Schaumburg, IL, August 19, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Paul A. Dillon, M.S., was elected a Public Member of the national Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC).The CCMC is the first and largest certifying body for case management professionals to be accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies, with over 26,000 Certified Case Managers (CCMs) nationwide, and the only muti-disciplinary case manager credential.
Serving a four-year term on the Commission, Mr. Dillon is President and CEO of Dillon Consulting Services, LLC, of Chicago, which provides project management and business development services for clients (http://www.dillonconsult.com).
Mr. Dillon gained extensive knowledge of case management policies and procedures during his term of service as a trustee of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, the largest, independent, non-profit graduate school of psychology in the United States.
He has extensive experience serving on boards of directors of several non-profit organizations, governmental committees, and commissions, including the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau, Jane Addams Hull House Foundation, Japan America Society of Chicago, Metropolitan Planning Council of Chicago, and many others.
Through certification, professionals demonstrate that they have the experience, educational background, knowledge, and expertise to competently practice in the case management field. Case managers come from a variety of professional backgrounds, including nursing, social work, mental health counseling, occupational therapy, physical therapy, vocational rehabilitation, and others.
For more information, contact the Commission for Case Manager Certification at (847) 944-1330 or visit the CCMC web site at www.ccmcertification.org.