ELIZABETH VILLASEÑOR

4419 Radium Drive ◊ Los Angeles, CA. 90032 ◊ (213)447-3204 lizvillasenor@yahoo.com OBJECTIVE: QUALIFICATIONS: ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊ Bilingual in Spanish Skilled and experienced working with Spanish Speaking Population Well-organized and efficient Self-starter Goal-oriented strategist Strengths in planning, problem solving and communication Ability to establish a strong and trusting rapport with clients Experience working in community based organizations Ability to work effectively with clients To obtain a full time position as a helping professional where I could utilize my education and experience and continue with my professional development

EXPERIENCE: Bienvenidos Family Services, Inc. Los Angeles, CA. C.L.A.R.I.T.Y. Facilitator 02/2003 to 01/2004 ◊Responsible for conducting 16 weeks curriculum for high risk youth (topics: violence, relationships, gender, identity ect.) ◊ Mentor Adolescent girls in an after-school program at Hollenbeck Middle School Child Guidance Clinic Family Advocate ◊ Provided mental health and case management services ◊ Assisted in implementation and monitoring service plans ◊ Facilitated and co-facilitated social skill group El Centro De Ayuda Case Manager/Counselor ◊ Provided individual counseling and supportive services ◊ Maintained and updated clients file ◊ Provided referrals and linkages to resources in the community INTERNSHIP: Jewish Family Children Services Therapist Trainee ◊ Youth and Adult Counselor ◊ Provided referrals and linkages to other resources in the community ◊ Provided culturally competent services Rape & Battering Hotline Women's Center Volunteer ◊ Advocacy in rape and battering ◊ Crisis intervention rape and domestic hotline Los Angeles, CA. 09/2004 to 06/2005

Los Angeles, CA. 01/2006 to 06/06

Long Beach, CA. 01/2009 to 12/2009

East Los Angeles, CA. 11/04 to 2005

EDUCATION: Cal State, Long Beach M.S. in Counseling (MFT) Cal State, Los Angeles BA in Psychology East Los Angeles Sexual/Domestic Violence Hotline Counselor (Certificate) East Los Angeles Occupational Center Child Care Teacher Assistant (Certificate) REFERENCES: Available upon request Long Beach, CA. Spring 2010 Los Angeles, CA. 2004 East Los Angeles, CA. East Los Angeles, CA.