About the Author

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LAURA A. BLOOM, M.S.W., L.C.S.W.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 251-9301
ConsideringU@mail.com

QUALIFICATIONS

* Over thirty years of professional experience working in the field of Social Work.
* Able to work independently and collaboratively.
* Expertise in delivering clinical and supervisory services.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

* Refined and improved social work skills through providing clinical supervision for
mental health interns.
* Responsible for developing and implementing two clinical private practices.
* Possess requirements for providing clinical supervision services.

Experience as a clinical social worker offering treatment services to:

* Individuals, groups, families, couples, adolescents, adults and seniors.
* Provided clinical social work services to CalWorks/T.A.N.F recipients.
* Attended I.E.P’s and responsible for conducting and creating
a bio-psychosocial report in order to better provide
assessment and placement services.

Expertise working with various systems, including:

* Hospitals, schools, not-for-profit agencies,
for-profit organizations and the public sector.

* Providing treatment services to individuals balancing work/life issues and co-occurring disorders through E.A.P. referrals.

* Providing crisis, brief and long term counseling services as a private practice clinician.

* Delivering bio-psychosocial assessment and discharge planning services.

* Working with individuals diagnosed with co-occurring disorders and chronic mental illness.

* Providing case management services, resource identification services with linkage ssistance and writing treatment plans.

Articles

* Authored the article Coping with Work Related Stress which was published in the
North Beach Journal, June 1999.

* Authored the course book Mastering Clinical Supervision for an on-line distance learning program, Mckissock, L.P., April 15. 2010. services for
special needs children through the Los Angeles County A.B. 3632 program.

* Provided assessment, crisis and brief clinical services with linkage and referral to community resources through the Los Angeles County
Crisis Management Center.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Clinical Social Worker Dominion Center for Behavioral Health Services
South Riding, VA
05/2014-07/2015
Clinical Supervisor SNIA,Care, LLC
McLean, VA
05/2012-5/2014
Clinical Supervisor Childhelp, Child Center of Virginia
Fairfax, VA
4/2011 to 5/2012
Clinical Social Worker Phoenix Family Counseling
Gainsville, VA
11/2009 to 4/2011
Clinical Social Worker Private Practice, Laura Bloom M.S.W., L.C.S.W
Manassas, VA
02/2003 to 06/2005
Clinical Social Worker Private Practice, Laura Bloom, M.S.W., L.C.S.W
San Francisco, CA
07/1996 to 08/2001
Clinical Case Manager Westside Community Mental Health Center
San Francisco, CA
08/1995 to 08/2001
Clinical Social Worker Family Service Agency of Burbank
Burbank, CA
05/1987 to 05/1995
Psychiatric Social Worker L.A. County Dept. of Mental Health
Los Angeles, CA
10/1986 to 05/1995
Counselor Touch of Care, Incorporated
Los Angeles, CA
10/1985 to 09/1986
Social Work Intern Niles Family Service
Niles, IL
09/1984 to 6/1985
Social Work Intern Lutheran General Hospital
Park Ridge, IL
09/1983 to 6/1984

 

LICENSURE

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, VA., 2002, #0904005151
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, D.C., 2002, #LC 3000787 Licensed Clinical Social Worker, CA, 1989, #LCS 13856

EDUCATION

Jane Addam’s College of Social Work
University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois
Master of Social Work 1985

Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois
Bachelor of Science 1983