Center for Discovery
Primary Therapist, Per Diem Therapist
April 2015 — Present
Core member of the clinical management team, responsible for facilitating problem-solving discussions to improve teamwork and address interpersonal inconsistencies.
Assigned to multiple houses to assess staff morale, improve communication, and provide mentorship during transitions in leadership.
Therapist and case manager for adolescents in residential treatment for eating disorders.
Leadership during crisis situations onsite and on-call, using de-escalation techniques and a compassionate, collaborative approach.
Extensive training and experience in Utilization Review with insurance companies to report on clients’ progress and advocate for coverage.
Professional networking at corporate events to represent Discovery and to improve understanding of the resources available in the Bay Area.
Delivery of presentations to healthcare partners outlining CFD services and patient resources.
Curriculum development for therapeutic groups focused on a ten-week plan to explore issues related to depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and self-esteem.