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Marilyn D. Johnican

Masters of Social Work candidate with strong communication and leadership skills, seeking a position to improve the quality of life by advocating for social justice and commit my knowledge and skills to the advancement of families.

Work experience

Aug 2014May 2015

Social Work Student Intern

Mary Hall Freedom House

Responsible for being able to perform all aspects of the admission process including efficient and effective handling of inquiry calls, knowledge of and communication with referral sources, providing hospital and program information to individuals, agencies, facilities and professionals; making outside referrals, when appropriate; assessing and triaging an individual’s mental health status, making patient safety and level of care recommendations to physicians, pre-certification of patient care; completing all admission requirements, communicating patient safety concerns and pertinent information to staff and documenting all necessary information in computer system. 

Aug 2013May 2014

Social Work Student Intern

Caring Works, Inc.

Provide holistic and comprehensive case management services to all clients including: intake assessment, benefit assessment, goal setting, long-term case plan development, weekly case plan development, progress monitoring, individual money management, tenant education, advocacy and referrals.

Apr 2013Feb 2014


Jared the Galleria of Jewlery

Inform and educate customers to assist in buying; Credit Specialist, assisted customers in opening and managing credit accounts; Providing excellent customer service and engaging customers immediately after entering the store; Ensuring customers have a positive memorable experience; Adhered to merchandising principles/guidelines while working with high-level merchandise

Aug 2005Aug 2009

Secretary To The Dean of Instruction

Fort Bend Independent School District

Manages day to day budget and keeps budget records; Responsible for monitoring and managing extensive records and files; Provides administrative support to the School;  Provides liaison between the dean’s office and various divisions/departments for matters relating to administrative, fiscal, operational, and personnel procedures; Meets individuals and the general public, providing information pertaining to policies, rules, and regulations; Makes appointments, processes confidential matters, and either resolves or refers questions to appropriate personnel

Apr 2001Feb 2004

Health Assistant

EduCare Living Center

Helping patients to undertake personal tasks, including washing, showering, and using the toilet; Serving food to patients and helping them to eat if they are physically weak
; Changing dirty sheets and bedding; Making the beds; Talking to patients to ease loneliness and feelings of isolation; Listening to the particular needs of patients and acting on these needs as appropriate; Turning patients who are required to spend a lot of time in bed, in order to avoid bed sores; Helping patients to move around their environment and to feel comfortable in their own homes or in hospital. This involves keeping their living area extremely clean and tidy


Aug 2013May 2015

Masters in Social Work

Clark Atlanta University

Member, National Association of Social Workers (2014 - Present)

Member, Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society (2014- Present)

Member, Alpha Epsilon Lambda Graduate Honor Society (2014 - Present) 

Jan 2009Jul 2011

Bachelor in Psychology

Georgia State University

Deans List ( 2009- 2011)