Empathetic and Compassionate Client Centered Registered Psychotherapy Marriage and Family Therapist & Professional Clinical Counselor Trainee.
Student Services Administrative Assistant (Former Employee), Palo Alto, CA – June 26, 2014
Pros: flexible, open, vulnerability, abiding with the hippa, and bbs rules.
Cons: work addict, small friends, may run into clients in public.
I enjoy helping my clients come to a space where they can find hope to share their story or challenges. A typical day at work for me needs to be fun but serious. I do mini selfcare exercises in order for me to replenish my energy and fully present for clients. I write progress notes so having a computer in my office is very important. I consider my – more... work environment as my second home this is why my co-workers are part of my family. I like co-workers who work hard and also party hard yet be present in what they do. The hardes part of my job is the need for me to constantly update my skills by attending conferences and workships. I sometimes want to read almost every new psychotherapy books that are out there. This is so that can be prepared in holding my clients.The most important part of my job is that I am previleged for someone to trust me with their life's journey or story. – less
I worked in the Library and did interlibrary loan and periodical acquistions
Library Technician (Former Employee), Palo Alto, CA – May 22, 2014
Pros: great working environment - insurance coverage -
Overall Responsibilities I am responsible for running and directing the Interlibrary Loan Department, quarterly reserves, student project supervision, periodical acquisitions and other assigned tasks that support the activities of the Sofia Library.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
* Verify, type and route interlibrary loan requests using OCLC and DOCLINE. * – more... Maintain interlibrary loan systems – approximately 200 requests per month. * Photocopy and scan articles when requested from other libraries. * Track interlibrary loan statistics and maintain documentation. * Coordinate training and supervising Student Library Assistants. * Help with library circulation activities, circulation desk coverage, and other library activities when needed. * Support quarterly reserves. * Answer the phone and prepare outgoing message. * Assist library patrons with reference questions and other help as necessary. * Open, sort and distribute mail – incoming and outgoing. * Order periodicals from EBSCO (125 titles) * Claim missing periodicals when necessary. * Update Sofia Library Periodical Holdings List when annual and when necessary. * Revise SERHOLD records when necessary. * Order library supplies. * Create reports and correspondence when appropriate. * Work on assigned special projects as needed. * Receive incoming book acquisitions. – less
Worked here for 10 years and enjoyed helping students reached their goals but things changed under the new management the staff morale is very low.
Financial Aid Director (Former Employee), Palo Alto, CA – January 23, 2013
Pros: flexible hours
Cons: better medical insurance, short lunches, etc.
typical day is always busy. I learned that you need to really be careful on who to trust,. The management, some support you some not. Very nice co-workers and we all work as a team. Hardest part of my job is to help students find all types of financial assistance to help them pay for their education and so they can achieve their goals and see them graduate – more... from the program with a degree. The most enjoyable job is to see the student you help achived their goals and received their degree. I loved helping customers or students and enjoyed dealing with people. – less
Research Assistant and Volunteer Tour Guide (Former Employee), Sofia, Bulgaria – February 4, 2013
• Initiated and organized post-graduate exchange programs for Bulgarian professors and students. • Responsible for developing and maintaining degree-granting programs and other educational services. • Planned and executed end-to-end visit logistics for professors; led sightseeing and cultural tours. • Led and translated for 106 Hungarian children for – more... the International Peace Assembly. – less