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Stephanie H., M.A, LPC N. th Place
To obtain an administrative position that best utilizes my education
and expertise in the, treatment, training and coordination of care of
both the general and mental health population. Utilization review, compliance
and ongoing program development and implementation.
Ottawa University, Phoenix, Arizona
Master’s in Counseling:
Trauma, Abuse and Deprivation
San Diego State University,
San Diego, CA.
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Early Childhood Development
Arizona Board of Behavioral
/ LPC Certificate
/ Certificate CCA
AZ State/DBHS Credentialing Process
WORK RELATED EXPERIENCE:
Arizona Community Protection & Treatment Ctr, Phoenix, AZ.
Director/Clinical Coordinator: Responsible for new and
ongoing program development, community partnerships, implementation
and monitoring of numerous programs as well as various levels of treatment
to help Residents with community reintegration. Oversees all admits
and discharges as well as assuring continuity of care. Coordination
of the Clinical Team and all documentation to include auditing and compliance
in adherence if State Licensure rules and regulations. Direct supervision
and training of staff along with ongoing community outreach, resource
development and community education/training. Worked very closely with
Probation, RHBA, DDD. Also serves as a Primary Therapist, group facilitator
and as a member of the EMT.
OF ARIZONA, Phoenix, AZ.
Provide ongoing clinical supervision of + F/T staff as well as +
Responsible for trainings, program development and
implementation as well as tracking, QM and JHACO accredidation.
Participate in ongoing mgmt meetings, CSP/RHBA meetings and planning
sessions as well as working directly with the consumers and their families
on a daily basis. Oversees quality, continuity and appropriateness
of mental health treatment for all consumers.
OPTIONS, INC., Phoenix, AZ.
Completed SMI psychiatric assessments/intakes on individuals who were
both voluntary as well as under COE/COT or court mandated. Responsible
for gathering information, completing assessment paperwork, giving provisional
diagnoses as well as submitting for and determining appropriateness
of SMI criteria. Worked with private and psychiatric hospitals,
jails, prisons, in home services and specialized with the homeless/transient
population. Duties also included billing, progress notes, trainings,
staffings, working with families and providers of csrs as well
as providing interim case management where needed.
OPTIONS, INC., Phoenix, A
Coordinator/Clinical Lead: Provided ongoing clinical supervision
of a multidisciplinary team, monitored the daily
operations of an outpatient psychiatric clinic serving the SMI population
and was responsible for conducting audits as well as reviewing and working
in conjunction with the QI/QM dept. Review and assessment of all
inpatient hospitalizations, d/c planning and working as a liaison between
VO and providers. Also responsible for development of programs
and tracking elements.
// NATIVE AMERICAN
CONNECTIONS, INC., Phoenix, AZ
II/Supervisor: Responsible for running and maintaining the Intake
dept. Completed all Intakes/Assessments and program placements.
Utilized both VO and Urban Indian Contract funding sources. Attended
ongoing trainings as well as client staffings and dept. meetings.
// VALLE DEL SOL/JACK
KUBAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Phoenix, AZ
Counselor: Working within an elementary school system providing
a variety of services to include; crisis
intervention, individual, group and family counseling, classroom
presentations, IEP’S, ’s, referrals to outside resources and
all appropriate paperwork/ followup. Also responsible for Conflict
Mediator and Mentoring Program.
& ASSOCIATES, Phoenix, AZ
In Home therapy services for children, adolescents and families as well
as School Based counseling for Jr. High and H.S. Providing both
individual and group sessions on a variety of topics and issues.
// PARC PLACE,
IOP Lead Therapist:
Running and implementing the IOP for substance abusing adolescents.
Planning and facilitating both Individual/Group therapy as well as Psycho
education on a daily basis. Responsible for groups for other levels
of care such as PHP and Inpatient. Facilitation of school based
groups on the community and weekly supervision on both a group and individual
// CLINICAL INSIGHTS
& FAMILY COUNSELINGPRIVATE PRACTICE, Phx., AZ
Individual, Family & Group Psychotherapy. Specializing in:
Childhood Issues/Trauma, Crisis Issues, Sexual Addiction/Offenders,
Sexual Abuse and Dysfunctional Family/Individual Systems.
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE:
// MENTOR ARIZONA
Phoenix, AZ Program Coordinator
// ASAP Adolescent
Substance Abuse Program Phx., AZ, INTERNSHIP
// FAMILY SERVICE
AGENCY Phx., AZ, INTERNSHIP
// VALLEY BIG
BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS – Phx., AZ, Case Manager
// SAN DIEGO
CENTER FOR CHILDREN – San Diego, CA, Team Leader/Supervisor
// NEW ALTERNATIVES,
INC El Cajon, CA, Operations Manager/Team Leader
/ ACA Arizona
// Case Manager
// Foster Care
Review Board FCRB
PSI CHI Honor