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LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR, NATIONAL CERTIFIED COUNSELOR TELEHEALTH; PHONE
STEPHENVILLE AND GRANBURY, TX
Provide HIPAA-compliant individual mental health and career counseling to children and adults in both a private practice and an agency setting; Ethically communicate and correspond with physicians and other health and mental health professionals pertaining to the client; LPC License # 80071, TX; NCC Certificate Number 1100000.
LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR INTERN
TELEHEALTH; PHONE; STEPHENVILLE AND GRANBURY, TX 2018-2020
Provided HIPAA-compliant individual mental health and career counseling to children and adults in an agency setting while under the supervision of an LPC Supervisor; Provided a presentation on adult and child bullying to the community. Ethically communicated and corresponded with physicians and other health and mental health professionals pertaining to the client.
INSTRUCTOR, RANGER COLLEGE
STEPHENVILLE, TX 2018
Provided instruction to incoming college freshman on how to thrive in a college atmosphere.
GUEST ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR, TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY
STEPHENVILLE, TX 2018
Co-taught a Masters level Clinical Mental Health Counseling career counseling course in conjunction with the professor.
CAREER COUNSELING INTERN, TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY CAREER SERVICES
STEPHENVILLE, TX 2016-2017
Provided individual and group career counseling to students and alumni; Delivered personality- and career-based interactive presentations to Tarleton students; Designed a group counseling program for disadvantaged college students; Assisted Head Start students in career direction; Communicated with university advisors, mental health professionals, the health department, and professors pertaining to the students’ needs.
CONTRACTOR, SAFE HARBOR COUNSELING CENTER, INC.
WILLOW PARK, TX 2015
Supervised and provided documentation pertaining to court-ordered visitations between parents and their children.
NETWORK COMMERCE, INC
ONLINE; WICHITA, KS; SEATTLE, WA
Held positions of Director of Advertising Operations for BottomDollar.com, a B2B startup online and in Wichita, KS; The startup was purchased by Network Commerce, Inc., of Seattle, WA; Held positions of Advertising Operations Liaison and Email Marketing Manager for Network Commerce, Inc., of Seattle, WA.
Held positions of Electrical Engineering Intern and Electrical Engineer.
Held position of Design Engineering Assistant.
Held position of Field Engineer.
TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling, CACREP-Accredited 60-Hour Degree
THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
B.S. Electrical Engineering
PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS
-Bolstering Mental Wellness in the Medical Field: A New Role of Counselors by Annette Albrecht, Sharla Shaffer, and Beck Munsey in VISTAS, American Counseling Association’s Online Peer-Reviewed Journal
-Texas Counseling Association’s 58th Annual Professional Growth Conference Primary Presenter: A Wellness Initiative for Undergraduates Applying Medical School, A Conceptual Model
-College of Health Sciences and Human Services Graduate Commencement Speak-off Candidate, 2017
-Texas A&M Research Symposium - Pathways: The Role of Counselors in the Mental Wellness of Medical Professionals, 2017 Tarleton State University Department of Health Sciences and Human Services Student Representative
-Tarleton Research Symposium Presenter: A Wellness Initiative for Undergraduates Applying to Medical School, Conceptual Model
ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND TRAINING
-Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Depression & Suicidality (Core 1) Workshop by Dr. Judith Beck, Co-Creator of Cognitive Therapy with Dr. Aaron T. Beck
-John Hopkins Medicine Continuing Medical Education, “Optimizing Assessment and Management of Patients with Depression, Confronting Partial Response to Antidepressant Treatment in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder”
-John Peter Smith Psychiatric Emergency Room, Crisis Counselor Shadow
-Texas State Coalition for Sex Trafficking, host: Cowboy Capital Mental Health Connection -Department of Counseling Outstanding Graduate, TSU
-Inter-professional Crisis Mass Casualty Event - Active Shooter Simulation, TSU
-Reviewer: The Phases and Skills of a Counseling Session, Revised Edition
-Self of the Therapist Workshop by George Faller, LMFT of The North Texas Emotionally Focused Therapy Community
-Bullying Prevention Community Event Crisis Counselor
-Darkness to Light Child Abuse Workshop
-Emotional Transformation Therapy Workshop by ETT Creator Dr. Stephen Vazquez -Tarleton State University’s Mass Casualty Simulation: Mock Licensed Professional Counselor
-Class Notes Reviewer, Career Counseling and Guidance Graduate Class