Mental Health Counselor
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Location: Seattle, WA, United States
University: University of Missouri, St. Louis
Major: Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Mental Health Counselor

EDUCATION
University of Missouri, St. Louis, MO 2013-2016
M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, May 2016
CACREP Accredited, 3.9 GPA
Emphasis on multicultural, developmental and family systems counseling

University of Memphis, TN 2002-2009
B.A. in Psychology
Magna Cum Laude
Coursework included participation in small, high-level Honors program courses, work in four research labs, co-authoring a published research article, 2nd place in the departmental award for excellence in psychology and working as a teaching assistant to the director of the undergraduate psychology program.

PROFESSIONAL LICENSE
Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor, No.xxx-xxx-xxxx
State of Missouri, through 1/2020

EXPERIENCE
Walter’s Walk 5/2015 - 8/2016
Intern Counselor
Completed all duties of a professional counselor in a non-profit agency setting while under supervision. Duties include: intake assessments, treatment planning, individual and group counseling and report writing. Completed over 1,000 hours of individual and group counseling serving clients of a variety of ages and cultures.

School and Family Counseling Center, St. Louis, MO 9/2013- 12/2015
Intake Clinician
Provided intake services for clients seeking counseling in a university based counseling center; assisted practicum students with counseling related responsibilities; assisted with upkeep of center.

The Crisis Center, Memphis, TN 9/2009 - 5/2010
Provided assistance, emotional support, and referrals for callers to a 24-hour crisis hotline; trained in crisis intervention with ongoing in-service training


Yoga Instructor 2004-2012 Memphis, TN
Responsibilities included: Designing and implementing personalized and group programs of therapeutic yoga. Relevant experiences included working with clients of various populations: Children in at-risk, inner city youth educational programs as well as those diagnosed with ADD/ADHD and autism; Veterans with PTSD; Teen fine-arts performers; Home-school groups; Regular adult, children, and teen classes both public and private;


PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Counseling Association, Student Member January 2013- Present
Psi Chi, International Honor Society in Psychology September 2008-Present

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Crisis Counseling, The Crisis Center, Memphis, TN 2009
Somatic Counseling, Foundation for Human Enrichment, New York, NY 2008
Vippasana Mindfulness Training program, San Francisco, CA 2007
Meisner Leadership Training, Memphis, TN 2006
Crisis Intervention, HART Center, Memphis, TN 2005

CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Yoga Instructor, Sivananda Vedanta Society, New York, NY 2004

COMMUNITY SERVICE
The Bridge, St. Louis, MO March 2014
The Crisis Center Memphis, TN September 2009-May 2010
Ghandi-King Conference on Peacemaking Memphis, TN September 2008
Graffiti Playground Dance program for at-risk youth Memphis, TN Sept-July 2007
Binghamptom At-risk youth program Memphis, TN July-August 2004
YWCA, Youth summer enrichment Memphis, TN July-August 2002

LANGUAGES
English
Spanish




mental health, therapy, counseling