Objective: To obtain a position where I can use my creativity to gain experience and knowledge to further my career. Employment:
••••• Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic•••••Pittsburgh, Pa •••••Milieu Therapist •••••; Able to lead group of ••••• adolescents in groups discussions involving problem solving, •••••; Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Social Skills, Independent Living Skills and Relaxation, and Art Therapy. •••••; Serve as a preceptor for less senior staff. •••••; Participates in program development. ••••• Extended Day Services•••••UpperSt. Clair, Pa •••••Teacher • Teach a Physical Education and Art class Monday through Friday in an after school program 1st•••••th grade. • Assist in overall coping styles and identified adaptive coping attributes. • Objectively rate children’s behavior with specific life tasks. • Report findings to Lead teacher with prospective solutions ••••• Amore Property•••••Bethel Park, Pa •••••Lifeguard • Completed lifeguard training course • Ran the Lindenbrook pool, ••••• hours a day • Cleaned pool, and completed other lifeguard responsibilities
••••• Christ United Methodist Day Care Center Bethel Park, Pa •••••Assistant Teacher •••••; Work with Children ages •••••••••• •••••; Developed games to teach letters and numbers •••••; Read stories, teach songs and play games that teach sharing and teamwork. •••••; Use games to promote physical activity, insuring and instilling the importance of a healthy body.
Education: •••••••••• California University of Pennsylvania ••••• Master’s Program, Elementary Education ••••• University of Pittsburgh College of Arts and Science ••••• Psychology Major Baccalaureate Degree ••••• Pennsylvania State University, Beaver Campus Elementary Education/ Psychology Personal Information •••••CPR Certified•••••Group Training •••••Crisis Training•••••Restraint Training References available upon request.