Hartford Dispensary, Counselor- Intern
2017 - Present
I am currently completing a 400-hour internship as a drug abuse counselor in a methadone maintenance treatment program setting. I provide individual psychotherapy with adults who suffer from opioid use disorder. In sessions, the clients and I discuss coping skills, environmental impacts, and help develop their social network.
The ARC of New London County, Life Skills Instructor
2014 - Present
I work with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a day program setting assisting, them with everyday tasks. I also aid in their social skill development. I helped teach appropriate boundaries with peers and community members while creating a safe and comfortable learning environment.