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The Alamance Academy Llc - Peer Support Specialist Resume Example

Grace Gray
Professional Summary
Compassionate and understanding Certified Peer Specialist who has solid understanding of the mental health recovery. Identifies concerns, develop independent living plans, cultivate a sense of self confidence and esteem to the disabled people and help them explore new feelings, resources, rights and attitudes.
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Listening
  • Time Management
  • Complex Problem Solving
Peer Support Specialist Dec 2014Present The Alamance Academy LLC Burlington, NC
  • Collaborate with counselors, physicians, or nurses to plan or coordinate treatment, drawing on social work experience and patient needs.
  • Assist clients in adhering to treatment plans, such as setting up appointments, arranging for transportation to appointments, or providing support.
  • Plan or conduct programs to prevent substance abuse, combat social problems, or improve health or counseling services in community.
  • Counsel clients in individual sessions to assist them in dealing with substance abuse, mental or physical illness, poverty, unemployment, or physical abuse.
Individual Support Specialist May 2014Present THE ALAMANCE ACADEMY Burlington, NC
  • Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships.
  • Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
  • Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
  • Fill out and maintain client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes.
  • Collaborate with other staff members to perform clinical assessments or develop treatment plans.
  • Refer patients, clients, or family members to community resources or to specialists as necessary.
Residential Advisors Aug 2013Aug 2014 THE ALAMANCE ACADEMY Burlington, NC
  • Enforce rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of dormitory programs.
  • Mediate interpersonal problems between residents.
  • Make regular rounds to ensure that residents and areas are safe and secure.
  • Observe students to detect and report unusual behavior.
  • Communicate with other staff to resolve problems with individual students.
  • Supervise, train, and evaluate residence hall staff, including resident assistants, participants in work-study programs and other student workers.
  • Develop program plans for individuals or assist in plan development.
  • Provide requested information on students' progress and the development of case plans.
  • Supervise the activities of housekeeping personnel.
General Labor Dec 2012Aug 2013 G and K Services Graham, NC
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Record numbers of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment.
  • Load and unload ship cargo, using winches or other hoisting devices.
  • Sort cargo before loading and unloading.
Residential Staff Dec 2008Dec 2012 Just In Time Youth Services Burlington, NC
  • Enforce rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of dormitory programs.
  • Provide emergency first aid and summon medical assistance when necessary.
  • Make regular rounds to ensure that residents and areas are safe and secure.
  • Mediate interpersonal problems between residents.
  • Communicate with other staff to resolve problems with individual students.
  • Supervise the activities of housekeeping personnel.
  • Chaperoned group-sponsored trips and social functions.
GED May 2010 Carteret Community College Morehead City, NC
- North Carolina Peer Support Specialist, December 17, 2014
-First Aid CPR AED, February 18, 2014
-NCI Interventions, October 19, 2013
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Previous Companies:

  • The Alamance Academy LLC
  • G and K Services

Previous Job Positions:

  • Peer Support Specialist
  • Individual Support Specialist
  • Residential Advisors
  • General Labor
  • Residential Staff


  • Carteret Community College

Level of Education:

  • GED

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