Human Services and Social Work
Dear Hiring Manager,
I have recently graduated from Lone Star Community College with an associates degree, in Substance Abuse Counseling. I will be pursuing certification as a CI in the next few months as well as continuing in my education toward a bachelor's degree and LCDC accreditation.
Some of my key strengths include:
Substance related and addictive disorders
Major drug classifications
Pharmacological effects of addiction
Cognitive Behavioral Theory
I am certain that my resume will give you a greater understanding of my qualifications for this position.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you.
Seeking position with a human services agency that utilizes knowledge, communication, and leadership skills gained through education and practical experience. Especially interested in working with CBT.
Drug and Alcohol Counseling Internship, Mishler and Associates Fall 2015
Internship: Mishler and Associates
Group Facilitator for drug and alcohol, life skills, and parenting classes.
Prepared lesson plans as directed by licensed counselor.
Worked with offender, indigent, and addict recovering populations.
Human Services Student Graduate Fall 2016 CI Licensure Fall 2017
Lone Star Community College, The Woodlands, Texas,
Major: Associate of Applied Science Human Services | Focus: Substance Abuse Counseling
Learned procedures and tools used to identify substance-related and addictive disorders and assess a client's problems, strengths, deficits, and needs.
Studied behavioral science and methods of modifying/managing behavior in clients with cognitive disorders.
Study of causes/consequences of addictive disorders, major drug classifications, and counselor's code of ethics.
Exploration and identification of maladaptive behavior: characteristics, classification, diagnosis, and treatment.
Study of pharmacological effects of addiction, tolerance, dependence, cross addiction, drug interaction, withdrawal, and recovery.
+ Analyze & Interpret Information
+ Interpersonal Communication (oral & written)
+ Interact well with Diverse Cultures/ Groups
+ Research and Planning (sociological)
+ Creative & Critical Thinking
+ Resolve Conflicts
+ Work Well Under Pressure
+ Can Teach Others
+ Work with or without Supervision
Data entry, Cleanliness, Organized, Communication, Confidentiality