Maria Stevens
San Antonio, TX 78220
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Work experience
Reach Counseling
Mental Health therapist

I am responsible for providing individual service as a consulting therapist to a population of Mental Health and AODA in the South Eastern region in Wisconsin. In my duties as a therapist, I am also required to utilize the DSM diagnostic tool to assess the clients with known Mental Health and Substance Abuse problems. This assessment would also include the development of a treatment plan, that has been tailored specifically for the client in care.


Black Swan Solution
Mental Health therapist

As a member of the Black Swan Solutions first responder team, I am assigned to provide trauma counseling to the victims of mechanical and/or natural disasters by way of the call center or deployment to the actual site of the disaster. This position is an as needed position and all first respondents are given an option to participate in the activity as often as it is deemed a need.

Walker's Point Runaway Shelter

As a backup staff, I provide supportive services to the staff for the homeless at risk youth when the staff are unable to provide coverage for the shelter. My duties are that of the staff in their absence, i.e., to maintain order as the overseer of the day to day functions of the house.

Black Health Coalition

I provided mental health and substance abuse therapy to a population of incarcerated women at the Milwaukee County Jail and House of Correction (HOC). I also provided follow up service in the community once they have been released, all client and therapist contact was based on client's willingness to participate after incarceration.

Fresh Start Counseling Center

Treatment foster care licensing worker
I was the licensing and overseer of foster homes

St. Charles
Therapist

I provided individual therapy to an at risk population of adolescent
males in a residential treatment facility at St. Charles

Kamya House Group Home

Program manager for at risk adolescent girls. I also had
an active role as their therapist

Asha Family Services, Inc

As the Director of Mental Health and Substance abuse, I was responsible for a staff of 15. It was my duty to see to it that my staff met the program guidelines, policies and procedures as they served the at risk individuals that sought treatment in the Mental Health and Substance at the YWCA.

Education
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Masters, Social Work

Cardinal Stritch University
Bachelors, Sociology