Alicia George

Alicia George

Summary

I am currently a 2nd-year graduate student in Speech Pathology at Kent State University. I plan on graduating in December of 2009. Presently, I am completing my first externship at Brentwood Health Care Center. Additionally I have clinical experience with adults with autism, accent reduction therapy with adults, children with apraxia of speech, language disorders, and literacy. 

Work History

Work History
Aug 2007 - Present

Independent Provider

Ohio Medicaid

I work with two families who each have a 15-year-old son with autism.

Aug 2008 - Dec 2008

Graduate Teaching Assistant

I taught a section of a senior undergraduate clinical prep class. My responsibilities included collaborating with the other GA's teaching different sections, grading worksheets and writing, and giving feedback on students progress. 

Dec 2006 - Jul 2007

ABA Therapist

I worked with a 4-year-old girl with Autism in her home.

May 2006 - Aug 2006

Day Camp Counselor-Camp Cheerful

Achievement Center for Children

I worked with two fellow counselors and cared for 12 children with special needs including autism, PPD, CP, and ODD.

Education

Education
Jan 2008 - Present

Master of Arts

Kent State University

GPA = 3.80

Certifications

  • First Aid and CPR
  • Trained in Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
Aug 2005 - May 2008

Bachelor of Science

GPA = 3.56

Minor in psychology

Aug 2001 - Jun 2005

High School Diploma

Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School
Aug 2004 - May 2005

I participated in Post-Secondary Enrollment Option Program during my senior year of high school, which allowed me to graduate high school with 34 college credits.

Skills

Skills

Computer Applications

  Internet E-mail, tele- and video-conferencing Windows: Microsoft Office, XP, Macintosh OS X Boardmaker Speaking Dynamically Pro (Mac and Windows) Vizzle Pix Writer Edmark