||University of Texas at Dallas
||Speech Language Pathology and Child Development
University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 08/09-12/10
Candidate for B.A. degree in Undergraduate Studies
â€˘ Focus: Multidisciplinary Studies
â€˘ Expected to graduate in May 2013
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 01/11-Present
Candidate for Double B.S. degree in Behavioral and Brain Sciences
â€˘ Focus: Speech Language Pathology and Child Learning & Development
â€˘ Expected to graduate in December 2013
Panther Preschool- Educational Internship 03/09-04/09
â€˘ Observe the physical, emotional, social, intellectual and creative development of children aging three to five.
â€˘ Serve as an assistant teacher aiding in overseeing children, preparing daily activities assigned by the teacher, assuring activities were carried out properly, and cleaning up learning centers at the end of each day.
â€˘ Use positive statements in guiding children, redirect undesirable activity, use a calm and confident mannerism when working with children, and problem solving techniques when conflict arises between children.
North Texas Therapy & Home Care- Observational Internship 06/10-07/10
â€˘ Observe a licensed Speech Language Pathologist during speech therapy sessions performed both in the clinic setting as well as off-site in patient homes.
â€˘ Examine various technical and practical interventions used in speech therapy in patients ranging from age two to eight.
â€˘ Provide positive encouragement when treating children and include environment into treatment of speech disorders.
Kumon Learning Center- Assistant Teacher 09/08-02/09
â€˘ Assist children with class work, grade class work and homework, put together work packets, and assign new homework.
â€˘ Cater to different learning styles and effective management.
Childcare- Babysitting 05/09-Present
â€˘ Pick up children from after school programs, prepare and serve assigned snacks, make sure children complete daily reading and math activities, watch over children until parents return.
â€˘ Communication skills and learn how to deal with childrenâ€™s feelings and how to comfort them.
Platos Closet- Sales Associate 01/08-06/08
â€˘ Assist customers, organize sales racks, perform cash and credit transactions, and perform after hours duties.
â€˘ Money transactions and work in a professional retail environment.
Bath and Body Works- Sales Associate 04/09-07/09
â€˘ Interact with customers, work floor sets to rearrange the store, restock product, and perform light janitorial duties.
â€˘ Professional organization and effective marketing/sales.
Houlihanâ€™s Restaurant & Bar- Hostess 01/11-04/12
â€˘ Greet guests and escort them to their tables, organize server rotation, attend phone calls as well as take reservations, keep track of smooth operations throughout the restaurant, as well as maintain a clean environment at the host stand and entry way.
â€˘ Effective team orientation, interpersonal communication, and problem solving.
â€˘ Indian Cultural Association (ICA)- Vice President-UTSA 08/10-12/10
â€˘ The Movement- Activities Coordinator-UTSA 08/10-12/10
Community Service Positions
â€˘ A Call to the Community- Co-Coordinator-Plano, TX 02/09
â€˘ Habitat for Humanity- Volunteer-San Antonio, TX 09/10
â€˘ â€śEmpty your Backpackâ€ť Initiative- Co-Coordinator-UTSA 05/10
â€˘ ASHA for Education- Volunteer-San Antonio, TX 08/10-12/10
â€˘ Fluent in English, Hindi, and Gujrati
â€˘ Punctual, hardworking, and dedicated
â€˘ Able to learn quickly and follow directions
â€˘ Self-motivated and willing to assume responsibility
â€˘ Maintain a professional attitude and organization
â€˘ Flexible team player