Self-motivated professional with an interest in combining my years of personal and professional growth in the mental health field with my current educational accomplishments in the field of Instructional Design to provide innovative ideas and concepts for increasing the transference of learning from the classroom to the job
Clinical Liaison (Team Lead/Supervisor)
Responsibilities included: Oversight of 5-7 case managers responsible for providing services to 230 clients, leadership and oversight of service delivery to ensure client behavioral health needs are met, assessment of client needs to determine appropriate services and availability of those services, supervision of assigned case managers to promote personal and professional growth.
Program Coordinator for Supported Living
Tri-City Mental Health
Responsibilities included: ensuring quality, health and safety and client centered approaches for individuals in community living services, supervising, supporting and training staff as they assist individuals served, ensuring compliance with federal, state and local regulations while expanding opportunities for persons served to participate in community life as they choose.
Clinical Manager for Supported Employment
Responsible for assuring the success of individuals participating in community-based employment training program including: assessing the skills of each client to assure they are involved in the most appropriate work activities, assuring data is recorded daily with respect to each individual client's production, preparing monthly summaries that report participants' progress toward their goals, supervising job coaches, and keeping accurate records for billing and inventory purposes.
ACT Team Case Manager
Provided intensive community support to severe and persistent mentally ill clients which included: case management, home visits, coordinating of supports in the community, working with clients in their natural supportive environment, crisis intervention, teaching and assisting clients with daily living skills, and rotating on-call to provide 24/7 coverage.
Responsible for: assisting clients in accessing affordable and safe housing through coordinating section 8 and state funded applications, creating positive relationships with local landlords, and managing in-house subsidy program. Additional duties: provide outreach; assist clients in securing emergency shelter, transitional housing, and/or permanent housing as appropriate.