Lisa Anselmo

  • Vernon CT 860-985-0800

Substance Abuse Addiction Specialist 

Summary

My goal is to help addicts want and learn the tools necessary to obtain sobriety.  Extensive experience in substance abuse treatment .  With working knowledge of the twelve-step program Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous. Comfortable working in an environment with multicultural and socioeconomic issues; talented and compassionate communicator.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2015 - Present

Waitress

New England Pizza

customer service, train new employees , multi tasking , cash handling , cleaning , food service 

Jan 2013 - Jan 2015

Female Sober House Manager

Walker House of mircles

Monitoring the progress of the women , teaching them tools and knowledge on how to live a sober life , implying the house rules, random drug testing and breathalyzer , assisting women to and from AA or NA meetings, planning  treatment , referrals ,  detox support, weekly goal setting , providing a safe home and environment, listening and communicating    

Jan 2014 - Jan 2015

Waittress

Alfresco's Pizza

Multi tasking , customer service , cash handling , training new employees, cleaning, customer service

Education

Education
2004 - 2008

High School Diploma

Rockville High School

Volunteer work

Skills

Chaired N/A meetings 

Set up twelve-step meetings, ran and chaired large groups , gave info to the new comers, set up one on one groups with people who asked for it, informed people of the twelve steps and the way the programs works

Clayton House (long term drug and alcohol program) 

Helped new intakes, set up house N/A and AA meetings, moral support to different patients, implying house rules , setting weekly goals, following up on patient treatment plans ,being an all around good listener and communicator   

Retirement Home: Fox hill Vernon ct

Helped elderly patients, cleaning , monitoring patients