To secure a position which utilizes my personal, educational and experiential knowledge while challenging me to grow as a Social Worker and a human being.
Direct Support Professional II
Creative Community Living
Assist persons with developmental challenges in all aspects of their daily lives. Train new employees.
Aug 2011 - Present
Licensed Addictions Counselor
Substance Abuse Center of Kansas
Performing drug and assessments as contract services within a correctional setting. Facilitating a Relapse Prevention group with 10-20 members.
Sep 2011 - Feb 2012
Master's Practicum Student
Kansas Veterans' Home
Create photo album for resident who had previously lost all pictures in a house fire. Assist in a hope project for a resident in order to assist in working through grief issues. Support residents and their families as they transition through life stages.