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Naomi Shapiro

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Now living in the Springfield area, I worked for over 38 years for NJ Department of Labor as an Employment Specialist/Counselor/Supervisor. I gave job search/life skills workshops and assisted people to crystalize their career goals. In addition, I trained people to develop their own jobs, to do successful job interviewing as well as to write a good resume. I retired in March 2006 and then worked for over a year and a half as a Supported Employment Counsleor/Job Coach for people who survived traumatic brain injuries. I've been a singles rap group facilitator for over 17 years. I've been a chamber and orchestral musician cellist for over 40 years and have taught adults and children to play. I enjoy hiking with both a hiking club and with friends for "bootleg hikes". I've successfully kept 50 pounds off for over 30 years and have successfully coached friends and relatives to "eat healthier" and lose or maintain their weight as recommended by their physicians.

Profile Summary:
Career Counsleor Springfield, NJ
Diet Counselor Springfield, NJ
Cello Teacher Springfield, NJ
More About Me
Classical music, hiking, reading.
Work Experience:
I spent over 39 years working as an Employment Specialist, over 40 years playing the cello and teaching or playing both in orchestras as well as in chamber music groups. I've spent the last 23 years as a member of a hiking group and hike several times a week locally in reservations. I've successsfully kept 50 pounds off for over 30 years and counsel both friends and relatives who ask how to be successful at losing or maintaing their weight as well as eating more healthily.
Education:
BA Drew University, Certified Public Manager Certificate, Various Courses in Supported Employment and Job Coaching, Course entititled "Happiness Seminar", Behavior Modification as it relates to food and over 40 years as a cellist.
Organizations / Affilations:
Union County Hiking Club, Volunteer at New Eyes for the Needy as sorter, and trainer for both sorting and use of lensometer.
Naomi Shapiro is located in Springfield, NJ and has the following skills: Career Counsleor, Diet Counselor, Cello Teacher
Music, Motivation / Inspiration, Health / Fitness
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Career Counsleor

Category: Motivation / Inspiration
Description
Relevant Education / Credentials
BA Drew University. Certified Public Manager Certificate-NJ Dept. of Labor. Certificates in Supported Employment as well as Job Coaching
Years Experience: 39

Diet Counselor

Category: Health / Fitness
Description
Having kept 50 pounds off for over 30 years, having participated successfully in diet programs and behavior modification groups, and having successfully shared techniques learned with both frienedds and relatives, I'm ready to share these hints witah others
Relevant Education / Credentials
Years of experience in my 20's with diet groups, behavior modification groups, reading writers like Geneen Roth and learning about food, calories and portions, I'm ready to share successful techniques with others.
Years Experience: 30

Cello Teacher

Category: Music
Description
I've been a cellist for over 40 years playing in orchestras as well as a chamber musician. I've taught both adults and children.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Over 40 years playing in orchestras and as a chamber musician. I spent over 22 years particiapting in The Composers' Conference of the East at Bennington College in Vermont being coached for performance.
Years Experience: 40