Tina Matilde González

Tina Matilde González


Mar 2010 - Present


UCLA Extension

An online certificate program in College Counseling (33 academic units including 65 hours of practicum) for "those who work with students making the transition from high school to college are all too aware of the need for training and information that is up-to-date, comprehensive, and practical. [...] The only one of its kind in the country, is designed to be a preparation for counseling high school students effectively and helping them identify their postsecondary options."

Aug 2009 - Jun 2011

Master of Arts

Loyola Marymount University

"The Master of Arts in Counseling (48 credits) is designed to prepare aspiring counselors for K-12 public, private, and parochial schools; community mental health settings; and/or college and university settings."

Specialization in School Counseling with California Pupil Personnel Credential

"For students who desire to work in a K-12 school setting. Students will gain experiences that include individual counseling, group and educational counseling, career and college counseling, teacher consultation, and prevention programming. The completion of this specialization will also result in eligibility to receive a Pupil Personnel Services Credential for the State of California. This program is approved by the State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education."

Aug 2004 - Jun 2007

Associate of Arts

Santa Monica College

Sociology Major with coursework in Religious Studies and Counseling.

Dean's Honor List: Fall 2005, Spring 2006, Fall 2006.

Graduated with Honors.

Jan 2007 - May 2007


California State University-Northridge

Courses completed:

RS 100: Introduction to Religious Studies RS 301: Religious Ethics: History and Interpretation SOC 305: Culture and Personality SOC 345: Social Psychology

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present

Substitute Clerk Typist

Culver City Unified School District
  • Hired on 6-month assignment assisting the Assistant Principal for Guidance & Curriculum at Culver City High School.
    • Coordinated testing logistics for CAHSEE, PSAT & ACT PLAN exams.
    • Organized the Spring 2011 application cycle for the school's chapter of the California Scholarship Federation.
    • Created Guidance Office Meeting minutes.
    • Maintained student records and files.
Jan 2011 - Jun 2011

Counselor Intern

Richard Henry Dana Middle School
  • Created curriculums and lead four small counseling groups focusing on social skills, maturation and anger management on a weekly basis.
  • Met with and track progress of eight students for weekly individual counseling sessions focusing on academics, future planning and personal issues.
  • Facilitated a series of four career guidance lessons for 7th and 8th grade students.
  • Analyzed and interpret data in regards to the academic impacts of a computer-based academic program.
  • Assisted in the planning and facilitation of Career Day 2011 and 5th grade orientation.
  • Served as a counseling intern for the Counseling and Guidance Department under the supervision of Alyssa Feely.
Jan 2011 - Jun 2011

Counselor Intern

Culver City High School
  • Attended weekly meetings with school administrators and counselors.

  • Advised individual students in regards to academics, staying on track to graduate, study skills for at-risk students, class registration, personal issues and the college admission process.

  • Maintained records of individual counseling sessions on the school counseling and scheduling system.

  • Served as a counseling intern for the Counseling and Guidance Department under the supervision of Tim Walker.

Aug 2009 - May 2011

Graduate Assistant to the Dean's Suite

Loyola Marymount University - School of Education
  • Assisted office staff and faculty housed in the School of Education, Office of the Dean.
  • Managed a multi-line phone system and assisted callers and visitors to the proper department
  • Assisted in the preparation and completion of ongoing programs and projects.
  • Spearheaded the streamlining of the SOE's mailing system for 1000+ contacts.
  • Assisted Admissions Coordinator with processing graduate student applications and provided basic one-to-one advising to prospective students regarding general program admission requirements.
Aug 2010 - Dec 2010

Teaching Assistant

Loyola Marymount University - School of Education
  • Assisted professor in grading student work and providing feedback to students.
  • Collaborated with professor in tailoring the syllabus to student needs and course requirements.
  • Added a practical component to core course assignment in order to gain perspective as a practitioner.
Jan 2008 - Dec 2008

Site Coordinator & Tutor

UCLA - Student Initiated Access Center
  • Tutored students at Santa Monica and Leuzinger high schools for the Xinachtli program in the Community Programs Office.
  • Planned and facilitated activities, including workshops and field trips, for students and parents.
  • Coordinated communication between school administration and the program. 
  • Offered site coordinator position after 3 months of working in the program for the following year.
Aug 2002 - Jul 2007


St. Joan of Arc Parish
  • Assisted parish office staff by attending phone calls, concluded the nature of calls and assisted callers and visitors to the proper department.
  • Maintained parish database.
  • Responsible for translating documents and creating memos, fliers and instructional aides.
Jan 2005 - Dec 2006

Peer Mentor

Santa Monica College - Counseling Department
  • Assisted professor in class and led class discussions.
  • Graded student projects and assignments. 
  • Tutored students and aided them finding their learning style to better understand the material and assignments. 
  • Guided students in the creation of a two-three year academic plan and in improving their time management skills.



Student Information & Management System

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Web 2.0 Tools

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Microsoft Office

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Native conversant verbal and written fluency.


Aug 2008 - Present

California Basic Education Skills Test (CBEST)

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Jun 2008 - Present

Dispute Resolution Mediation

Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney
Jun 2011 - Jul 2016

Clear Pupil Personnel Services Credential: School Counseling

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Feb 2009 - Feb 2014

Certificate of Clearance

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

Standard First Aid

American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

CPR - Adult

American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

CPR - Child

American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

CPR - Infant

American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

AED - Adult

American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles
Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

AED - Child

American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles