Freelance Arabic Translator & Medical Translator

Location:Tucson, Arizona, United States
2 Skills
Ms. Eiman Fadlelmula

• Objective
Seeking a challenging position in the field of social work with emphasis on mental health issues; needs assessment; service planning, and case management.

• Education
Institute of African & Asian Studies Khartoum, Sudan 1983
Post –graduate Diploma in the Swahili language and literature

Cairo University in Khartoum 1981
BA in Sociology

• Work experience
International Institute of New Jersey (IINJ) Jersey City, New Jersey, USA 2002- 2004
Outreach Counselor and Social Worker for the project 9/11
Pre-screened, and matched the Arabic speaking communities affected by the events with the suitable services in the state of New Jersey, assisted the mental health therapists of the IINJ by executing the intake interviews, and the therapy sessions as well.
I conducted outreach activities throughout the project’s life, and acted as a cultural broker on behalf of the clients. As a team member, I contributed to execution of different topics workshops in coordination with the community leaders, production of translated publicity, and utilizing ethnic media outlets.
United Nation High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Khartoum, Sudan 1985-1998
Refugee Counselor
Upon the needs assessments of the spontaneous individual refugees through extensive counseling, helped them to seek durable solutions to their problems by realizing local integration as a foremost option. I managed to prioritize the activities required together with the government counterparts, and coordinated with the local non- governmental agencies regarding establishment of small self- help projects.

Critical cases required resettlement to a third country of asylum as means of their protection, and in collaboration with the immigration authorities of those countries.

I was involved in budgeting, monitoring performance, and negotiations regarding amendments and description of new budget lines.
• Skills
Counseling; needs assessment with mental health issues in mind and case management.
Ms Word; Excel; Power Point; and Publisher
• References
Dr. Mary Kay Jou Hawa_keita@yahoo.com
Dr. Sara Kahn skahn@iinj.org
Ms. Rosa I. Morales rimorales2@pima.edu