Arlene L.

$15.00 / hr

I have experience, over the years, in caring for a medically involved family. This has given me not only the knowledge, but the unique empathy, working through chronic or critical periods of life. In addition, I have a 15 year career working with mental health & intellectual disabilities. I am strong at assessing communication skills, learning styles, how to respond to a person's physical needs. For me, it's very rewarding to play a supportive role as a person achieves their goals, increase self reliance, learn new skills to replace the old and/or ..... simply be good company as they heal. On a per sonal note - as you can see, I am a mature adult. My husband and I have grown children, so my time is flexible. I am working on an advanced degree in Psychobiology - which is the reason for my interest in flexible and fluid employment. I thoroughly enjoy life - and hope my optimism plays a positive part in the care-receiver's recovery. ... more

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Work
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Chiropractic Assistant, Office Assistant

Craft Chiropractic

Aug 2014 - Sep 2014

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MSC, QMRP

New Hope Community

Mar 2001 - Mar 2007

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Intake Coordinator, Out Patient Counselor

Arden Hill Mental Health Unit

Mar 2000 - Dec 2000

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Chiropractic Assistant, Office Manager

Oak Street Chiropractic

Mar 1989 - Jun 1995

Education
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BS / Psychology- Biology

2000 - 2001 Albany NY

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Human Services

1998 - 1999 Loch Sheldrake NY