Summary
Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Additional Experience And Activities
License
Certification
References
Timeline
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Stephanie Yorty

Irwin,PA

Summary

A well-rounded, talented, and empathetic Social Worker licensed in Pennsylvania and fully qualified to handle diverse diagnoses and clinical presentations. Expertly supports clients experiencing difficult emotional situations, mental illness, behavioral addictions, and life-changing events. Adaptable to the needs of individuals and skilled at incorporating changing information to inform and optimize treatment plans.

Overview

11
11
years of professional experience
1
1
Certification

Work History

Clinical Therapist

Untethered Therapy
Bellevue , PA
2023.02 - Current
  • Conducting individual and couples' psychotherapy sessions, addressing a range of mental health issues such as behavioral addictions, trauma, infidelity, anxiety, and depression
  • Utilized evidence-based strategies and interventions like CBT, DBT, IFS, MI to improve outcomes.
  • Conduct risk assessments and intake evaluations to establish diagnoses and treatment objectives.
  • Participated in collaborative discussions with clinical team regarding client care.

COE Quality Improvement Specialist

Crossroads Treatment Centers
Remote
2021.11 - Current
  • Delivered comprehensive clinical training to care managers, boosting their skills in accurately documenting patient care plan interactions.
  • Played a key role in revising the methodology used for tracking care manager reviews and maintaining statistical data for QA purposes, which was then provided to the COE.
  • Collaborates with care managers on a monthly basis to supervise and enhance care plans for effective documentation and clinical assistance, resulting in a substantial improvement in care manager QR.
  • Assisted in task delegation for completion of unlocked encounters by providers and care managers, ensuring accurate billing.

Adjunct Professor

Seton Hill University
Greensburg , PA
2017.01 - Current
  • Created curriculum and facilitated classes in the areas of Behavioral Health and Social Work.
  • Instructed on various topics related to substance use disorder, solution-focused therapy methods, writing in behavioral health field, managing clients/patients across different environments and conducting motivational interviews or therapy sessions.

Integrative Medicine Therapist

Crossroads Treatment Centers
Remote
2020.12 - 2021.11
  • Implemented measures to enhance understanding of medication usage.
  • Conducting triage for acute and chronic clinical needs, as well as monitoring patients' clinical status.
  • Utilizes integrative medicine evidence-based practices to restore and enhance patient health.
  • Provided psychotherapy services to individuals.

Therapist

Cove Prep
Torrance , PA
2016.05 - 2018.09
  • Specialized in psychoeducational approaches and therapy techniques to assist clients with issues related to sexual offending, behavioral addictions, anxiety, depression, trauma, and legal consequences.
  • Contributing to the relapse prevention process and fostering a healthy support system for the juvenile with assistance to family members.
  • Conducted group sessions on enhancing DBT skills for fostering mindful and healthier coping strategies.
  • Provided court testimony to advocate for juveniles' treatment progress.

Counselor

SPHS Behavioral Health
Monessen , PA
2013.04 - 2016.05
  • Completed comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments of clients' substance abuse history and treatment requirements to develop individualized treatment plans.
  • Provided individual and group counseling to patients struggling with drug or alcohol addiction.
  • Identified problem areas impacting participants' ability to successfully complete treatment.

Education

Masters of Social Work -

California University of Pennsylvania
12.2013

Bachelors of Social Work -

Seton Hill University
05.2012

Associates of Human Services -

Westmoreland County Community College
01.2008

High School Diploma -

Franklin Regional
01.2004

Skills

  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Specialized populations
  • Behavioral Addictions
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Psychosocial Analysis
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Attention to Detail
  • Social Work
  • Analytical Thinking

Additional Experience And Activities

  • From 2018 to 2020 I was a stay at home mom/homemaker. Over the duration of my time spent as a stay at home mom, I also taught classes virtually with VIP Kid and obtained my LSW.
  • At California University of Pennsylvania, I developed an intervention draft for Internet safety in a local community.
  • At Seton Hill University, I worked with a partner and created a policy draft on Collaboration for Blackburn Center through their partnership with Seton Hill University.
  • I designed a research study on Certified Recovery Specialist at my internship at SPHS Behavioral Health.
  • Spent an approximation of 800 hours between internships and community service learning as additional experience in various social work-related fields.

License

Licensed Social Worker, License number SW137350

Certification

  • CSAT Candidate - completed four modules through the IITAP-accredited CSAT certification program. Finishing up supervision hours for full certification.
  • Licensed Social Worker - license number SW137350

References

References available upon request.

Timeline

Clinical Therapist

Untethered Therapy
2023.02 - Current

COE Quality Improvement Specialist

Crossroads Treatment Centers
2021.11 - Current

Integrative Medicine Therapist

Crossroads Treatment Centers
2020.12 - 2021.11

Adjunct Professor

Seton Hill University
2017.01 - Current

Therapist

Cove Prep
2016.05 - 2018.09

Counselor

SPHS Behavioral Health
2013.04 - 2016.05

Masters of Social Work -

California University of Pennsylvania

Bachelors of Social Work -

Seton Hill University

Associates of Human Services -

Westmoreland County Community College

High School Diploma -

Franklin Regional
  • CSAT Candidate - completed four modules through the IITAP-accredited CSAT certification program. Finishing up supervision hours for full certification.
  • Licensed Social Worker - license number SW137350
Stephanie Yorty