Case management is hard and sometimes depressing and often frustrating. However, when you have a client you really like (or when you have a client that even you don’t like) who makes progress, you want to support them. One of my favorite parts of case management is attending family and personal celebrations. Tonight I am […]Read More Client Graduations
Youth Employment Opportunity Program (YEOP) The Youth Employment Opportunity Program (YEOP) provides special services to youth between the ages of 15-25 years old to assist them in achieving their educational and vocational goals. While working with peer advisors, youth clients interact with professional individuals who have similar paths, perspectives, and educational goals by providing referrals to supportive […]Read More Youth Employment Services
if you are homeless in the Valley or LA CountyRead More Who you gonna call
So . . . I was awarded a scholarship. This is my “Thank you” letter. Thank you for believing in me enough to award me this scholarship. On my first day as a student you stood up in front of the crowded Radisson ballroom and told us to “Fight On” and never give up […]Read More Dear Dean Marilyn Flynn of USC
Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles Section 8 Waiting List Lottery OPENS Oct. 16 – Oct.2017Read More Section 8 list is OPEN NOW
You don’t need to know why someone is depressed to help their Depression. Depression is a disorder, listed in the DSM-V depressed mood most of the day overeating or weight loss etc… CBT has been shown to work as well as Medication, first proven effective in the early 1980’s Problem Solving Therapy, Behavioral Activation & […]Read More Learning and Treating Depression
This is for my daughter. I am writing this in the computer lab at USC where I am working on my MSW. It seems fitting to be doing this here because it was at a computer in Citrus College where I wrote this same narrative for my parents. In the summer of 1993 I was […]Read More Why I Give 2 Answers to “Who’s the Daddy”
Source: Got Your ACE Score?ake this test to measure your early childhood trauma and resiliency. Seriously – do not ever ask me for my score.Read More Got Your ACE Score?