AOD Counselor Resume Samples

An AOD Counselor is a support person for people who are dealing with drug and alcohol problems, eating disorders, and other behavioral issues. The job description and duties are described on the AOD Counselor Resume as – teaching individuals on how to modify behavior with the intention of full recovery, evaluating health and substance problems, identifying issues and creating goals and treatment plans, teaching clients coping mechanisms, leading group therapy sessions, providing updates and progress reports to courts; referring clients to support groups; setting up aftercare plans, and meeting with family members and providing guidance and support.

To improve the lives of many people, the counselor needs the following skills and abilities – the ability to work well with all types of people, mainly adolescents and teenagers; multitasking skills, strong counseling knowledge, and knowledge of common issues faced by patients. A Master’s degree in counseling or social work is a common requirement to work at this level.

 

AOD Counselor Resume example

AOD Counselor Resume

Headline : AOD Counselor is responsible for Providing clients with emotional support, information and education about the effects of alcohol and other drugs, Assisting clients in developing a plan to address their problems that may include treatment referrals, social service referrals, or other resources, Assisting family members in identifying the signs of abuse so they can intervene early on.

Skills : Avatar Critical Thinking, Phases Minimal Supervision, Excellent Customer Service,  Multitasking, Listening,  Microsoft Outlook Works Efficiently Under Pressure Excel & Word.

AOD Counselor Resume Format

Description :

  1. Build trust, rapport, support, encouragement and advocate for clients to family preservation court.
  2. Interacted with participants on a day-to-day basis providing individual and group counselling along with ASI's.
  3. Discussed/developed goals, objectives and interventions with client of proposed treatment plans personalized toward client needs.
  4. Evaluated the progress of the individual client according to the treatment plan.
  5. Entered progress/group notes in Avatar within 3 days of the date service provided.
  6. Created Discharge Summaries when clients graduate, voluntarily leave or termination from the program.
  7. Prepared Medi-Cal billing sheets ready for administration to submit.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


AOD Counselor Resume

Headline : AOD Counselor with 6 years of experience in Providing information about the effects of alcohol and other drugs on fetal development to pregnant women who are using substances, Referring clients for detoxification services if needed, Providing information about recovery programs for individuals who are interested in attending one.

Skills : Counselling, Planning, Managing.

AOD Counselor Resume Example

Description :

  1. Provided on-line group and individual counselling services for chemically dependent clients.
  2. Prepared insurance assessments for care.
  3. Collaborated with staff members on client care and treatment planning.
  4. Assessed clients to create appropriate treatment plan.
  5. Maintained on-line records adhering to current confidentiality regulations.
  6. Made it so that some of my clients are removed from their abusive households and placed in households where they are encouraged to thrive.
  7. Assisted a number of students in obtaining employment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


AOD Counselor Resume

Objective : AOD Counselor with 4+ years of experience in conducting a screening for alcohol or other drugs during intake for all clients in a mandated setting, Brie flying assess substance use history, identify indications of risk for relapse and mental health disorder, recommend appropriate level of care (i.e., detox/intensive outpatient/long-term residential) based on assessment of need, Providing education and counselling on recovery, relapse prevention, sobriety.

Skills : Microsoft Office (10+ years), Customer Service.

AOD Counselor Resume Model

Description :

  1. 11/hr, FTE Supported clients individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
  2. Developed client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience, and client histories.
  3. Modified treatment plans to comply with changes in client status.
  4. Conducted chemical dependency program orientation sessions.
  5. Participated in multidisciplinary case conferences or staff meetings.
  6. Reviewed and evaluated clients' progress in relation to measurable goals described in treatment and care plans.
  7. Planned or implemented follow-up or aftercare programs for clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

AOD Counselor Resume

Headline : AOD Counselor is responsible for Developing individualised treatment plan with client, Providing case management services to develop a continuum of care with client, Actively engaging in the process of recovery by providing support to clients who are struggling with addiction or mental health disorders, Implementing the program policies.

Skills : Customer Service, Microsoft Office, Office Administration.

AOD Counselor Resume Example

Description :

  1. Assisted in education of clients regarding how to access available community resources, and provide clients with social skills education.
  2. Provided intakes and assessments in order to determine the level of care needed for clients.
  3. Educated clients on a variety of recovery resources with an emphasis on 12 Step.
  4. Served as a liaison to community agencies, network with community providers, and seek out new services available to the clients.
  5. Observed and documented behavioural changes in mood and affect.
  6. Wrote detailed and descriptive process notes.
  7. Obtained information from clients utilising open-ended questions and Motivational Interviewing in order to develop Individualised Service Plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS In Human Services

AOD Counselor Resume

Objective : AOD Counselor is responsible for Providing individual and family counseling services across the lifespan in a variety of settings including schools, hospitals, community agencies, law enforcement agencies or jails, Collaborating with other professionals to assess the needs of clients and develop appropriate interventions, Referring clients to appropriate services in the community based on assessments.

Skills : Individual Counseling, Family Sessions, Group Facilitator, Bi-Lingual Spanish.

