Darlene Garcia

Work History

Work History
Sep 2015 - Present

Social Worker Intern

RECOVERY CONSULTANTS OF ATLANTA
SOCIAL WORKER INTERN Provided individual and group psychotherapy services to culturally diverse under supervision. Assist in HIV/AIDS community outreach, and testing Assisting in the facilitation of the HIV/AIDS Therapeutic Groups Facilitates Anger Management Therapeutic Groups for female Veterans Assist in providing individual assessments, and intake information with the intake coordinator Assist in residential housing program, monitoring, and assisting the clients. Preforming daily progress reports. Attend Clinical Meetings Create needed B.I. R. P and G. I. R. P Assist in outreach follow-ups Personally maintain a high standard of professional and ethical standards. RIVERWOOD BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
Sep 2002 - Present

Owner and Operater

PROSOURCE COMMERCIAL CLEANING SYSYTEMS.
OWNER AND OPERATER: Responsibilities: Brokered and negotiate eco-friendly commercial cleaning contracts Coordinated the on boarding process by posting jobs, phone screened potential candied dates, scheduled appointments for interviews, conducted interviews and extended offer letters. Implemented an effective and swift processing system for new hires in accordance to the legal requirements. Processed bi-weekly payroll
May 2015 - Feb 2016

Intake Coordinator

RIVERWOOD BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
INTAKE COORDINATOR Provided individual assessment, treatment planning, and psychotherapy services to socio- culturally diverse adult population diagnosed with depression, PTSD, and other affective disorders Coordinate, facilitate, and collaborate with consumer, family, team of health care professionals, providers and referral sources. Conduct walk-in or emergency psychosocial assessments and/or triage as needed. Track tests and referrals for health care services and follow-up as necessary Facilitate medical records requests, releases of information, and consents to care. Managed wait list information. Facilitate and manage care transitions to prevent unnecessary inpatient admissions, inappropriate emergency department use and other adverse outcomes such as homelessness Personally maintain a high standard of professional and ethical standards.
Sep 2014 - Jun 2015

Socialworker Intern

NEW BEGGINNINGS POSITIVE CHANGE.
SOCIALWORKER INTERN Responsibilities: Responsible for assisting caseworkers with the process of assessing risk of children by conducting face to face interviews with the alleged child victims and their caretakers; Prepare documentation for case files. Completed the filing of backlog on hundreds of closed case files. Facilitate adolescent group therapy with supervision. Used theoretical models under direct supervision to address the client's thoughts, feeling and behavior Assist with intakes
Feb 2012 - Oct 2014

Specialist

APPLE Inc
SPECIALIST Responsibilities: Transformed hundreds of curios Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. Assisted in providing applicable solutions to meet Apple's consumer needs Facilitated hands-on workshops and customized programs for Youth, Educators, and Businesses Trained, and assist and training of new products. Mentor to other employees. Proficient with IMovie, Pages, Numbers, and other Apple software products

Education

Education
2016

M.S.W

Clark Atlanta University

Masters of Social Work

2011

B.A

Cum Laude Spelman College

Comparative Women StudiesĀ