Behavioral Health Technician Resume Samples

Working alongside medical professions, the Behavioral Health Technician will render support and assistance to people who are dealing with behavioral issues. General and specific duties carried out by these technicians are included in the Behavioral Health Technician Resume as follows – helping doctors in carrying out their treatment plans, understanding and implementing treatment plans as prescribed by the medical professionals, recording the behaviour of the patient time to time, providing a safe and supportive environment for patients, and recording the patient’s daily medications.

Those interested in this side of service should demonstrate the following skill sets – physical stamina to deal with people suffering from behavioral issues, ability to follow instructions as given, knowledge of administering medications, and the willingness to adhere to safety protocols. Most of the technicians in this area have a relevant certificate.

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Behavioral Health Technician Resume example

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Objective : Team and results-driven professional with four years of experience as a health specialist. Recognized for establishing and maintaining solid interpersonal and professional relationships, looking to obtain a challenging and rewarding position as a Mental Health Therapist.

Skills : Customer Service, Medical Office Procedures: Patient/Human Relations.

Description :

    1. Worked directly under the supervision of senior staff members such as psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, psychologists, licensed professional counselors, and psychiatric social workers.
    2. Observed, reported, and recorded patient behaviors, implemented behavioral interventions according to treatment plan under the supervision of rn.
    3. Supervised individuals receiving services in the activities of daily living, encouraging individuals receiving services independence and responsibility for self.
    4. Coordinated and/or implemented skilled level activities involving the care, treatment, and training of individuals receiving services on the crisis unit.
    5. Interacted with clients in order to provide guidance, safety, stability, and direction.
    6. Supported the client treatment plans and discussed progress toward goals with clients.
    7. Conducted and documented activities of daily living skills in and out of the home.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA


Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Objective : Driven Junior Behavioral Health Technician seeking a position in a professional environment using my exceptional work ethic, organizational skills. To pursue career ambition in the Behavioral Health / Intensive Care and Pediatric Nursing field.

Skills : Stress, Anger Management, Communications.

Description :

    1. Assisted with the implementation of the persons-served individualized plans of service and made recommendations concerning treatment planning, as needed.
    2. Provided community living supports to include, but not limited to: meal preparation, laundry, routine household care, and maintenance.
    3. Dispensed, administered, and monitored medication as indicated, via professional order.
    4. Documented dispensing and/or administration of medication immediately after the event.
    5. Provided and/or assist with transportation related to personal care, community living supports, employment, and/or planned activities.
    6. Adhered to a high level of health and safety practices in physical facilities and with corporate vehicles.
    7. Listened to and reported residents' concerns and facilitated daily group therapy sessions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS


Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Summary : Organized Behavioral Health Technician with 17 plus years of experience. Interested in dealing with people in general and works well in a team environment in a professional, cooperative, and respectful manner.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CPR Certified, Detailed Oriented, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Conducted 4, one-hour groups, in front of approximately 34 to 51 mentally ill individuals.
    2. Maintained daily logs and records of patient care, condition, progress or problems to report and discuss observations with the supervisor.
    3. Done research on different mental illnesses to be able to present to the consumers.
    4. Worked with clients and families and other team members to ensure the crisis stabilization unit provided individuals receiving services with a safe and supportive environment consistent with recovery concepts and person-centered planning.
    5. Assisted residents with daily activities such as eating, bathing, and exercise.
    6. Observed and reported unusual behaviors and assisted with giving daily medication.
    7. Acted as a facilitator in the transfer of behavioral health patients to other healthcare facilities as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging job position that offers professional growth while providing an opportunity to educate the community with the tools and knowledge necessary to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Expertise for adolescent residential treatment.

Skills : Strong Leadership, Fast Learner, Parenting.

Description :

    1. Assisted doctors and nurses with the treatment of patients who have various behavioral problems.
    2. Implemented individual treatment plans, monitored/recorded patient behavior, and provided a safe as well as a supportive environment for patients.
    3. Administered and recorded patient medications.
    4. Additionally, educated patients & families on medication administration and use answered questions and provided emotional support when necessary.
    5. Maintained a high level of care, security & safety for the patients of both the watershed and the retreat of the palm beaches.
    6. Facilitated efficient operations and commended for ability to consistently meet assigned deadlines.
    7. Ensured precaution protocols are followed and encourage patients to actively participate in all program activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Summary : Behavioral Health Technician with 11 years of experience, A Team Player who takes pride in maintaining excellent and patient/family relations as well as continuous referral clientele.

