Marriage Family Child Therapist Associate (MFT intern)
Juliana Williams, BSB, MFCC (MFT) Associate
Master's Degree in Marriage Family Child Therapy (MFT)
Current: Licensure MFT Associate
Marriage Family Child Therapy Associate with 10 yrs experience building rapport and collaborating with individuals, couples, families, and children. Client's struggling with a variety of issues and life transitions as well as mental illness and substance abuse. Moreover extensive background working with a variety of cultures including: Asians, Pacific Islanders, Mexicans, Caucasians, African Americans, and Veterans. Work in conjunction with clientele to identify past or present trauma, eating disorders, and family dysfunction; develop with clientele treatment plans to change or manage issues causing poor decision making, achievement of fulfillment, happiness, and positive relationships. Assist clients to confront issues leading to anxiety and depression, successful mental illness management, crisis patterns, substance abuse. Assess clients suicidality, post traumatic stress, and stage of life. Treatment orientations: Humanist Existentialism, Mindfulness, and Cognitive Behavior. Authorized to work in the US for any employer
Mental Health Clinician I ; Marriage Family Therapist Intern.
Master of Science, Marriage Family Child Therapy
Bureau of Behavioral Health Services, San Joaquin County - Stockton, CA October 31, 2017-November 3, 2018
Conduct intake, evaluation, and determine treatment plan and diagnosis. Provide case management or follow up with case managers, assign other resources such as Homeless Outreach, Interpreters, and frequency of doctors visits for Medi-Cal clienteles. Enter data including clients quotes and goals, code using ICD-10 and DSM-5. Seek and negotiate housing in independent living, board and care, room and board facilities, and other facility. Negotiate with client, encage client in positive and non-violent ways to cope with stress, anger, depression, voices, illegal or inappropriate behaviors. Provide testing and interviews to determine eligibility for programs. Refer clients needing immediate care to Specialized Physicians, Gateway, and Crisis Write diagnosis and interventions as well as initial treatment plans. Provide professional behavioral health services including, individual, family, and group therapy to engage clients self determination in therapeutic measures including medication compliance. Update goals and chart measurable outcomes. In addition to the treatment of clients 18-59, specialized in geriatric treatment plans, criteria, and compliance of Federal, State, and County programs. In addition to emergency crisis management, mental, emotional and/or substance use disorders. Provide duties as a Marriage Family Child Therapist, under direct supervision in accordance with State of California Internship laws and regulations.
Planned Parenthood, San Ramon California
Marriage Family Child Counselor (Intern)
Developed new counseling office on site; collaborated with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Medical Assistants, and administrative staff.
Reviewed referral, conduct assessment, prioritize intervention, crisis intervention, suicidal ideation intervention as well as diagnose, develop treatment plan, counsel; individuals, couples, and families. Complete reports, maintain confidential records; HIPPA compliant.
Director HomeCare Inc. - San Francisco, CA February 2015 to April 2016
Conduct intake, Assessment and Counseled families, care recipients, conservators, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and other discharge planners. Developed materials for client marketing, public relations, admissions, and training. met with and counseled individuals and families. Assess fall hazards and safety of clients home environment. Develop care plans and market services to build clientele. Responsible for administration of non-medical in home care market development, assessment, and client needs and goals; Contra Costa, Solano, Alameda; clients with acute illness,
mental illness, family issues, isolation, bereavement, disabilities, dementia. Assisted with hiring and the management of 60 caregivers. Responsible for supervisory visits, working directly with hospitals, clinicians, social workers, government agencies, hospice and palliative care agencies. Coloborate with clients and change goals as needed.
Branch Manager Kindred Healthcare, Kindred at Home Business Development; Recruiting and Management of 100+ employees; care compliance for 100+ elderly clients - Contra Costa County, CA July 2014 to July 2015
Responsible for the operations of non-medical home care branch, duties include: intake, assessment, evaluations, referrals, hiring and training, recruitment and supervisory, counseling and support services as well as crisis management. Implement and manage 24 hour care for a diverse population in private homes, residential facilities, hospitals, and skilled nursing facilities. Provide counseling for families and individuals on available resources and programs, such as palliative care, hospice, Veterans Aid and Attendance, private and government programs and long-term care resources. Responsibilities include management and operations of all facets of the branch including recruiting, training, financial, marketing, and supervisory of 100 caregivers. Duties include counseling, referrals and resources, advocacy, marketing, education and training, resource management, long-term care, crisis management, and caregiver support for a variety clients from children to seniors, some with no illness others acutely ill. Many of my clients have disabilities such as autism and Alzheimer’s. I manage complex care of 50 clients and a team of 100 caregivers.
Residential Care for the Elderly CA State Licensed, Administrator
Merrill Gardens - Vallejo, CA December 2006 to July 2010
The General Manager is responsible for the overall functionality of the community and is the leader in creating and maintaining the highest standards of resident satisfaction in all areas including: Resident care, risk management, regulatory compliance as well as the following: Financial performance Dining Services Activities Facilities Team member interactions and resident and family relationships Maintenance and Housekeeping Human Resources responsibilities Manage all financial reports, develop budgets, supervise accounting and training system, manage all areas of compliance and regulatory. Counsel individuals and families on hospice, bereavement, loss, and dementia.
Community Relations Director MERRILL GARDENS ASSISTED LIVING - Vallejo, CA January 2002 to December 2006
Promoted to General Manager
Under my management: Created a financial stabilization and a 42 percent net profit margin; the building previously unstabilized, and financially losing money since opening. Management skills directed and facilitated reaching 100 occupancy, within 9 months from date of hire. Facility 100% for 2 Consecutive Years and other months- 95% occupancy or better; for 6 years as CRD, Interim GM, General Manager. Award Winning Financial Success CA State Deficiency Free 5 consecutive years Community Involvement; awards, charity events, branding, and outreach
Master's Degree in Marriage Family Child Therapy; in Individual and Group Counseling University of Phoenix, Sacramento Campus - Sacramento, CA January 2006 to March 2016
Legal and Ethical management and trainer, reporting, and testing. Psychology and diagnostic principles, human brain and mental disorders, principles of motivation and organizational psychology. All forms of counseling techniques and change motivators. Personnel and Human Resources — principles and procedures for personnel recruitment, selection, training, retention, labor relations and negotiation, and personnel information sys Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction. English Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Law and Government — Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, agency rules, and advanced diagnostic testing. (2 years)
Military Service Connection- Widow; 10 Point Military Hiring Preference
Country: United States Army, Rank G5,Vietnam Veteran
Available on Request
National Provider Number (NPI)
Managed California Licensed in home care branch; including compliance and regulatory standards of care.
Administrator Residential Care for the Elderly, Ca. June 2005-November 2011
Laws re: Administrator Certification (Health & Safety Code 1522.41 for GH and STRTP; 1562.3 for ARF; 1569.616 for RCFE) Regulations re: Administrator Certification re: administrators and vendors
Marriage Family Therapist Registered Intern California State November 2016 to November 2017
California, MFT practices, including internships, are regulated by the Board of Behavioral Sciences. An MFT intern must have a master’s degree in marriage and family counseling that includes both course work and clinical experience.
In addition to principles and theories CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, Systems of counseling; I acquired principles of motivation and organizational psychology. All forms of counseling techniques and change motivators. Personnel and Human Resources — principles and procedures for personnel recruitment, selection, training, retention, labor relations and negotiation, and personnel information sys Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction. English Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Law and Government — Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations.
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