Adrienne Shireman

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present

DSP(Direct Support Professional)

Parents and Friends INC.

I take individuals to doctor's appointments. I take them grocery and personal shopping. I give them their medicine. I take them on outings in the community. I am there to assist the individuals to be as independent as possible and have the best quality of life. I assist with their daily goals. I assist them with cooking and cleaning their homes also,. I assist with bathing and hygiene and much more.

Apr 2010 - Dec 2010

DSP(Direct Support Professional)

Opportunity Enterprises

I worked in a group home. I had to empty a catheter bag, and change the catheter tubing every evening. I had 2 individuals with feeding tubes. I bathed and helped with hygiene. I did laundry. I assisted individuals on and off of the toilet and back into their wheelchairs. I had to do heavy lifting. I cooked and cleaned and much more.


Aug 2010 - Apr 2012

Purdue North Central

I was going to school for social work. 

Aug 2009 - Apr 2010

University of Indianapolis

I started a semester in early elementary education and then I switched to psychology.



All of my certifications and training

I am CPR and First Aid certified. I am CPI certified. I am trained in Seizure management, abuse and neglect, respect and dignity, food and fire safety, PCP, legalities, and much more. I have worked with developmental disabled adults for five years. I have lots of experience dealing with different kinds of behaviors from mild to very aggressive. I have worked with down syndrome individuals, cerebral palsy individuals, autistic individuals, individuals with dementia, and more. 

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Judy Stark/ retired teacher

She is the individual I take care of sister.


Danielle Fredrickson/ Retired case manager

She is the individual I take care of previous case manager.


Nola Puttman/ DSP

She is my co worker.