Provided assessment, short-term therapy, and referral services to employees and their dependants of contracted organizations that addressed a wide variety of family life issues such as mental health and chemical dependency problems.
Conducted training for managers and employees on EAP services and benefits.
Assisted organizations in developing drug/alcohol policies and other performance related issues.
Administered EAP contracts with five organizations with a combined population of 5000 employees.
1985- 1987 Community Services Coordinator, State of Ohio Employee Assistance Program, Columbus, OH
Coordinated clinical services provided to State of Ohio Employees requesting EAP services
Negotiated contracted services with thirty-two HMOs and thirty Community Mental Health Centers.
Conducted training for supervisors and union representatives, including in service training on crisis intervention, chemical dependency, and maintaining confidential client records.
1980- 1985 Counselor, Southeast Mental Health Center, Columbus, OH.
Provided short-term and ongoing counseling to a wide variety of individuals and families as well as emergency services and crisis intervention.
Conducted training to contract workers, new employees, and student interns.
Conducted training to Franklin County Sheriffs Dept., religious groups, and mental health professionals.
Facilitated alcohol assessment groups.
National Association of Social Workers (past State Board Member)