To obtain a position which will
best utilize my experience & knowledge working with diverse populations, and in particular, with homeless individuals
Outstanding interpersonal & communication skills. Extensive
experience & measured capacity in handling
conflict, stress, and situations unique to diverse populations. Empathetic to
issues/needs of the homeless, survivors of Domestic Violence, and others in crisis.
Multi-faceted in creation, coordination, and implementation of educational/life skills/empowerment workshops. Fluent
in English and Spanish with the capability of translating. Computer literate.
Certified in Adult CPR.
College of Saint Elizabeth
September 1991 - December 1995
Bachelor of Arts Major Psychology
Weingart Center Association January 2001 to present
Women's Renaissance- Supportive Residential Services Program
Los Angeles, California
Bilingual Case Manager. Develop and implement case plans that reflect client needs,
and set realistic goals for the clients in the Emergency and Transitional Housing Shelter Program. Maintain detailed case
notes that evaluate and track clients' progress and achievements. Meet clients weekly for individual case management sessions.
Provide appropriate resources/referral services to assist clients in becoming self-sufficient. Monitor the distribution of
transportation assistance [monthly bus passes, bus tokens], wash tokens, and personal hygiene items. Facilitate the Women's
life skill group monthly. Facilitated and enhanced the curriculum for the Money Management group during 2001. Create, plan,
and schedule the 'Women's Only Series' meetings that focus on women's issues. Coordinate the SRS & WR Community Voice
Mail Project. Assist in the translation of documents & forms. Attend trainings and outside organizational meetings pertaining
to the needs and services provided to clients.
North Hudson Community Action Corp. October