Mental Health Case Manager - Comcare Support Center
Houston, TX 77071
I have six years’ experience in Mental Health. I have been a QMHP/CS Case Manager since 2014. I have been a advocate for my Clients at crisis centers and helping put them into Mental Health Hospitals. I have built a good rapport with several Psychiatrist in Houston and West Oaks Outpatient Clinic.
Case Manager Specialist
BCFS - Houston, TX October 2019 to Present
Work in post release services. After minor leaves the shelter, we help them locate services to help them acclimate to living in the United States. Some of the work includes working with minors from 5 to 18 from countries such as Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras. There is traveling involved throughout the United States to help the Sponsor and Minor. this position is mostly Spanish Speaking, reading, and writing.
Mental Health Case Manager
Comcare Support Center - Houston, TX January 2017 to October 2019
Work with patients that have severe mental illness but are not deemed to need inpatient care. Conduct in home visits to evaluate families. Provide social skills training to family members, depending on their needs. Assist patients in applying for benefits as well as finding accommodations in supportive housing facilities.
Cyega Mental Health - Houston, TX May 2016 to January 2017
Provided case management services to minors and adults with disabilities. Assessed that living situation was healthy and client was not being abused/neglected or exploited. Facilitated access to benefits (food stamps, disability income, Medicaid/Medicare, etc.). Ensured DADS policies were being implemented.
Private Services Consultant
Phillip Goldstein - Houston, TX January 2010 to May 2016
Worked with clients that were homebound due to a serious long-term health ailment. Served as their personal caregiver and patient advocate. Linked clients to community resources as well as government benefits. Assisted clients during their medical appointments and explained treatment follow-up instructions as needed. Assisted clients with access to home healthcare equipment. Provided support and assistance with ALDs due to clients' physical restrictions.
Child Protective Services - Houston, TX March 2015 to November 2015
Helped family with family based services in the community.
PFechoes Design/ Phillip Goldstein Consultant 2008 – 2010 Legal Contracts, Internet Marketing, Blogging
Mark Friedman, PhD, Attorney 2006 – 2008
We The People 2003 – 2006
Rosenberg and Estis, PC 2000 – 2003
Howard Peltz, Esquire 1997 – 2000
Legal Assistant/ Process Server
Courtfax Court Retrieval Company 1993 – 1997
Legal Assistant/ Process Server
MSW in Social work
University of Denver - Denver, CO
2018 to 2020
MSW in Social Work
Our Lady of the Lake University - San Antonio, TX
2015 to 2016
Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice in Criminal Justice
John Jay College of Criminal Justice - New York, NY
AS in Mental Health and Human Services
Kingsborough Community College - Brooklyn, NY
September 1991 to June 1994
• Microsoft Office (10+ years) • Spanish (10+ years)
• Mac OS (10+ years)
• Intake Experience
• Case Management
• Child Protective Services
• Developmental Disabilities Experience • Social Work