James E. Himley; MA, MEd, LMSW
Supporting parents and teachers in the management of children's behavior.
Management of children with emotional and behavioral disorders.
Self-management; cognitive therapy; LD, ADD / ADHD.
Media and cultural influences on behavior and learning.
Supervision and induction of teachers; quality assurance of Special Educationprograms.
Innovative and creative problem-solving in fast-paced, multi-detailedenvironments.
Nurturing, management and communication skills with students of all ages.
High energy, enthusiasm and humor.
TEACHER of Parenting and Classroom Behavior Management Seminars
(1-2-3 Magic, Taming the Wild Child, etc...) 1987 - Present.
TEACHER of Self-Contained Emotionally / Behaviorally Disordered Special Ed.Students
Bayvale Elementary School; Augusta, GA; August 2001 - Present.
TEACHER in Murphy Middle School Sandhills SEBD Psycho-educational Program
Richmond County; Augusta, GA; August 2000 - August 2001.
TEACHER in Psycho-educational SEBD Program with Middle and High School Students
Douglas County, GA; March 1998 - June 2000.
Twenty-five years as a counselor, psychotherapist, educator, and administratorin community mental health programs, Vietnam Veterans counseling servicesand children's inpatient and outpatient services.
Provided assessment, crisis management, counseling, coaching, psychotherapy,advocacy, and case management to children, adolescents, families and adultclients.
Taught parenting skills and behavior management programs.
Developed, implemented, marketed and managed programs.
Recruited, trained and supervised up to twenty-five staff.
Served on management and training teams.
Public relations, consulting and networking with community agencies, schoolsand other service providers.
Masters of Education in Emotional / Behavioral Disorders in Special Education
State University of West Georgia; Carrollton, GA 2000
Masters in Communication Science with emphasis in Therapeutic InterpersonalComm.
Governors State University; University Park, IL 1976
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
University of Illinois; Urbana, IL 1972
Behavior Disorders (P-12) State of Georgia, August 2000 - June 2005
Teacher Support Specialist and Educational Leadership Endorsements 2004
Licensed Master Social Worker State of Georgia