Long Beach, NY, 11561
Joined on June, 2013
Weekdays after 9AM
Up to 45 minutes away at my regular hourly rate
EducationHuman Services, BS degree at New York City College of Technology.
ExperienceI will like to become a tutor because the Human Services field has given me the tools that I need to work with people and to identify their strengths and weaknesses. I will describe myself as productive, successful, patient, reliable, hardworking and motivated to help others. I feel a great sense of accomplishment when I can help someone to face their challenges and become successful.
I took classes such as Psychology, Counseling, American Government, Sociology.
Case Manager (2008-2012) ResCare
Assisted participants in the development, implementation, and completion of wellness plans, used appropriate level of case management needed by participants.
Reviewed and analyzed all medical and psychosocial documentation received from participants.
Meet with the individual participants at least bi-weekly at least monthly, as demanded by length of wellness plan to determine status of treatment with PCP and/or specialist: or more frequently for those participants not following through with obtaining medical documentation for wellness.
Developed and updated RESCARE comprehensive service plans for each participant as dictated by contract.
Maintained communication and contact with participant supports such as HRA out-stationed case workers, substance abuse case managers, psychiatrist/therapist, and other community supports.
Write and updated objective case notes and documentation on participants.
Managed caseload to prevent expiration of future action dates.
Attended meetings on weekly basis, or as required discussing participant’s progress.
Documented and evaluated client participation activity and progress.
Entered case notes in HRA database system and Case Manager System for all contracts with participants.
Maintained individual caseloads as determined by Arbor We care.
Mental Health Specialist (2004-2007) Services for the Underserved, Brooklyn, NY
Provided supervision, guidance and training to case managers.
Provided counseling to MICA consumers on substance abuse issues.
Implemented service plans & provided Utilization Review Reports.
Incorporated wellness management in service plan.
Assisted consumers with HRA Applications & housing referrals.
Attended case conferences with psychiatrist & social workers.
Conducted Intake of new consumers/Screening of consumers.
Generated Incident Report/Preliminary Investigation.
Completed skill assessment.
Facilitated community meeting.
Ensure that client charts are in compliance with OMH guidelines.
Case Manager (2003-2004) Services for the Underserved, Brooklyn, NY
Provided one on one counseling to consumers.
Updated progress notes, collateral notes.
Conducted telephone outreach to service providers, psychiatrist and therapist.
Monitored medication for consumers.
Referred consumers to Substance Abuse and therapeutic programs.
Escorted consumers to appointments and hospitals emergencies.
Office Assistant (2001-2002) New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn, NY
Provided general administration duties: faxing, filing, photocopying & typing.
Monitored phone lines and took accurate message.
Internship/Case Manager (2001-2002) Department of Juvenile Justice, Brooklyn NY
Assigned to Juvenile Detention facility for youth 11-16 years old.
Assisted case managers with conducting Intake/Interviewing of new residents.
Facilitated resident’s family contacts and updated progress notes.
Provided one on one counseling to residents as needed.
Monitored resident’s telephone calls and filled documents data.
Assisted Deputy Director of Programs by conducting telephone outreach to service providers for activities and workshops.
Internship/Program Assistant (1999-2000) Park Slope Adult Day Care Center, Brooklyn NY
Assigned to adult day services center with the geriatric population.
Assisted with facilitation of group activities.
Education and Training:
B.S. Human Services 2002 New York City College of Technology
HobbiesReading, learning new things, meeting people, traveling.
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