Shea Matthew Fisher

Shea Matthew Fisher

Work History

Work History
Dec 2013 - Present

Founder

Fisher Partners LLC
Founder

Graduate Assistant

Office of the First-Year Experience
Graduate Assistant University of Louisiana at Lafayette Supervise on various academic programs including UNIV 100, a university-wide college success course for all incoming freshman. Responsible for project design and event management for Living Learning Communities, residential learning communities for select freshman. Conduct various forms of academic assessment. Supervisor: Theresa Wozencraft, Ph.D.(20 hours weekly)

Professional Assistant

Mind Mechanix, LLC Office of the First-Year Experience
Professional Assistant Perform various aspects of business planning and research assistance for private clinical practice. Supervisors: Kendall Williams, ABD, LPC-S; Mark J. Stanford, MSW, LCSW(10-20 hours weekly)

Mental Health Technician

Acadia Vermilion Hospital
Mental Health Technician, Lafayette LA Lead daily group therapy sessions for patients with mood disorders, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, psychosis, and substance abuse/addiction problems, including both adults and adolescent populations. Monitor patient health/vital signs, i.e. blood pressure, pulse, respiration, EEG. Assist with program development and case management. Supervise patient meals, medication schedules, visitations, and recreational activities. Assist patients in completing daily tasks, resolve inter-patient conflict, and provide support for general patient well-being and safety. Supervisor: Pam Whittington, RN(10-20 hours weekly)

Head Landscaper

Brasseux's Custom Landscapes
Head Landscaper New Iberia, LA Management and maintenance of landscaping several properties around Acadiana area.

Shop Assistant

Carriage House Hotel
Shop Assistant Jeanerette, LA Assisted in various capacities regarding maintenance and general functioning of foundry and its employees.

Concierge

Carriage House Hotel
Concierge, Lafayette, LA Handle reservations, billing, check-ins and check-outs; Assist with any guest requests or needs.

Judge

VI Social Studies Fair
Arranged and coordinated committee, consisting of university faculty and administrators, which completed the evaluation and selection of various books to fulfill diversity learning outcomes for UNIV 100 college success course. Louisiana Region Judge

Research

Confederate
Research Social Psychology Research University of Louisiana at Performed as confederate in social psychological experiments on the relation between social perception and social judgment regarding rape victims. Supervisor: Amy Brown, Ph.D. Chaired Symposia at Academic Conferences

Counseling Intern

Center for Counseling and Personal Development
Counseling Intern at Lafayette, LA Provide counseling and psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and families for a variety of mental health issues. Complete treatment planning, case notes, case management, and utilize evidence-based practices and interventions for client change. Supervisors: Irv Esters, Ph.D., David Spruill, Ph.D., Marc Bourgeois, Ph.D.(5-10 hours weekly)

Behavioral Psychology Intern

Therapy Center of Acadiana
Behavioral Psychology Intern at Scott, Louisiana Undergone intensive training course and on-site supervision in Behavioral Psychology and Applied Behavior Analysis(ABA) Therapy. Provide ABA therapy regularly to children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Complete data collection and analysis related to clients' individualized treatment plans and learning programs. Supervisors: Emily K. Sandoz, Ph.D., Justin Daigle, MA, BCBA(10-15 hours weekly) Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: A Mindfulness and Values Focused Workshop Nashville, TN December 2011 Extensive training in various aspects of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, including models and processes of psychological flexibility. Training in using and applying ACT in a clinical context through experiential components. Workshop presented by Kelly Wilson, Ph.D. Professional Committees & Service Conflict Resolution Workshop Leader University of Louisiana at Lafayette October 2011 Trained student leaders from various university organizations in conflict resolution theory and skills, based upon the DESC model of conflict resolution. UNIV 100 Faculty Hiring Committee Member University of Louisiana at Lafayette October 2011 Performed interviews and evaluations of prospective faculty members and instructors for university-wide college success course. Common Reading Book Committee Member University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Professional Clinical Training

Course in“ Tiny Habits” Modality
Professional Clinical Training Training Online/E-learning Tiny Habits is a model of small, incremental behavior change created by Stanford Professor and Behavior Change expert Dr. B.J. Fogg. Tiny Habits is based on Dr. Fogg's extensive research into the principles underlying successful change. I underwent a week of e-mail coaching in the methods and techniques of implementing small, positive habits into one's behavioral repertoire.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Arts

LSU

Master of Science

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Skills

Skills

Psychological Ethics

PSYCHOTHERAPY

Spanish Language

German

MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING