Counseling Resume
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Location: Ogdensburg, NY, USA
University: SUNY Potsdam/ St. Lawrence University
Major: Modern Languages, Education, Mental Health Counseling

Counseling Resume

Gary J. Edwards Jr.
919 New York Avenue
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
xxx-xxx-xxxx
xxx-xxx-xxxx

Summary of Qualifications:

 Mastery of verbal and written French; Expert in Spanish verbal and written communication
 Skilled at encouraging others and developing a rapport
 Talent for communicating effectively with all types of people; Strong and efficient decision making skills
 Excellent computer hardware and software skills including: Windows, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
 Well-organized and efficient; quickly learn procedures and methods

Education:

 Master’s in Counseling St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York
 Master’s in Education: St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York
 Bachelor of Arts: Modern Language: SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, New York

Experience:

Riverview Correctional Facility Ogdensburg, New York
Alcohol/Substance Abuse Counselor
 Counsel Patients from time of admission through discharge and set up aftercare.
 Complete Paperwork to OASAS standards.

Canton Potsdam Hospital Potsdam, New York
Chemical Dependency Counselor
 Counsel Patients from time of admission through discharge and set up aftercare.
 Complete Paperwork to OASAS standards.

St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center Ogdensburg, New York
Counseling Intern
 Conduct Intake and assessments.
 Conduct 1:1 and group counseling sessions.
 Complete effective documentation and make appropriate referrals.

Academy at Ivy Ridge Ogdensburg, New York
Counselor/Teacher
 Supervised and monitored adolescent students who were encountering difficulties either with substance/alcohol abuse and/or behavioral issues while maintaining safety and order within the Academy.
 Helped boarders adjust to and manage living at the Academy while encouraging academic progress and personal growth, and promoting a family atmosphere.
 Developed positive relationships with students based on warmth, mutual respect, and genuine concern.



Gary J. Edwards Jr.
919 New York Avenue  Ogdensburg, NY 13669 xxx-xxx-xxxx  xxx-xxx-xxxx

List of Professional References:

Dr. Peter Ladd
Former Professor
St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, NY 13617
xxx-xxx-xxxx

Dr. Kyle Blanchfield
Former Professor
St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, NY 13617
xxx-xxx-xxxx

Erin Basford
Previous Supervisor
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Courtney Carista
Previous Coworker
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xxx-xxx-xxxx

Teaching, Counseling, Psychology