Sandra Nerestant

  • Atlanta Georgia

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - May 2015

Medical Social Worker Intern

Grady Memorial Hospital
  • Conduct  initial bio-psychosocial assessment with patients.
  • Advocate for the patient and their family needs in different settings: inpatient, outpatient and in the community.
  • Evaluate and suggest the appropriated type of in-home help required by a newly discharge patient.
  • Work with  substance abuse patient with treatment/intervention plans for rehab placements.
  • Work with the homeless population in providing housing and different resources to fit their needs.
  • Operate as an intermediary between patients and the media community.
  • Participate and daily staff meetings with doctors, social workers, and case nurse managers
  • Send out referrals for the patients for nursing home, personal care placements
Jan 2012 - Aug 2012

Social Worker Intern

Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Supervised and lead juveniles during mandatory court ordered activities
  • Created curriculum and facilitated classes for juveniles 3 days a week
  • Handled the clients casework paperwork
Aug 2011 - May 2012

Behavior Analyst Intern

Savannah State University
  • Developed and administered a Research Proposal (How to get college students to make healthy food choices using incentives)
  • Research Proposal was presented at 3rd annual Research Conference Symposium in Savannah, Georgia.


Aug 2013 - May 2015

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Clark Atlanta University-Whitney M. Young Jr.School of SW
Aug 2008 - May 2013

Bachelor of Science in Behavior Analysis ,Concentration in Psychology

Savannah State University
Aug 2004 - May 2008

College Prep- Psychology

Kennesaw Mountain High School

Text Section

  • Multilingual – Fluent in Creole,
  • Intermediate in French
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint
  • Skilled in Data Analysis and Strategic Planning
  • Skilled in writing Case-Notes