Peggy Stephens

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Peggy  Stephens

Recovery Support Specialist 

Summary

Pursing a career in rehabilitative services or health and human services, whereby I can fully utilize my skills and many talents to assist others in growing personally and professionally.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2013 - Present

Peer Recovery Support Specialist 

Houston Sobriety Center 

Lead Recovery Coach or 3rd Shift. Assisting, advocating, and providing clients with care as well as providing them with resources throughout the city that will assist them in maintaining their personal recovery and wellness.

Support clients with the resources necessary to reach their recovery and wellness goals.

Support clients in determining recovery and wellness interventions based on the clients aspirations.

Support clients in identifying program environments that are conducive to recovery;


Feb 2011 - Jun 2013

Resident Manager

Passages Residential Treatment Center For Women

Provide complete care for up to (13) women in a residential treatment home, while building a rapport with the women, and establishing and maintaining a professional relationship.

Oversee audit and assist with medication.

Assist with administrative duties, transport for all activities, and file keeping.

Oversee and enforce household rules and residential policies and procedures..

Feb 2007 - Jun 2010

Residential Monitor

Volunteers of America

Lead Residential Monitor of (10) staff members, up to (41) clients.

Monitor and record clients to make sure goals and objectives are being met.

Prepare and maintain accurate records and case files.

Audit and assist with medication.

Education

Education
Jan 2014 - Present

Associate of Arts: Mental Health and Substance Abuse

San Jacinto College North Campus
Mar 1979

GED

Houston Community College

Skills

Skills

Active Listening 

Working with clients to better understand their needs.

Transportation 

Transporting clients from one place to another safely and comfortably.

Food Production 

Certifications

Certifications
Apr 2010

Food Management 

Department of Health and Human Services 

Certified to prepare and serve food in an establishment.