Worked with children ages 12-17, and their families using a systemic approach which included schools, PO's, courts, churches, and other community organizations .
Assessed and wrote weekly MST therapy plans and daily progress notes for each client assigned to caseload.
Worked with clients with co-occurring disorders.
Conducted individual and family counseling sessions to address physical, mental, social and emotional problems caused by substance abuse or other factors.
Referred clients to other mental health resources in the community for further services.
Built positive rapport with law enforcement officers ,probation officers, court officials and community service agencies.
Conducted 6-10 crisis counseling sessions each week.
Conducted therapy sessions an average of 10 times per week.
Implemented Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with individuals and families.
Worked with children 12-17 and families with substance use disorders, bi-polar disorder, ADHD, ADD, ODD, schizophrenia, and a variety of personality disorders.