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File #: 18-6460    Version: 1 Name: HONORING JUDY CARLOS FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MONTH
Type: Consent Calendar Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 10/15/2018 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 10/16/2018 Final action: 10/16/2018
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION HONORING JUDY CARLOS FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MONTH WHEREAS, Judy Carlos a Panamanian residing in Chicago since 1969 is the Founder and current Executive Director of Pro- Health Advocates, Inc. since 1996. The programs included, DUI, Substance Abuse treatment and evaluations, Domestic Violence, Anger Management, individual and Group Counseling; and WHEREAS, The Pro- Health Advocates, Inc. program received funding, (PAID) after writing a grant with the Cook County Probation and Social Services, for both Male and Female offenders convicted of Domestic Violence; and WHEREAS, Judy Carlos received her AA Degree from Montay College, and a Certified Addiction Counseling Certification in 1988. Judy received her Bachelor's degree in Social Work from Northeastern Illinois University in May of 1999. And in 2001, Judy Carlos received her Master in Social Work from Aurora University in 2001; and WHEREAS, Judy Carlos has been a Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse Counselor si...
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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

HONORING JUDY CARLOS FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MONTH

WHEREAS, Judy Carlos a Panamanian residing in Chicago since 1969 is the Founder and current Executive Director of Pro- Health Advocates, Inc. since 1996. The programs included, DUI, Substance Abuse treatment and evaluations, Domestic Violence, Anger Management, individual and Group Counseling; and

WHEREAS, The Pro- Health Advocates, Inc. program received funding, (PAID) after writing a grant with the Cook County Probation and Social Services, for both Male and Female offenders convicted of Domestic Violence; and

WHEREAS, Judy Carlos received her AA Degree from Montay College, and a Certified Addiction Counseling Certification in 1988. Judy received her Bachelor's degree in Social Work from Northeastern Illinois University in May of 1999. And in 2001, Judy Carlos received her Master in Social Work from Aurora University in 2001; and

WHEREAS, Judy Carlos has been a Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse Counselor since 2003, Ms. Carlos is the Pioneer in developing the Protocol for Partner Abuse Intervention Program with Cook County. She served as a member of the 4th Partner Abuse Service Providers committee, and served as a member of the Substance abuse subcommittee; and

WHEREAS, Judy Carlos worked for Pilsen Little Village Community Mental Health Center from 1992- 1996, she started a Woman's Co-Dependence and Treatment Program, for Hispanic Women. She also worked as a Substance Abuse Counselor for Latino Treatment Center from 1988-1992. Judy Carlos has volunteered for the Domestic Violence hotline in 2005, she volunteered as a Counselor at North Lawndale Ex-Offenders Employment Project from 2003-2005. Counseling the needs of ex-offenders in areas of individual assessments, substance abuse, anger management and social skills; and

WHEREAS, Judy Carlos supervised both Bachelor and Master Degree level Social Work Interns from Northeastern Illinois University, Loyola University, St. Augusti...

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