Ameita Jasper

Ameita Jasper

Work History

Work History
Feb 2010 - Aug 2013

Psychosocial Rehabilitation Case Manager

ARJ, LLC

PSYCHOSOCIAL REHABILITATION CASE MANAGER., Charlotte, NC, www.arjcares.com ARJ is a private mental health agency that provides support to the community through programs that teach and encourage independent living skills, mentorship to educate and aide the community and the individuals served to lead more meaningful lives.

  • Collaborated to develop a progressive adult day program
  • Launched a program curriculum inclusive of client input
  • Coordinated group and individual therapy schedules
  • Facilitated discussions on self-management, life, and social skills
  • Completed intake and reauthorizations
  • Achieved increased program size and consistency

Arranged, assessed, linked, informed, and monitored services/resources; participated in and facilitated community collaborative meetings; ensured specific clinical interventions were implemented, and documentation completed for MH/DD/SA consumers.  Identified and provided intervention(s) to address barriers that impede the development of skills necessary for independent functioning in the community such as self-management, personal care, activities of daily living, and potential/possible levels of self-sufficiency for independent living.  Assisted in developing a Person Centered/Treatment Plan for rehabilitative/recovery goals with the consumer and their natural and professional supports; implementing interventions based on client goals within the established Person Centered Plan and/or effecting necessary modifications inclusive of medication management, occupational, educational, housing and environmental supports as well as provided engaging in utilization reviews and appeals.

Jul 2008 - Jan 2010

Family Independence Case Manager

Division of Family and Children Services

FAMILY INDEPENDENCE CASE MANAGER, Decatur, GA.

DFCS is a part of the Department of Human Services that provides numerous services and programs to assist families in need.

  • Conducted face-to-face and phone interviews, and determined client eligibility for the Federal Food Stamp and Medicaid programs
  • Referred clients for TANF, energy assistance, other Medicaid programs, and mental health
  • Chosen by supervisors as a team member in the implementation of the COMPASS program in Georgia

Jul 2006 - Jul 2008

Family Independence Case Manager

Department of Family and Children Services

FAMILY INDEPENDENCE CASE MANAGER, Jonesboro, GA.

DFCS is a part of the Department of Human Services that provides numerous services and programs to assist families in need.

  • Conducted face-to-face and phone interviews, and determined client eligibility for the Federal Food Stamp and Medicaid programs
  • Referred clients for TANF, energy assistance, other Medicaid programs, and mental health

Education

Education
Jan 2014 - Present

M.A

Argosy University

Presently attending the Clinical Mental Health Counselor Program and will graduate in June 2017.

Skills

Skills

ADULT

Independent Living

Mental Health

psychosocial

GROUP THERAPY

mental health services