Shanta C.

$13.00 / hr

Rowlett, TX

About Shanta

I am a caring, compassionate professional woman. I have a Master's Degree in Social Work. I currently work in a hospital setting. My concentration in graduate school was Geriatrics. I love working with the elderly population. I enjoy helping individuals who require assistance. I take great pleasure in helping others, whether connecting them with resources in the community, or just being a companion for those that may not have family or friends to take care of them. I am most proud of the fact that I am able to offer my assistance to others. I have raised my child and am pursuing my career in Social Work. I am a 43 year old female who enjoys spending time with my family and friends. I am dedicated to my work. I am dependable, reliable, honest and a God fearing woman.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

    Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

    Skills & Expertise

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Hospice Care
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    MSW

    Apr 2013 - Aug 2015
    Wadley Regional Medical Center @Hope
    Intensive Care Unit Emergency Department Patient Care Unit Coordinate discharge plans for patients returning home, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Custodial Care, Hospice Care, Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facilities or Residential Care Facilities for individuals with Mental Illness. Coordinate and arrange home health services and DME assistance. Complete Psychosocial Assessments, conduct individual and group therapy, and report necessary abuse cases involving children and adults.
    Apr 2013 - Aug 2015

    MSW

    Aug 2006 - Sep 2007
    2006-2007 VA Loma Linda Healthcare System
    Facilitate Post Traumatic Stress Disorder group for veterans. Facilitate initial enrollment into PTSD program. Complete assessments, develop case plans for patients. Make referrals for outside community services. Complete case notes. Conduct individual psychotherapy with patients.
    Aug 2006 - Sep 2007

    MSW

    Oct 2004 - May 2005
    2004-2005 San Bernardino County Department of Aging and Adult Services
    Complete initial assessments Develop case plans for clients. Advocate for clients within the social service agency. Purchase medical supplies for clients. Make referrals for outside community services. Set up respite and homemaker services.
    Oct 2004 - May 2005

    California State University, San Bernardino

    Aug 2003 - May 2005
    Aug 2003 - May 2005

    Program Director

    May 1993 - Jun 2003
    1993-2003 Clardy’s New Directions, Inc
    Interview juvenile offenders for consideration for placement. Assist clients in obtaining employment throughout the community. Supervise child Care Worker’s. Report Writing Supervision of twenty-three employees. Conduct investigative interviews. Drug testing. Resource referral Experience. Chronological data entry. Develop Academic goals for clients.
    May 1993 - Jun 2003

    California Baptist University

    Jan 2001 - May 0303
    Jan 2001 - May 0303
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