I have 5yrs of experience as a Counselor . I am skilled in direct supervision, activity planning and organization. I thrive in high-stress professional environments and dedicated to delivering the highest quality of compassionate care.
Knowledge of Mental Health Notes (AVATAR)
Trained on trauma informed
Counselor 206/2012 to CurrentEncompass/CrossroadsWatsonville, CAWork with teens that have been removed from parents/relatives (CPS cases). Implemented therapeutic plans for teens and write mental health notes. Transport clients to school, doctor or other appointments.
Counselor 103/2012Encompass/Tyler HouseWatsonville, CAWorked with teens that had substance abuse issues. Assisted teens in developing skills that can help them overcome their addictions. Wrote Mental Health Notes.
Teacher's Assistant08/2008 to 11/2009Encompass/Head StartWatsonville, CAAssisted teacher in implementing planned activities. Supervised children and helped with parent conferences.
Associate of Arts: Human ServicesCabrillo CollegeAptos, ca, Santa Cruz County
Associate in Science in Human Services
Skills Certificate in Human Services Drug and Alcohol Studies
Skills Certificate in Human Services Human Services Generalist
Associate in Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences with Interdisciplinary Studies
People skills, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills, bilingual