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.
Baltimore Jobseekers Are Incorporating Mobile Methods Into Job SearchesJobOn’s application process is revolutionary, as it puts hiring the best worker right in the palm of your hand, quite literally. The application process is simple; rather than filling out long forms to apply online.
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 Principal Knows How To Make A Positive Difference"Don’t be afraid to try new things, fail, and try again. I have seen incredible things happen, just because there was a group of individuals that had their hearts in the right place and took a chance," says Bernadette Ortiz-Brewster.
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.