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Theresa Smith | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 16, 2014

Theresa Smith

CASAC, CRC, LMFT, LPC
   United States
  |   Decatur, AL
  |  9:19 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $45

I began writing in 1998, working on material for employee-assistance programs. I have experience as a life coach, counselor, therapist and criminal law paralegal. I contribute to several sources on the web and in print, focusing on mental health, relationship and legal topics. I have earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Chicago State University, a Bachelor of Science in psychology, an Associate degree in Paralegal studies, a Master degree in English, a Master of Science in clinical/counseling psychology from Columbia...

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Apr 12, 2014|Ghost Writing|$0|Working
Mar 30, 2014|Article Writing|$0|Working
Mar 27, 2014|Creative Writing|$0|Working
Mar 22, 2014|Copywriting|$0|Working

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Portfolio

Published article on PTSD
Published article on Claustrophobia
Previously published article on saving a relationship.
Previously published article to providing customer service.
Travel Article on saving money in Vail, Colorado

Skills (5)

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English
English Speaking Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Microsoft Word

Service Description

I am a freelance writing professional with a fast turnaround time that specializes in ebook creation, article and blog writing. I have extensive experience in both educational and professional writing. I have top-notch research skills, and always go the extra mile in search of the perfect sources to support the factual information found within the articles we compose. My goal is to compose creative copy that engages and informs readers. I approach each project with dedication and just the right amount of personality to make it interesting. Each project I complete incorporates a strategy. This strategy is a perfect combination of synchronicity between (what you) the buyer wants, and what I can deliver.

I have several years of experience. I have a strong background in SEO; however, I can also write without incorporating SEO. Either way, you can expect to see copy that is professionally written and will appeal to the targeted audience.


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Employment

Speak Write
Transcriptionist
2005 - Present
Work at home independent contractor providing transcription services for both legal and general clients. Legal transcriptions include but are not limited to workers' compensation and criminal...
Freelance Writer
SEO Editor/Writer
1998 - Present
Freelancer writer for several content mills such as Demand Studios, BSG, Star Reviews, Word Gigs, Textbroker and Break Studios. I also have several private clients that I have written for over the...
Voicelog
Third Party Verification Specialist
2004 - 2009
Third party verification for customers who are changing utility companies including phone, gas and electricity to protect consumers against fraud and unauthorized changes.
Teletech
Peer Lead, CSR, Technical Support
2003 - 2008
Tier 1 technical support for television and internet services. Also provides coaching to other employees on various aspects of the job in group as well as on a one on one basis. Lead chat...
SBC
CSR
2001 - 2004
Inbound call center. Setting up new accounts using credit checks. Answering all billing questions as well as taking payments. Also selling various products and services such as long distance...
Law Offices of John A. Gibaitis & Associates
Paralegal
1995 - 2003
Assist in preparation of trials. Conduct legal research. Digest and index information obtained prior to trial. Gather information in preparation for lawsuits. Maintain complex dockets and files....
United Airlines
Reservations Agent
1999 - 2001
Inbound call center. Scheduling flights and quoting rates for both domestic and international flights. Also planned and created itineraries for domestic and international mileage plus trips,...

Education

South University
PhD in Behavioral Sciences/Forensic Psychology
2012 - Present
South University
Master of Science, Clinical/Counseling Psychology
2010 - 2012
Columbia Southern University
Bachelor of Science, psychology
2007 - 2010
Chicago State University
Bachelor of Science, business administration
1991 - 1995

Keywords

SEO
article writer
creative writing
business writing
medical writing
mental health writing
product reviews
web content
editing and proof reading
transcription
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