Behavioral Health Associate Resume Samples

A Behavioral Health Associate is responsible for providing strength-based treatment and behavioral interventions as per individualized treatment plans for people experiencing significant emotional and behavioral difficulties. Essential duties and responsibilities are listed on the Behavioral Health Associate Resume as – providing behavioral health interventions, teaching skills development including effective communication, positive social interactions, and anger management; maintaining consistent program and activity structure; providing therapeutic limit setting; using approved strategies to prevent aggressive behavior and to deescalate volatile situations; and supervising daily activities to meet therapeutic goals.

Employers look for resumes with the following skills – the ability to act as a positive role model; the ability to apply the basic principles of child development, behavioral health, and crisis intervention; a good understanding of the indicators of child abuse and mandatory reporting laws; deep understanding of cultural issues in the treatment process, and strong communication skills. A relevant degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Behavioral Health Associate Resume example

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Summary : A determined and dependable Behavioral Health Associate professional committed to moving diversely represented twenty-first century learners toward a bright, healthy and holistic future. A true leader, passionate advocate for social justice and inclusion, counselor, educator and confidant. Pursuing employment within education to further develop my career goals and to join a dynamic collaboration of leaders committed to service, excellence and transformation.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Linix Operating Systems, Researching.

Description :

    1. Led or assisted in therapeutic groups such as anger management.
    2. Employed therapeutic techniques, de-escalation techniques and team building skills on preventing and managing crisis situations.
    3. Monitored patients on close and special observations, e.g., 1:1, elopement, suicidal and homicidal observation as assigned.
    4. Engaged patients in therapeutic interactions and observe their behaviors, report unusual occurrences to RN.
    5. Observed and monitored patient's mental and physical status during activities and other direct/indirect patient contact, reports changes in behavior to the nurse that may affect the therapeutic milieu.
    6. Actively participated and responded appropriately to patient emergencies, such as Code Blue, Rapid Response and Behavioral Emergencies.
    7. Ensured a safe and secure environment free of hazards to reduce the risk of injury to all customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Objective : Hardworking, organized, Behavioral Health Associate professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Crisis Management, Training & Development.

Description :

    1. Provided community based behavioral health services as a primary worker with clients.
    2. Demonstrated complete familiarity with a client service plan and targeted goals.
    3. Transported, via private or agency vehicle, consumers to/from home, school, the agency, and treatment meetings.
    4. Participated in treatment team meeting to develop and review client goals.
    5. Actively worked towards developing and maintaining a therapeutic relationship with clients and their families.
    6. Taught and modeled life skills.
    7. Entered client notes into Harmony within 72 hours or the next business day, whichever occurs first.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Psychology


Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging Behavioral Health Associate position where my extensive experience, education and interpersonal skills may be professionally utilized while allowing for advancement.

Skills : Planning Skills, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Welcomed patients and visitors to the Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program - Emergency Room, Adult and Child In-Patient Units and the Extended Observation Unit and review safety rules.
    2. Worked in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of registered nurses, physicians, social workers and other therapeutic clinicians to provide information vital to the recovery progress of the patient in the CPEP-ER, Adult / Child In-Patient Units and the EOU.
    3. Engaged, interacted and assisted patients in a therapeutic milieu to promote and foster meaningful quality of care for optimal patient progress.
    4. Assisted in the documentation of incidents and collection of data such as patient activities, interactions, observations, and 1:1 monitoring assignments with high risk patients for a smooth implementation of individual behavior plans and or patient behavior support plans.
    5. Assured the patient's and visitor's property is safely held and returned as soon as appropriate along with following proper contraband disposal procedures.
    6. Escorted and transported patients to off unit areas for admission, testing, therapeutic activities along with providing security and assistance during nursing and physician assessment of patients.
    7. Facilitated communication between clinicians, patients and visitors by providing (non-clinical) Spanish and basic American Sign-Language translation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Headline : As a Behavioral Health Associate, responsible for Assisting in the application and removal of restraints and the implementation of seclusion, when deemed necessary by appropriate personnel; ensures the physical and emotional health and safety of the patient when using such methods.

Skills : Microsoft Outlook, Management, Interpersonal, Sales, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Supervised patients in an in-patient sexually violent predator treatment program located in a state correctional facility for formerly incarcerated sex offenders.
    2. Followed orders and completed task under the supervision of the Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse.
    3. Took and charted daily vital signs.
    4. Demonstrated interest in conducting population care groups and carrying out identified nursing programs.
    5. Provided care and provide meals to handicap residents in the SVPTP program.
    6. Performed basic therapeutic care and assists population served in meeting their needs in performing activities of daily living.
    7. Provided flexibility in work hours to include weekends and holiday coverage.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Summary : A dedicated employee with specialty experience in Hospital settings both inpatient and outpatient settings. Possesses strong leadership/educator skills and developed strong treatment planning skills while continuing to progress as an integral piece throughout the facility. Proven ability to develop positive relationships with patients, family members, and all medical professionals on the team. (Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Social Worker, Nurse, etc.) To also further my growth and bring the best skill forward to assist in my possible employer.

