staff development
  • Team leadership
  • Team liaison
  • Process implementation
Education
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff , Expected in 05/1991 B.S : Psychology - GPA : Psychology
Arkansas State University , M.R.C. Expected in 12/1994 Master of Science : Rehabilitation Counseling - GPA :
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Addiction Studies , Expected in 05/2004 M.S : - GPA :
Work History
State Of Arkansas - Substance Abuse Program Leader
Mountainburg, AR, 07/2017 - Current
  • Responsible for selecting and instructing inmate peer counselors and administering substance abuse treatment program in the penal institution with 
  • Counsel individuals who have multiple issues, not limited to: mental health disorders, addiction, disability, trauma, and domestic issues; must recognize these and other issues to provide clients with appropriate counseling and support.
  • Interview, select and instruct inmate peer counselor and provide supervision and guidance in solving substance abuse related problems of inmates.
  • Complete the intake, assessment, and screenings of applicants.  Develop Master Treatment Plan, Discharge and Aftercare Plans.
  • Facilitates process or specialty groups.
  • Document and creates reports based on the progress notes.
  • Provide counseling, also offering constructive feedback and guidance.
  • Conduct classes and training to other counselors working toward their certification.
State Of Delaware - Associate Professional Counselor
Port Penn, DE, 01/2017 - 07/2017
  • Responsible for assessing and evaluation of individuals charged with a sexual offense.
  • Duties also included making the recommendation for community notification level.
Arkansas Department Of Community Correction - DCC Program Coordinator
City, STATE, 05/2016 - 09/2016
  • Responsible for licensure of Transitional and Re-Entry Homes for individuals being released from the Arkansas Department of Corrections.
  • Duties also included offering support and guidance to overseers of the homes.
  • Audit reports and records to ensure everyone was receiving counseling and/or substance abuse services.
  • Approval of educational curriculum.
Arkansas Department Of Community Correction - DCC Treatment Coordinator
City, STATE, 04/2006 - 05/2016
  • Supervise counseling and support staff, volunteers and interns.
  • Conduct weekly meetings to assist counselors becoming certified in the substance abuse field.
  • Responsible for interviewing and hiring counselors and other support staff.
  • Train clinical staff and evaluate performance of the clinical staff.
  • Audit client records to ensure that required reports and documentation is present prior to accreditation.
  • Ensure accreditation standards are maintained.
  • Prepare curriculum and teach classes to residents.
Arkansas Department Of Community Correction - Correctional Counselor
City, STATE, 12/1998 - 01/2006
  • Interview and counsel residents both in groups and individually who have multiple issues, not limited to: mental health disorders, addiction, disability, trauma, and domestic issues; must recognize these and other issues to provide clients with appropriate counseling and support.
  • Consult and collaborate with other professionals; psychologists, medical professionals, social workers, and counselors to develop and implement strategies to help residents reach stated goals on their Master Treatment Plan.
  • Complete intake paperwork and documentation, which includes: monthly sessions and reports.
  • Submit reunification letters to DHS.
  • Provide crisis intervention.
  • Organize and provide lectures.
  • Track and log individual case and service activity.
Interests
Provide information, advice, counseling, Coordinate counseling sites, presentations, trainings, and assignments Coordinate administrative and programs activities Conduct trainings and presentations Build effective collaborations and referral links with local providers and other federal, state or local agencies
Skills
Audit reports, excellent communication, counselor, counseling, crisis intervention, client, clients, documentation, hiring, instructing, letters, notes, meetings, mental health, progress, receiving, supervision, trauma, Treatment Plan
Additional Information
  • Provide information, advice, counseling, Coordinate counseling sites, presentations, trainings, and assignments Coordinate administrative and programs activities Conduct trainings and presentations Build effective collaborations and referral links with local providers and other federal, state or local agencies

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School Attended
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
  • Arkansas State University
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Addiction Studies
Job Titles Held:
  • Substance Abuse Program Leader
  • Associate Professional Counselor
  • DCC Program Coordinator
  • DCC Treatment Coordinator
  • Correctional Counselor
Degrees
  • B.S
  • Master of Science
  • M.S