Skills : Excellent Organizational, Communication, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Provided care to individuals receiving services in a manner that ensures safety, client rights, confidentiality, comfort, dignity, and a therapeutic environment.
    2. Assisted in the admission process, including obtaining vital signs, safety search of patients, and personal belongings.
    3. Reported all areas of concern regarding the patient's mental or physical status to the charge nurse.
    4. Participated in treatment planning by helping to identify patients' problems, needs, and strengths.
    5. Provided liaison with patients, families of patients, or external facilities and agencies.
    6. Enhanced professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops.
    7. Maintained established institutional policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program, and safety, environmental, and infection control standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BA

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Summary : To acquire a Substance Abuse Counselor position and be part of a treatment team that allows the use of my skills and education to provide superior addiction treatment, thereby carrying on with the reputation of the agency for providing robust comprehensive addiction treatment in a caring atmosphere for all individuals experiencing problems with alcohol or other drugs.

Skills : Basic Nursing, Punctual, CPR, Reliable, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Helped patients achieve every day goals and providing them with the knowledge to become a successful member of the community.
    2. Helped patients perform ADL's including cooking, hygiene, cleaning, and helping them gain the knowledge to make responsible decisions.
    3. Helped them make appointments and teach them the importance of being punctual.
    4. Made appointments for each patient including dental, psychiatric, and routine check-ups.
    5. Entered all appointments and the results of them into the computer, PRN reports, incident reports, and many more documents.
    6. Attended meetings and training to stay updated on HIPAA, CPR, CPI, and medication administration.
    7. Participated in the development and implementation of patient treatment programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Objective : A compassionate and supportive qualified behavioral health worker with an ability to relate to clients and their families to facilitate a collaborative environment that fosters recovery and reintegration into society.

Skills : Data Entry, Management, Understanding Of Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Assisted in monitoring patient activity and reporting issues to the medical staff.
    2. Responsible for doing regular 15-minute bed checks on each patient, recognizing, preventing, and responding to patients who were acting as a danger to themselves or others.
    3. Worked with medical staff and security to monitor the behavior of patients in seclusion.
    4. Assisted patients in daily living activities utilized infection control methods and provided basic health care according to the age and requirements of the patient.
    5. Documented observations, interventions, and group activities in the patient record.
    6. Maintained a clean, safe, and sanitized environment for patients replenished patient supplies.
    7. Charted patient observations, following prescribed procedures and standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Objective : Level-headed Behavioral Health Tech professional, who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Strong belief in the importance of companionship and support in patient care.

Skills : Sound Clinical Judgment, Active Listening, Reframing, Paraphrasing, Empathy, Communication.

Description :

    1. Assisted with activities on behalf of clients and their families including data gathering and reporting, observation and assessment.
    2. Provided patients with the ability to control anger through anger management group therapy.
    3. Provided patients with positive outlets for emotions versus suicide and self-mutilation.
    4. Enforced limits on individuals receiving services behavior using established policies, procedures, and rules.
    5. Utilized the treatment plan as developed by the nursing staff and/or the substance abuse specialist.
    6. Prepared written reports (vital signs, census reports, incident reports) as necessary.
    7. Assisted with self-help skills as necessary and kept the supervisor informed of the condition of individuals receiving services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Summary : Behavioral Health Technician providing a safe and supportive environment as well as a high level of patient care. Proven track record of 13 years of continued performance gathering health information in a timely and sensitive manner as well as communicating with physicians and other healthcare professionals to ensure accuracy and quality care.

Skills : Documentation, Strong Work Ethic, Ability To Multi-task.

Description :

    1. Ensured that the individuals receiving services maintained appropriate personal hygiene, performed activities of daily living, and received proper nutrition. 
    2. Assisted patients with activities of daily living attend to patient behavioral problems and provided assistance in crisis intervention, as needed. 
    3. Attended and participated in group sessions, in-service education, and staff meetings.
    4. Transported patients to and from appointments, clinics, laboratories, and/or treatments, as and when appropriate. 
    5. Established and maintained therapeutic rapport with behavioral health patients.
    6. Performed initial patient evaluations to determine treatment priorities. 
    7. Engaged persons-served in problem-solving, skill training, and side-by-side activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Objective : Driven and compassionate healthcare professional with management skills with 4 years of hands-on experience in fast-paced residential and hospital environments. Responsible self-starter who communicates well and is dedicated to improving the well-being of those in need.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Data Entry, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arise.
    2. Collaborated closely with the treatment team to appropriately coordinate client care services.
    3. Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills, and functional living skills.
    4. Guided clients in understanding their illnesses and treatment plans.
    5. Reviewed medical records for accuracy and completion as required by insurance companies.
    6. Maintained complete confidentiality in accordance with the workplace and legal requirements (HIPAA).
    7. Performed other duties as assigned.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA