Healthcare Advocate Profile
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How I Can Help
I assist clients in using their voice so they or their family members can speak powerfully and with conviction to receive the services they are entitled to. If the actual patient is unable to speak, then I work with the families and their physicians to support the advocacy process.
Northern Illinois University, Bachelor of Arts, 1979 University of Illinois, Jane Addams College of Social Work, 1981
Why I Became a Professional Healthcare Advocate
I am actually a licensed clinical social worker and certified group counselor. I have extensive clinical experience counseling victims of injury, medical error and medical trauma but my practice is ancillary to and supportive of patient advocacy. I admire the dedicated advocates affiliated with this group and I’m proud to be able to offer my services in this forum.
Professional Organizations and Affiliations
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Adjunct Faculty:Classes taught: Training and Development; Group Therapy, Humanistic Psychotherapy, 2008- Current American Group Psychotherapy Association, Member and Faculty, 1995, Current American Society of Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama, Member and Faculty, 2000-Current National Association of Social Workers, 1981-Current Illinois Group Psychotherapy Society 1985-Current
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