Former Baltimore Teacher Fills The Role As Library Youth Service Specialist“Having a degree in early childhood education has helped me work with others to help them know what is developmentally appropriate for birth to five years of age," says Phyllis Bontrager.
Teamwork Is Key To Successful Software Development In Baltimore"None of the great software products of our time were written by one person. Successful software is built in teams, big and small, and by cross-disciplinary teams as well. Similarly, no great lasting businesses are built by one person,” says Yair Flicker.
Further Education Helps Baltimore Nurse Become Mental Health DirectorAt Sheppard Pratt Williams-Porter serves as a mediator and liaison for the staff. She works closely with different disciplines including attendants, service chiefs, nurses, mental health workers, social workers, rehabilitation staff and secretarial/clerical staff.
Higher Education Advances Career For A Former Baltimore Dispatcher“My education prepared me for this position by teaching me the fundamentals of criminal justice and forensics. It taught me skills that I use daily in the field," says Amy Seman.
Baltimore Therapist Helps Clients By Using Hypnotherapeutic Methods"It is extremely important to continue to learn and find new, innovative ways to reach clients. Each one is unique, very special and deserves to have that client-centered approach," says Mary Sidhwani.
Baltimore Sees Growth Of Specialized Services In Veterinary PracticesFields related to food and animal safety, disease control and public health are likely to grow along with the increasing number of nontraditional veterinary services being integrated into existing veterinary practices, such as preventive dental care, cancer treatments, kidney transplants and other procedures.
Former Baltimore SWAT Leader Says Field Requires 'Self-Discipline'"The good SWAT guys are the ones who take care of business and are never heard from. It is for the mature person who takes responsibility for their actions and displays a great deal of self-discipline," says officer Dave Sweren.
Experienced Towson Social Worker Specializes In Eating, Mood DisordersEating disorders, such as anorexia and bulimia, are complex to treat because they often exist side by side with other illnesses such as depression and substance abuse.
Baltimore Area CEO Wants To Raise Awareness About Data SecurityIn recent reports, the Office of Personnel Management, which essentially manages the civil service for the federal government, revealed that its computers had been hacked, and the records of over 21 million people who had either applied for government security clearances or were related to them had been compromised.
Amazon Hires More Than 2,500 EmployeesAmazon says it has hired more than double the amount of people it initially expected here in Baltimore.
Baltimore County Social Worker Is A Vital Part Of Mobile Crisis TeamThe Baltimore County Mobile Crisis Team is a collaborative endeavor made possible by the Baltimore County Police Department and the Baltimore County Health Department along with the Affiliated Sante’ Group.
For A Baltimore Mediator, It's All About Being 'Relational'Mediation is an alternative to costly litigation and is focused not only on brokering a resolution to the immediate conflict, but the current model, a more collaborative approach, hopes to lay the foundation for better relationships going forward.