• Santa Monica CA

Norma Torres Gonzalez

Work History

Work History

Adjunct Counselor

Los Angeles Valley College(LAVC)
Adjunct Counselor 11/13-07/15 Conduct in-person college orientations to new incoming students Carry out group counseling sessions on various topics Facilitate Probation Student Workshops Designed and presented Undocumented AB540 workshop Complete immediate and long-range educational plans for students(SEP and Six Semester Plan) Provide assistance to students with reinstatement into the college

Adjunct Instructor

Los Angeles Valley College
Adjunct Instructor 8/13- Personal Development 1: Introduction to College Participate in curriculum development of course Measure class objectives/SLO with pre/post test Teachs tudent s how to develop of a comprehensive educational plan and a six semester plan that is in line with their educational aspirations including a certificate, an Associate's Degree or CSU and IGETS certification to transfer Monitor attendance, student conduct, and academic progress Assess student work and provide constructive feedback Generate activities that supplement class lectures and promote student engagement Expose students to campus resources, programs, and services Teach students how to use various career resources

Adjunct Counselor

Santa Monica College SMC
Adjunct Counselor 02/14-), Transfer Center/Non-credit ESL Develop strategies, resources, and materials to counsel students in a multicultural environment to promote their personal development and academic success Able to prepare students for job readiness and employment Administer and interpret career assessments, provide tools and resources for exploration and decision making process Provide follow-up services students facing academic difficulties Aide students in the development of their electronic Student Educational Plan and keep notes on counseling session Provide intervention and referrals to student support services on or off campus Facilitate Back to Success Workshops Coordinate student activities/workshops Use technology as a tool in counseling Advise students with graduation petitions, CSU Breadth Certifications, and IGECT Certification Explain the difference between credit vs non-credit Clarify the difference between degrees and certificates available at Norma A. Torres-Gonzalez 921 Hawaiian Ave, Wilmington, CA 90744 (310) 987-9631 nrmtrrs@yahoo.com Conducted a needs assessment Develop workshops ESL students

Adjunct Counselor

Los Angeles Southwest College(LASC), Nursing
Adjunct Counselor 08/ Counselor Provide educational, transfer, vocational, career and personal counseling to and potential college students on a one-on-one basis or in groups Assist students in planning immediate and long term goals through Student Educational Plans Complete graduation petitions Administer the Pre-Nursing Information and Application Sessions Maintain nursing website Review transcripts and complete gpa and prerequisite verifications for prospective nursing program applicants

Mentor

Nov 2012 - Jun 2013
Los Angeles Harbor College
Puente Mentor Wilmington, CA

Co-Chair

Feb 2012 - Jun 2012
Los Angeles Harbor College
Latina Leadership Network Student Club Co-chair Wilmington, CA

Heart of Los Angeles

Jul 2008 - Sep 2008
Heart of Los Angeles
College Counselor Assistant Los Angeles, CA

Rainbow Services

Oct 2007 - Apr 2008
Rainbow Services
San Pedro, CA

Education

Education

Post/Masters

2014

M.A

2012
California State University

B.Sc

2010
University of Phoenix