Resourceful counselor with sound active listening, assessment, case management and time management skills seeking a challenging caseworker position within a dynamic community based agency. Fluently bilingual with strong critical thinking and problem solving skills with the ability to identify, assess and analyze complex or sensitive issues and propose solutions.
Dione Thomas - Community Justice / Diversion Worker
- Addictions counseling, employment counseling, conducting research, forensic investigation, psychological assessment.
- Conducted client intakes and assessments to determine the appropriate community-based sanctions
- Referred clients to addictions and mental health programs and assisted in arranging community service
- Advocated for clients in court and applied supportive counselling skills to manage a dynamic caseload