Falana Consulting Group
“Jasmine R. Benjamin, Consultant”

Jasmine R. Benjamin
Falana Consulting Group
P.O. Box 9504
Riviera Beach, Florida 33419-9504
Cell # 561-876-8743
Home # 561-876-8743
Fax # 561-845-2358
Personal Fax # 413-639-3212

Jasmine R. Benjamin has resides in Palm Beach County, Florida since July 31 1979. She attended Pahokee Jr. Sr. High in Pahokee, Florida where she graduated valedictorian for the class of 1982. Jasmine attended the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida and graduated in 1987 with a BS. in Liberal Arts and Science in General Psychology. She now resides in West Palm Beach with her son; in addition she has one adult daughter.

Her career began in the field of social services as a Unit Treatment Rehabilitation Specialist at the Tachale Center, formerly Sunland Center in Gainesville, Florida. Jasmine moved to West Palm Beach and immediately began working as a Public Assistance Specialist with Department of Children and Family, formerly the State of Florida Department of Health and Rehabilitation Services. She maintained her position with DCF and was promoted on several occasions. She worked in positions such as Senior Public Assistance Specialist, Quality Assurance Specialist, and resigned her position as a Public Assistance Specialist Supervisor. She went on to work with Affiliated Computer Services as a Eligibility Specialist, and once the company changed management she continue to work with Policy Studies Incorporated as a Career Consultant.

She is certified in the administration and presenting feedback on the Prepare/Enrich assessment through Life Innovations in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Prepare/Enrich assessment can be used to guide engaged as well as married individuals on determining their compatibility in relationships and marriage.

Jasmine is trained and holds certificates in many organizational, business and industrial related techniques. She has completed training in Leadership Excellence, Performance Based Management, Customer Focused Management, Managing for Productivity from Florida Institute of Government through Palm Beach County Community College Division of Continuing Education. Jasmine believes that every individual in an organization should have working knowledge of all careers positions in the areas in which they work or provide services. She has been employed with state, local and federal agencies and is very knowledgeable of procedures and laws on all three agency levels. In addition, Jasmine possesses expertise in events planning and psycho educational group facilitation. In addition, she has a very comprehensive working knowledge of all Microsoft products. She has been trained in many IT programs and is very proficient in computer networking.

She is a trained and certified individual and couples communication counselor and instructor through Interpersonal Communication Program Incorporated in Evergreen Colorado. In addition, she is a Bridges out of Poverty Certified Trainer through AHA Process Incorporated, Highland, TX

She is a trained master’s level therapist in the areas of Mental Health and Family Therapy. She earned her Masters of Science in counseling psychology degree from Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida. In addition she has acquired certificates in the Multifaceted, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Approach to Trauma and PTSD. Building Solution, Advanced Application of the Solution-Focused Approach, Reflective Supervision, and Touch Points Guiding Principles through the Children Services Council of Palm Beach County, Florida.

Jasmine is currently attending Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota and planed to earn her Doctorate of Philosophy in organizational, industrial and consulting psychology with a major emphasis in multicultural and ethnic issues. She believes that cultural competency is not just based on having the knowledge of other cultures but is being constantly aware of everything we do or say. In addition she plans to earn her therapist license during her post doctorate studies. In addition, Jasmine currently works as a Case manager with the Sickle Cell Foundation of Palm Beach County Incorporated and works specifically with the Women’s Health Initiative Program.

Falana Consulting Group
Phone: (561) 371-4704
P.O. Box 9504
Riviera Beach, FL, 33419
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