Dena Lee

  • Wichita US-KS

Work History

Work History
Jan 2012 - Present

Student Social Worker Substitute

USD 259 Enterprise Elementary

Complete special education documentation. Advocate for students and parents in the education setting.  Assist teachers with interventions to assist with students in the classroom.  Create interventions used with students to increase attendance.  

Jun 2010 - Aug 2011

CrossRoads Case Manager

Wichita Children's Home

As a case manager, I worked with runaway and homeless youth.  I acted as a liaison between the youth, their family, schools, and SRS or courts system.  Developed case plans and documented interventions performed.

Aug 2009 - Jun 2010

Case Manager

Sedgwick County Comcare

Created case plans for seriously emotionally disturbed children.  Advocated for children in the school setting.  Attended disciplinary hearings for students facing expulsions.  Completed documentation in required time frame. Provided interventions for children, families, and schools to use when working with seriously emotionally disturbed children.

Sep 2008 - May 2009

Truancy Co-op

USD 259 Minneha Core Knowledge Magnet

Identified children with excessive absenteeism, created plan alleviate situation.  Worked with teacher's, student's, and their families to combat absenteeism rates.  Facilitated small groups of students.

Education

Education

Bachelor

Wichita State University

Portfolio

References

Melanie Miller-Garrett, LSCSW

Wichita Child Guidance Center

316-686-6671

Therapist

millergarrett@yahoo.com

Natalie Grant, Ed.D., LMSW

Wichita State University

316-978-7258

Director Bachelor of Social Work Program

natalie.grant@wichita.edu

Dru Heffron, LMSW

USD 259 Rea Woodman

316-973-0211

Social Worker

dheffron@usd259.net

Jaime Hutchinson

USD 259 Mueller Aerospace and Engineering Elementary Magnet School

316-973-8300

Principal

jhutchinson1@usd259.net

Paula Ewertz, LMSW 

USD 259 Enterprise 

316-973-6803

Social Worker

pewertz@usd259.net

Practicum Positions

USD 259 Enterprise Elementary

November 2010 - Present

Social Worker

USD 259 Rea Woodman Elementary

September 2010 - November 2010

Social Worker

Wichita Children's Home

June 2010 - August 2011

CrossRoads Case Manager