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979 out of 603,300 Veterans
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Waiting for my AMEDD board to go through! Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker Certified Brain Injury Specialist Clinical Hypnotherapist
Feb 1996 - Mar 1998
Military Police Officer (MP)
Conducted routine patrol and surveillance and responded to dispatch calls to enforce laws and ensure public safety. Apprehended any persons suspected of crimes. Responded to alarms, fires or other immediate threats to life or property. Wrote accurate and effective documentation, reports, and correspondence. Investigated criminal activity; interviewed victims, witnesses and suspects. Enforced traffic laws and investigated vehicle collisions. Ensured entrance to military base as well as certain areas of base where accessed by authorized personnel only. Collateral duty: Blood Borne Pathogen Coordinator Provided training to all security forces personnel on BBP and OSHA guidelines.
1993 - 1996
Compiled and kept personnel records. Recorded data for each employee, beneficiaries, educational and promotional accomplishments, awards, evaluations as well as ensured that those eligible for board promotion had all required documentation. Responsible for ID card issuance to all authorized personnel, trained personnel on ID card issuance and regulations.
Sep 2016 - Present
Owner of my Mental Health private practice.
Jul 2014 - Jun 2015
Perform clinical assessments that evaluates the veteran’s situation, abilities, and capabilities, and arrives at a reasoned conclusion including an assessment of vulnerability and prioritization for admission into the HUD-VASH program; to include assessing for any ongoing medical, mental health, substance abuse, or other serious psychosocial conditions or stressors that prevent the Veteran from obtaining and/or maintaining permanent housing on his/her own. Assesses at-risk factors and develops a preliminary plan, involving the veteran and family or significant others, and performs an insightful assessment of serious and complicated cases involving psychiatric illness which may also include, catastrophic medical condition, dementia, traumatic brain injuries, and other high risks diagnoses.
2009 - 2014
Veterans Program Coordinator
Conduct interviews and assessments on veterans (Combat and Peacetime) and gather documentation to determine eligibility for Statewide Head Injury Program. Provide service coordination to ensure veterans’ and their families’ needs are being met in hospital, rehabilitation facilities, transitional housing, and private homes. Provide on-going case management to an assigned caseload of veterans with TBI, and other co-occurring disorders. Research, identify &/or develop additional resources for veterans with TBI & their families. Participate & present at professional meetings, conferences, & seminars on TBI, as requested. Member of the Women Veterans Steering Committee, working on Women Veterans issues and events throughout Massachusetts.