AOD Counselor Resume Sample

Description :

  1. Conducted one on one and group counseling sessions in an outpatient setting.
  2. Created and updated reports and records.
  3. Conducted screening, intake, orientation and assessments.
  4. Coordinated and implemented educational and process groups.
  5. Assisted in treatment planning.
  6. Performed crisis intervention and resolved conflicts.
  7. Referred clients to medical and community organisations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

AOD Counselor Resume

Headline : AOD Counselor with Masters in Addictions Counseling and CADC 1 with 3500 hours experience. Pro-efficient in CBT, Motivational Interviewing and Solution focused. Compassionate, empthaic and non judgmental. Ability to teach pharmokinetics and pharmodynamics to patients addicted to substances. Able to teach relapse prevention skills using Gorksi and Daly models and the ability to stay focused and task oriented during high stress situations.

Skills : Ability To Use Evidence Based Models And Techniques To Help Others, Such As Teach Coping , Facilitate Groups And Provide Client Centered/ Solution Focused Therapy.

AOD Counselor Resume Format

Description :

  1. Had up to 3 clients on case load.
  2. Became more pro-efficient in CBT and MI and the use of the ETO Software program and MOTTS.
  3. Used All skills pertaining to addictions counseling and office work.
  4. Used company software, and electronic office equipment.
  5. Used basic counseling skills and communication skills.
  6. Developed and demonstrated role plays to facilitate learning.
  7. Advocated for clients in crisis situations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

AOD Counselor Resume

Headline : AOD Counselor is responsible for Adapting in obtaining, organising, analysing, and presenting information for various industry needs. In addition, I can coordinate resources to support various activities in the public and private sectors. All services are designed to meet the client's needs, i.e.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Computer Key Board 45 Wpm.

AOD Counselor Resume Example

Description :

  1. Responsible for facilitating individual counseling sessions with each caseload client.
  2. Provided learning experience opportunities and offering clinical support to assist clients in meeting their treatment goals.
  3. Proactively linked clients to both internal and external resources based on their treatment needs and followed up on their progress/status to completion.
  4. Facilitated group counseling sessions and taught classes on various treatment-related topics.
  5. Performed crisis intervention and communicated with treatment team as unforeseen situations arose; documenting client updates and incidents in the facility log daily.
  6. Performed periodic house runs to ensure and maintain the safety and security of the facility.
  7. Worked with Prop 36 & Felony Drug Court offenders, these were 18 month programs, and were court ordered as an alternative to prison term incarceration.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

AOD Counselor Resume

Summary : As an AOD Counselor, responsible for Developing prevention programs that address individual or family concerns or promote healthy lifestyles, Participating in community outreach efforts to promote healthy lifestyles among youth and adults, Providing crisis intervention following disasters as needed, Developing partnerships with schools, hospitals, community agencies and law enforcement agencies to provide additional services.

Skills : Counseling, Crisis Intervention, Microsoft Office, Communication.

AOD Counselor Resume Template

Description :

  1. Collected and analyzed urine samples in accordance with client treatment plans.
  2. Conducted individual, group and family counseling centered around chemical dependency.
  3. Attained a number of spot bonuses for timely and accurate reports and supporting colleagues on the job.
  4. Used Effective communication skills; de-escalation/ crisis management skills, good group facilitating skills.
  5. Provided professional counseling services to patients with addiction.
  6. Worked with patients in individual sessions.
  7. Assisted with group therapy sessions.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    7-10 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Management
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    BA In Sociology/ Criminology

                                    AOD Counselor Resume

                                    Objective : To obtain an AOD Counselor position that will allow me to utilize my extensive training and skills in leadership and customer service. I wish to succeed a senior or leadership role in the future that will allow me to combine all of my talents and share them with others.

                                    Skills : Counselling, Planning, Social Management.

                                    AOD Counselor Resume Template

                                    Description :

                                    1. Conducted assessments for substance abuse.
                                    2. Educated patients about recovery.
                                    3. Refereed patients to community resources as needed.
                                    4. Assisted in hospital rounds when needed.
                                    5. Maintained document records of patient interactions.
                                    6. Completed required paperwork/forms as needed.
                                    7. Worked with other professionals such as physicians, nurses, social workers, teachers, school counselors and police officers to coordinate services for the client.
                                                      Years of Experience
                                                      Experience
                                                      2-5 Years
                                                      Experience Level
                                                      Level
                                                      Junior
                                                      Education
                                                      Education
                                                      M.S. In Psychology

                                                      AOD Counselor Resume

                                                      Objective : Knowledge in interviewing techniques, experience in Job Search and Job Development, teach clients how to network for max effect regarding job seeking efforts. Teach clients the importance of completing applications as well as appearance, and personal hygiene. As a substance abuse counselor I worked with individuals, as well as with groups, in Spanish, by teaching clients the consequences, and dangers of drinking and driving while under the influence.

                                                      Skills : Seeking Safety, Dialectictical Behavioral Trainig, Brief Strategic Therapy.

                                                      AOD Counselor Resume Sample

                                                      Description :

                                                      1. Provided individual counseling to clients of all ages with a variety of issues.
                                                      2. Conducted intakes, assessment, and evaluations of clients.
                                                      3. Developed individualized treatment plans that address the client's needs.
                                                      4. Engaged in therapeutic activities such as discussion and games with children and adolescents.
                                                      5. Facilitated group sessions with adults such as Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous.
                                                      6. Conducted family or caregiver counseling sessions in cases where appropriate.
                                                      7. Gathered data from other staff members to assist in the development of an assessment or evaluation report.
                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                    2-5 Years
                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                    Level
                                                                                    Junior
                                                                                    Education
                                                                                    Education
                                                                                    Certification In Human Services