I recently moved from Portland, Maine to Portland, OR to pursue an MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Portland State University. I love animals and I have a cat and a dog of my own. In my spare time, I love to read, travel and hike.
I was licensed as an Education Technician III and a Behavioral Health Professional in the state of Maine. I most frequently worked at a special education therapeutic school for children with emotional and behavioral disorders and developmental disabilities. I worked with children ranging from the ages of 5 to 19 at various grade levels. Many of the students I served had Individualized Education Plans (IEP) and my role was to implement the IEP in an academic setting. I have experience working in both the private and public school setting. I...
Pathways of Maine, Education Technician III & Behavioral Health Professional
2015 - 2016
See Teaching Experience above.
Home Counselors Inc., Visit Support Worker
2014 - 2015
My primary duty was to supervise biological parents visiting their children in foster care. My responsibilities included teaching and assisting parents with basic child care needs. Many of the adults I supervised had cognitive limitations, mental illness and substance abuse. At times, I referred them to public outreach services and informational handouts regarding child care.
Dickinson's Candy Factory, Sales Associate
2011 - 2013
Seasonal work which included many responsibilities including serving food, maintaining store cleanliness, welcoming and greeting customers and quick and accurate financial transactions.