• Smyrna GA

Mahawa Bah

MSW Student

Summary

Very passionate in the field of social work.  love to be part of the change process.  

Work History

Work History

Social Work Intern

Sep 2015 - Present
Atlanta Center for Self Sufficiency
Social Work Intern Responsibilities: Help with intake, assessment, interviews, and referrals Provide case management in employment assistance Facilitate workshops on stress management

Social Work Intern

Sep 2014 - May 2015
Hope Atlanta/Travelers Aid
Social Work Intern Responsibilities: Conduct intake assessments on to determine Client's needs Provide case-management to individuals experiencing homelessness and living with HIV/AIDS. Assist in providing emergency, transitional, and permanent housing to clients and their families. Give referrals to clients in need of other services not provided by Traveler's Aid.

Social Work Intern

Nov 2012 - May 2013
American Red Cross
Social Work Intern Responsibilities: as an emergency disaster relief intern. Assist with providing hotel, food, clothing and medical aid to disaster clients during recovery. Link both disaster and non-disaster clients to other available resources.

Community Concern INC

Jan 2010 - Apr 2010
Community Concern INC
Student-Volunteer Services Responsibilities: Collaborates with staffs in running the day to day affair of the community center. Assist with clients' registration, prepare and serve food to the homeless. Organizes files, handle paperwork, and phone calls.

Sandy Springs Place

Aug 2004 - May 2005
Sandy Springs Place
Emeritus at Responsibilities: Rendered Memory Care Services to senior citizens on weekly basis. Read stories, play games, sings, and walk seniors around the building. SKILLS Computer: SPSS, Microsoft Words, Excel Dependable Teamwork Engaged Coping Critical thinking HONORS, AWARDS, PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS, LEADERSHIP POSITIONS, AND SCHOLARSHIPS

Education

Education

M.S.W 

Aug 2013 - May 2016
Clark Atlanta University

Master in Social Work with a concentration in Health / Mental Health

B.A 

Aug 2009 - May 2013
Georgia State University

Bachelors of Art in Sociology with a concentration in Family and Life Course

Skills

Skills

  • Computer: SPSS, Microsoft Words, Excel
  • Dependable
  • Teamwork
  • Engaged
  • Coping
  • Critical thinking