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University of Wisconsin, Whitewater
I am currently studying at Marquette University in the Clinical and Mental Health Counseling master's program specializing in addiction. I plan on continuing my education after the master's program to earn my PhD in counselor education. I am focusing my personal research on resilience in children and adolescent substance abuse.
I completed my undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a B.S. psychology major and mathematics minor. I have been very successful in my psychology courses and I am confident in my understanding of theories and schools of thought. Although it is my minor, math has always been a strong point. I served as a supplemental instructor in discrete mathematics for my last semester at Whitewater. In addition to tutoring I work as a dental assistant and at a psychiatric hospital. When I am not working, you’ll find me singing, studying, or exercising! I am patient, positive, and here to help! If you are frustrated working on a problem, I will be right there with you until you fully understand it. I am passionate about education and I want to help make your classes easier for you. I am currently studying at Marquette University in the Clinical and Mental Health Counseling master's program specializing in addiction. I plan on continuing my education after the master's program to earn my PhD in counselor education. I am focusing my personal research on resilience in children and adolescent substance abuse.
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Holly worked with me for 2 weeks for a mental health nursing class. She was accommodating to meet halfway between Waukesha and Milwaukee which made it an easy ride for both of us. I needed help memorizing and learning the information in a different way than my teacher had been doing; so Holly worked with me and taught me different methods (such as drawing pictures) to help me remember and learn the information. I was comfortable talking to her on the phone, through text, and in email because she's a very welcoming person. Holly knew the content very well and reviewed with me until I fully understood the material. She was available to meet with me multiple times a week and I couldn't of made it through this course without her. I would absolutely recommend Holly to any student having trouble in the Mental Health / Psych area.
Holly is very patient, and flexible with my son. She makes sure he understands the modules he's working on before moving on to the next one. He is definitely making progress.
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I tutored Discrete Mathematics my Senior year of college. I hosted weekly sessions outside of class to go over subjects within the class that the students were struggling with. I have practiced and worked with many different proofs. I am familiar with setup of proofs and the logic that is covered in the class. I sat in this class twice (one for the semester I took it, the second time to be an in class tutor). My grades were exceptional and I am very comfortable with Discrete math.
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