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Tracy Kelso

Tracy Kelso

St. Petersburg, FL

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Tranquil Shores

Clinical Director

Responsible for the day-to-day clinical operations of the facility which includes: overseeing client care and service coordination; clinical supervision of all the clinical staff; explanation and overview of the program to various entities including prospective clients, family members, professional colleagues and other potential referral sources; coordination,evaluation, adjustment, and implementation of program aspects in a effort to provide superior client care. lead and collaborate with the clinical team daily; coordination with the program director; process necessary reports and documentation for the CEO. Ensures that quality care is provided in accordance with the philosophy of the organization and in accordance with State and Federal agencies.

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Tranquil Shores

Clinical Supervisor

Responsible for coordination and supervision of all clinical employees and processing necessary reports and documentation for the Clinical Director. Provides individual, group, and family counseling to individuals with substance abuse and mental health issues. Utilizes various therapeutic approaches in order to meet the clients’ individual needs. Responsible for conducting assessments, treatment planning and all other required documentation. Works closely with the clinical team and able to implement therapeutic interventions. Maintains the clinical record in accordance with state and federal guidelines as well as conduct periodic auditing of other clinical records to assure compliance. Assists the Program/Clinical Director in the supervision and maintenance of the program. Completes utilization reviews with insurance providers.

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Tranquil Shores

Counselor

Conducts substance abuse and mental health counseling with an adult population in an outpatient and day/night treatment setting. Conducts individual, family, and group therapy sessions using a variety of counseling theories. and techniques. Responsible for conducting assessments, treatment planning and all other required documentation. Works to assist clients to integrate skills learned into practice and to transition from treatment in a manner that will increase their likelihood of success. Works closely with the clinical team and able to implement therapeutic interventions. Maintains the clinical record in accordance with state and federal guidelines as well as conduct periodic auditing of other clinical records to assure compliance. Provided clinical progress updates with clients’ insurance carriers.

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Operation PAR

Family Therapist (PREP Program)

Responsible for conducting substance abuse, relapse prevention and mental health counseling with female clients individually as well as, in a group, or family therapy setting. Assist the Clinical Supervisor in the supervision and maintenance of the program. Provides assessment services and caseload consultation with emphasis on sensitivity and awareness of women’s issues. Works closely with the Clinical Supervisor, PCSO Program Director and Care Coordinators. Utilizes evidenced-based curriculums.

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Operation PAR

Clinical Supervisior (MAPS Program)

Responsible for improving the competency of counselors and assessors at two Medication Assisted Patient Services programs. Enhancing professional functioning of clinical staff, and providing structured processes for staff to learn and develop clinical skills. Conduct individual and group supervision as well as maintaining supervision logs as required for agency standards and for certification purposes. Provide opportunities for staff to explore clinical practices, build theory base and examine how staff act in their professional roles. Evaluating counselor skills, abilities and knowledge and to monitor the quality of professional services offered to the clients.

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Operation PAR

Counselor (MAPS Program)

Provided individual counseling to clients utilizing Medicated Assisted Patient Services. Creating individualized treatment plans, treatment plan reviews, conducting psychosocial assessment updates, as well as completing all other necessary documentation. Facilitated relapse prevention groups. Consulted weekly with medical treatment team to improve continuity of client care.

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Self Employed

Education Facilitator

Responsible for creating curriculum and providing instruction for a student with a communication/language disorder. Assisted student in special class setting as well as individual instruction. Consulted with specialists to review student’s progress and adjust learning strategies accordingly. Utilized various software and computerized tools to facilitate learning,

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Gulfcoast Recovery

Counselor

Responsible for individual and group therapy, as well as, assessment of client appropriateness prior to admission. Conducted family therapy sessions, family group sessions, as well as ongoing communication with family members providing education and encourage participation in treatment. Responsible for written correspondence generally to assist clients with legal issues. Utilized a broad knowledge of counseling theories and specialized in addiction counseling, as well as, knowledge of the 12-steps. Able to conduct psychosocial assessments, create and implement treatment planning, update clinical records, and utilize therapeutic interventions for client care. Conducted HIV/AIDS education groups, created clinical forms, maintained clinical database and performed documentation audits.

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Spencer Recovery Center

Counselor

Conducted individual counseling, psycho-educational, process and family group therapy sessions. Responsible for creating and implementing individualized treatment plans, treatment plan reviews, conducting pre-screening and intake assessments. Fulfilled general office duties.

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Operation PAR

Substance Abuse Counselor (NATC)

Conducted individual counseling with opiate dependent clients utilizing Methadone Maintenance Therapy or Buprenorphine Treatment. Responsible for creating individual treatment plans, treatment plan reviews and psychosocial assessment updates. Completed all other necessary clinical documentation. Conducted relapse prevention groups, and consulted regularly with medical staff and treatment team.

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University of South Florida (Tampa, FL)

Master of Arts, Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling

Golden Key Honor Society member