RACHEL RICE, M.A.
Brattleboro, VT • 802-380-3944
email@example.com • http://www.rachelrice.com
1990 to present (full-time since 2002): Rae the Indexer (
Owner of indexing and editing business: Freelance indexing, copyediting. Produce newsletters for several organizations. Write freelance articles specializing in mental health, indexing, and other issues.
1998 to 2002 and June 2014 to present: Health Care and Rehabilitation Services, Springfield, Vermont
Emergency Services Clinician): Provide mobile emergency crisis intervention involving direct contact at hospital, jail, or client’s home. Evaluate clients of all ages for suicide lethality, psychosis, depression, substance abuse, potential danger to self or others, need for hospitalization or hospital diversion. Arrange hospitalization or emergency care as required.
1989 to 1997: Island Counseling Center, Oak Bluffs, Mass.
Emergency Services Clinician: Provided 24-hour on-call emergency crisis intervention involving direct contact at hospital, jail, or client’s home. Evaluated clients of all ages for suicide lethality, psychosis, depression, substance abuse, potential danger to self or others, need for hospitalization or hospital diversion. Arranged hospitalization or emergency shelter as necessary.
Psychotherapist: Carried case-load of adults, adolescents, and couples in psychotherapy.
Coordinator, Specials Program: Recruited, trained, and supervised staff of 14 direct care relief workers. Advised and coordinated emergency services team members working with clients needing Specials.
Program Manager Elder Services (Interim): Provided outreach services and psychotherapy to elder adults in their homes.
1991 to 1993: Martha’s Vineyard Times, Vineyard Haven, Mass.
Classified Ad Sales Manager, Typesetter (part time): Responsible for all phases of weekly newspaper classified ad sales including promotion, sales, typesetting, design, proofreading, production, billing, collections. Wrote bi-weekly column on community mental health issues.
Display Ad Typesetter: Responsible for display advertising using Quark, including typesetting, image manipulation, and layout.
1986 to 1988: Brookside Hospital, Nashua, NH
Information Specialist: Provided crisis intervention, information, and referrals for adolescent services throughout New England. Provided aftercare planning assistance to in-house social work staff. Established protocols, procedures, and extensive database for management of KIDNET. Represented hospital during media events.
Mental Health Worker: Member of treatment team on adult psychiatric unit. Provided one-to-one counseling, inpatient groups. Administered assessment interviews, devised master treatment plans. Active on hospital newsletter committee. Active in orientation training to new staff and in in-service training to all staff.
Psychiatric Tests Administrator: Administered psychiatric screening battery and neuropsychiatric battery to adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.
Washington DC, Los Angeles, Nashua, New Hampshire
Ophthalmic Technologist: Surgical assisting and scrub, ultrasonography, fluorescein angiography, refractions, visual fields.
Rivier College, Nashua, New Hampshire: MA Psychology
Georgetown University, Washington, DC: Certified Ophthalmic Technologist (inactive)
Nasson College, Springvale, Maine: BA English
Vermont Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) (active)
Mass. LMHC: 1319 (inactive)
VT LMHC. 068-0000480 (inactive)