Commitment to Patient-Centered Care
“I aim to create a positive and uplifting experience for individuals pursing employment and education services. I promote personal growth and recovery by connecting to individuals and focusing on personal strengths, talents, skills, autonomy, and core values.”
Dani is a supported employment and education specialist for the HOPE program. Dani partners with adolescents and adults with severe and persistent mental health challenges who are wanting to pursue goals related to employment and education. Dani received her Bachelor of Science degree from Appalachian State University and has 6+ years of experience providing patient centered care to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness within inpatient and outpatient settings. As a supported employment and education specialist, Dani received advanced training based on the NAVIGATE model for early intervention for first episode of psychosis.
- Roisum, R., Jenkins, D., Fisher, M., Currie, A., Ma, S., Lindgren, C., Meyer-Kalos, P., & Vinogradov, S. (2020). Targeting Cognition and Motivation in Coordinated Specialty Care for Early Psychosis: A Grant Report. Journal of psychiatry and brain science, 5, e200023. https://doi.org/10.20900/jpbs.20200023.
“My simple pleasures in life include working out, being near the ocean, attending concerts, singing and dancing horrendously, long drives with the sun shining, and aimlessly shopping.”