October 2019 – Tina Fryxell
Employee Q & A
What brought you to The Arc Southwest Indiana?
I work as a Direct Support Professional in our 24-hour Waiver Department.
What do you like most about your job?
When I come into work it never feels like a job, it’s like I’m coming to support my friends and family.
Who’s your role model?
What have you gained from working at The Arc Southwest Indiana?
I’ve gained a kind of unconditional love for the people we serve I never knew was possible.
What are 3 words you’d use to describe The Arc Southwest Indiana?
Amazing – Fun – Educational
What’s your favorite memory from The Arc Southwest Indiana?
When I first started one of the people we served loved to tell stories, I loved to listen and will never forget my time with him.
An advice for current / new staff?
Take the time to get to know each and every one of the consumers you assist, once you do it you will never feel like you are working!