Miriam O.|Carrollton, TX
10 yrs exp
61 yrs old
Experienced Special Needs Personal Care Assistant Available Full-time.
Avg response < 4 hrs
I have 15+ years experience and or assistance in respite care, individual day habilitation, individual caregiver out of my home and in a group home setting. Former foster parent to an individual, who was a self-injured disorder and a behavioral disorder. I just completed an 8 month individual caregiving position with the experience you are requiring through Berry Family Services.
Self Help Skills: Personal hygiene, Eating, Meal Preparation, Housekeeping
Adaptive skills: Ambulation and Mobility, Reinforcing specialized therapies (OT and ST)
Socialization skills: Communication, Socialization skills development, Transportation, Community activities, Group activity
Other services: Other services specified in the individual s (BIP) Behavior Assessment/ Medication management (MARS) training by Registered Nurse.
To me they desire the same things we all have need of love, acceptance, dignity, self-respect, and patience to grow and develop at our own pace.