Pros: free lunch, great work environment, opportunities for promotions
Cons: inconsistent scheduling at times
Typical Day: Daily accounted for clients to ensure safety and daily treatment attendance
- Documented client behaviors & reported abnormal, potentially dangerous, and any client who my have needed medical attention
- Distributed prescribed medications at scheduled times
What I learned: I was able to gain experience working with clients who suffered from substance abuse and had the opportunity to assist federal inmates to re-enter society. It helped me to be apart of a very important transition in all of the client's lives.
Management: My supervisor was amazing, very accommodating, and approachable.
Co-Workers: My co-workers were an amazing and tight-knitted crew. Everyone communicated well, everyone was willing to assist each other without any delay
Obstacles: Everyday was unpredictable. Everyday we came across new clients with different personalities, backgrounds, and issues. At times, the job became very dangerous and overwhelming.
Positive Feedback: It was truly a blessing being able to be apart of so many people's lives and to help them to the road to recovery. I made it my goal to touch the life of someone in need of help.