Skills : Social Networking, Mental Health, Education, Mentoring, Leadership, Customer Service, Community Outreach, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Certified Anger Management Educator.
    2. Recognized patients who are behaving aggressively, acting as a danger to themselves or others, or are in a crisis or medical emergency situation.
    3. Provided intervention including, but not limited to, redirecting of patient and/or participating in restraint or seclusion as needed.
    4. Certified Crisis Management facilitator that teaches Crisis Management to peers and all staff alike (Doctors, Social Workers, Nurses, Administrators, Ancillary help, etc).
    5. Provided assistance and provide support to the growth of formerly homeless, incarcerated, and substance abuse users.
    6. Worked along with case managers with caseloads and nursing staff with medical request and concerns.
    7. Provided documentation for billable and non-billable services by the next business day.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Headline : Identifying patient characteristics and environmental variables that may trigger agitated behavior(s) and communicate such information to the interdisciplinary team, and also Performing observation and monitoring of assigned patients on a one-to-one basis, Documenting observations on forms and/or computerized patient record as per policy.

Skills : Customer Service, Problem Solver, Team Player Well Organized.

Description :

    1. Developed and maintained therapeutic relationship with clients and their families.
    2. Participated in treatment team meetings to develop and review client goals.
    3. Implemented positive behavior supports for individuals to maximize their current living situation.
    4. Provided supervision, monitoring and appropriate behavior supports and interventions.
    5. Facilitated natural support connections within the community and assists individuals in networking with community organizations, clubs, activities, and associations.
    6. Followed mandatory reporting laws with any and all incidents of harm within 24 hours.
    7. Demonstrated flexibility according to workload, unit activity, crisis and / or emergency situations Reinforce patient education, patient and environmental safety to head nurse / charge nurse taking into consideration cultural and religious preference.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors In Education

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Summary : To obtain employment at a company that will enhance the skills I already have as well as provide the opportunity for personal and professional growth and advancement opportunities.

Skills : Team Leader, People's Person, Excellent Customer Service, Teammate, Hard Worker, CPR Certified.

Description :

    1. Experienced observing licensed clinical therapists and case managers in family therapy and group sessions.
    2. Led educational groups such as Anger Management and Healthy Life Skills.
    3. Individually aided clients through one on one interactions.
    4. Cooperated with members of local Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous groups through on-site delegated meetings.
    5. Provided direct and indirect care of patients age twelve to eighteen to meet their physical, educational, psychosocial and spiritual needs.
    6. Supported patient care needs by performing delegated patient care and non-patient care tasks.
    7. Maintained and implemented patient safety and other safety practices as appropriate.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Objective : Behavioral Health Associate skilled at motivating, communicating, and advocating for clients dealing with mental health and emotional disorders. Possessing an in-depth knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis and treatment. Driven to help others overcome personal obstacles. Comfortable working autonomously or in a team-based setting. Team-oriented, with a strong track record of establishing solid relationships with clients, co-workers, administration, and local agencies.

Skills : Planning Skills, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Monitored patient's in the inpatient hospital setting on both the adult and adolescent units.
    2. Performed safety checks.
    3. Tracked client movement on and off the unit by documenting times and destinations of clients.
    4. Quickly responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arose.
    5. Guided clients in understanding illnesses and treatment plans.
    6. Organized treatment projects that focused on problem solving skills and creative thinking.
    7. Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills and functional living skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Headline : Highly motivated individual with a tendency to learn quickly and effectively. Most of my skills include computer technology such as Microsoft Office 2010 (and older versions), common computer practices. Plenty of experience filing, answering telephones, communicating with customers/people, coordinating with others, and general knowledge of a copy machine, fax machine, telephone.

Skills : Internet Explorer, Internet Research Ability, Crediblebh System, ADP Payroll System, And Kronos Scheduling And Timekeeping Software.

Description :

    1. Provided direct and indirect care of patients from ages 12 through geriatric to meet their physical, educational, psychosocial and spiritual needs; monitor and direct patients and facilitate psycho-education groups.
    2. Maintained patient charts and transcribe physician orders.
    3. Oriented all patients to the treatment process.
    4. Monitored vitals and depression levels of clients including those who are in a detoxification status.
    5. Provided supervision, therapeutic counseling and direction to adolescent and adult patients in a locked ward environment.
    6. Involved in de-escalation and ordered restraint procedures.
    7. Worked well within a team environment: by accepting and offering honest and constructive feedback.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M S In Counseling Psychology

Behavioral Health Associate Resume

Objective : Hardworking and skilled Behavioral Health Associate with over 5 years of experience in the field of behavioral health and behavioral health management that is seeking a new opportunity for patient care, leadership, and management.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CBT, Motivational Interviewing, CBT, Microsoft Office, Drug & Alcohol Counseling, Drug & Alcohol Counseling.

Description :

    1. Assisted older adult patients with severe mental illness with activities of daily living.
    2. Conducted psycho-educational groups and recreational groups for the milieu.
    3. Completed SOAPE notes on a routine and timely basis.
    4. Provided de-escalation and crisis intervention for high-risk patients.
    5. Assisted with the distribution of medications on a routine and emergency basis under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
    6. Collected vitals on a routine basis.
    7. Provided therapeutic intervention services to adults using individual and group therapy.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS