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Alexis Burgess

  • Indianapolis IN
  • +13178206615

Health Care


 I was work with individual needs ill ages including those with learning disabilities, mental challenges and physical damages, Assisted patients with serving meals, feeding as necessary. I am helping patients by keeping some of their independence Presented nutrition information and cooking demonstrations to geriatric patients at Senior Center. Assisted patients by serving meals, feeding as necessary, ambulating, turning and positioning in bed. Documented ill patient information including service plans, treatment reports and progress notes. Conducted outreach, advocacy and rehabilitative services for typical cases and crisis intervention.Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills and functional living skills. Guided clients in understanding illnesses and treatment plans. Assisted clients in scheduling home visits and phone calls and monitored the effectiveness of these activities. I worked with diagnosed mental health, emotional and substance abuse disorders.

Work History

Feb 2016present 


The  Hearth at Prestwick

 The Server provides food and beverage service table side to residents, resident families and guests. Assisted patients with serving meals, feeding as necessary. This position maintains the cleanliness of the dining room, service stations, beverage machines, and all other work areas as well as the taking and filling of orders, servicing buffet lines, and accommodating residents' mealtime requests under the supervision of the Dining Room Manager. 

Mar 2010Apr 2015

Direct Support Professional

Midwest family

 Directed all protective placement, case management, parent education and family reunification activities. Advise patients on community resources, made referrals and devised realistic treatment plans. Advise patients on community resources, made referrals and devised realistic treatment plans. Assessed patient and delivered comprehensive case management services. Evaluated and addressed individual client needs and concerns. Conducted mental health assessments for children, adolescents and adults receiving child welfare. Prevention services worked with severely mentally ill adults, the homeless and acted as an advocate for client rights.

Jul 2008Feb 2010


Pamper Paws

My job duties entail, high sales percentage with consultative, value-focused customer service approach. Worked as a team member performing cashier duties, product assistance and cleaning. Expressed appreciation and invited customers to return to the store. Managed quality communication, customer support and product representation for each client. Maintained up-to-date knowledge of store policies regarding payments, returns and exchanges. Cleaned and straightened work area, organized register supplies. Worked with customer service to resolve issues. Updated register logs, Operated cash register with proficiency. Maintained gift certificate documentation, Weighed  food to determine correct pricing.

Jan 2004May 2008

Shelbyville High School


 Blackboards, mirrors, wastebaskets and garbage cans, office. Cleaned Venetian blinds, including washing and vacuuming them wet mopped and spot mopped public corridors, washrooms and classrooms. Incorporated music and art activities to encourage creativity and expression. Coordinated nutrition care with other members of the health care team and delegated responsibilities. Devised meal plans in line with patients' age, gender, diagnosis, cultural background and religious practices.


Aug 2014Present

Human Services, Associate Of Applied Science

Ivy Tech Community College

Advanced Classroom Management training

Continuing Education in Observation and Assessment

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy coursework

Member of Human Services Club

Coursework in Psychology

Social Work and Counseling

Coursework in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Child Development

Human Services coursework

Aug 2004May 2008

High school diploma

Lawrence North High School

Training course in Microsoft Excel and Word

 Coursework included English, Mathematics

Advanced Classroom Management training

Learning Disabilities seminar

Violence in Schools seminar