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Summary

Looking to make a career change to pursue my dream job working as a Professional Organizer making a difference in people's lives by creating a functional space and optimizing their quality of life through an organized space. 

Strengths

Advising/Coaching
  • Coached students on academic strategies: time-management, problem solving, reducing test anxiety, study skills and adult life skills.
  • Assessed students academic standing to meet graduation requirements. 
  • Developed a plan of action for at-risk students to address student needs.
  • Identified internal and external services and referred students as needed.
  • Assessed and identified personal strengths and needs of students.
Highly Organized
  • Currently coach clients on ways to increase productivity as a part-time home organizer.
  • Created a streamlined process for managing an advising caseload of over 400 students.
  • Detail-oriented file audits led to passed accreditation audits. 
  • Prioritized tasks to ensure completion of duties in a timely manner.
Communication Skills
  • Developed visual aids to improve understanding of university policies to students.
  • Utilized active listening to establish rapport with students and faculty.
  • Engaged multimedia presenter, appealing to all learning styles.
  • Developed and delivered presentations for faculty and students.
  • Developed innovative and interactive activities for lectures. 
  • Authored and managed the virtual campus newsletter.
Other

Problem-Solving | Customer Service | Self-Directed | 

Work History

20112014

Associate Course Director

Full Sail University
  • Lectured in the Psychology Department, online and campus.
  • Facilitated and developed faculty trainings and student workshops.
  • Designed and implemented virtual course curriculum for Psychology Department.
  • Developed innovative and interactive activities for lecture.
  • Co-authored psychology textbook with a team of co-workers. 
  • Provided excellent customer service to students by addressing requests in a timely manner.
  • Maintained regular contact with students utilizing a variety media modalities, in compliance with FERPA.
20082011

Student Services Counselor

Everest University
  • Coordinated and advised at-risk students, face-to-face self-reflective, academic and adult-centered life skills.
  • Created a streamlined process for managing an advising caseload of over 400 students.
  •  Audited academic records to ensure timely completion of degree.
  • Identified university and external services to assist students in completion of their degree.
  • Delivered and developed GED math prep course.
  • Organized and budgeted student events.
  • Maintained student files for audits and maintained statistical data to track student progress.
  • Gathered data and analyzed for quarterly academic reports. 
  • Assisted in the enrollment process in collaboration with financial aid, admissions and the registrar.
20072008

Family Therapist

Community Solutions Inc. 
  • Provided in-home Functional Family Therapy (FFT) to youth in collaboration with the Department of Juvenile Justice, and their families.
  • Maintained clinical files, intake paperwork and completed necessary documentation.
20062007

Family Services Specialist

Neighborhood Center for Families
  • Assisted at-risk families in locating resources within the community to increase overall stability. 
  • Assisted clients in the completion of intake and case-management paperwork. 
  • Organized community outreach events. 
20032006

Program Assistant

Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida
  • Supervised and led youth ages 6-18 years old. 
  • Developed, planned and implemented after school programs that supported the Clubs outcomes of Academic Success, Good Character & Citizenship and Healthy Lifestyles.

Education

20042007

Master of Arts in Counselor Education

University of Central Florida

Specialization in Mental Health Counseling 

Completed coursework in School Counseling

20022004

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

University of Central Florida
20002002

Associate of Arts 

Brevard Community College