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.

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Objective : Team and results-driven professional with four years of experience recognized for establishing and maintaining solid interpersonal and professional relationships, looking to obtain a challenging and rewarding position as a Mental Health Therapist. Hard-working, experienced behavioral health technician focused on 1:1 in-home care. Dedicated to delivering the highest quality of service to every client.

Skills : Behavior Technical, Customer Service, Computer, Medical Office Procedures: Patient/Human Relations, Medical Terminology, Medical Security

Description :

  • Member of the therapeutic team worked directly under the supervision of senior staff members such as psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, psychologists, licensed professional counselors, and psychiatric social workers.
  • Skills used problem solving, conflict resolution, behavior modification, coaching, strong oral and written communications.
  • Observed, reported and recorded patient behaviors, implemented behavioral interventions according to treatment plan under the supervision of rn.
  • Supervised individuals receiving services in the activities of daily living, encouraging individuals receiving services independence and responsibility for self.
  • Coordinated and/or implemented skilled level activities involving the care, treatment, and training of individuals receiving services on the crisis unit.
  • Interacted with clients in order to provide guidance, safety, stability, and direction.
  • Supported the client treatment plans and discussed progress toward goals with clients.
  • 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, interpersonal skills, and multitasking skills. To pursue career ambition in the Behavioral Health / Intensive Care and Pediatric Nursing field.

Skills : Stress, Anger Management, Budgeting, Communications, Parenting, Healthy Lifestyles, Substance Abuse, And Decision-making.

Description :

  • Assisted with the implementation of the persons-served individualized plans of service and make recommendations concerning treatment planning, as needed.
  • Provided community living supports to include, but not limited to: meal preparation, laundry, routine household care, and maintenance, activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, personal hygiene and shopping, money management, non-medical care activities, socialization and relationship building, leisure and community activities, and attendance at medical appointments.
  • Dispensed, administered, and monitored medication as indicated, via professional order.
  • Documented dispensing and/or administration of medication immediately after the event.
  • Engaged persons-served in problem solving, skill training, and side-by-side activities.
  • Provided and/or assist with transportation related to personal care, community living supports, employment and/or planned activities.
  • Adhered to a high level of health and safety practices in physical facilities and with corporate vehicles.
  • 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. Expert knowledge in medical terminology and HIPPA compliance. Support quality patient care and the ability to interact well with patients. Core Qualifications - Practiced inpatient and outpatient caregiver, CPR certified.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CPR Certified, Detailed Oriented, Time Management, Strong Leadership, Fast Learner

Description :

  • Conducted 4, one-hour groups, in front of approximately 34 to 51 mentally ill individuals.
  • Maintained daily logs and records of patient care, condition, progress or problems to report and discuss observations with the supervisor.
  • Done research on different mental illness to be able to present to the consumers.
  • 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.
  • Assisted residents with daily activities such as eating, bathing, and exercise.
  • Observed and reported unusual behaviors and assisted with giving daily medication.
  • Acted as a facilitator in the transfer of behavioral health patients to other healthcare facilities as needed.
  • Established and maintained therapeutic rapport with behavioral health patients.
  • Performed initial patient evaluations to determine treatment priorities; may take vital signs, weights, and urine, stool, and sputum specimens.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma

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. Dedicated Mental Health Care Assistant comfortable with high-pressure environments and changing priorities.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Receptionist, Urinalysis, Vital Signs, Windows, Healthcare, Secretarial, Data Entry, Documentation

Description :

  • Assisted doctors and nurses with the treatment of patients who have various behavioral problems, such as substance abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, mental instability, and physical and emotional abuse.
  • Implemented individual treatment plans, monitored/recorded patient behavior and provided a safe as well as a supportive environment for patients.
  • Administered and recorded patient medications, assisted/observed patient's daily activities (bed checks, monitoring tests such as urinalysis) and provided transportation to other treatment facilities.
  • Additionally, educated patients & families on medication administration and use answered questions and provided emotional support when necessary.
  • Maintained a high level of care, security & safety for the patients of both the watershed and the retreat of the palm beaches.
  • Major achievements: facilitated efficient operations and commended for ability to consistently meet assigned deadlines.
  • 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, groomed in the daily operations of the medical field to produce effective long-lasting solutions for problem areas. Excel in working independently, managing caseloads/priorities and delivering a high level of care. A Team Player who takes pride in maintaining excellent and patient/family relations as well as continuous referral clientele.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, And PowerPoint, Excellent Organizational, Communication, Leadership, Strong Work Ethic, Ability To Multi-task, And Detail Oriented And Strong Knowledge Of Security Enforcement.

Description :

  • Provided care to individuals receiving services in a manner that ensures safety, client rights, confidentiality, comfort, dignity, and a therapeutic environment.
  • Assisted in the admission process, including obtaining vital signs, safety search of patients and personal belongings, obtaining urine specimens and orienting new patients to the unit and their program.
  • Reported all areas of concern regarding the patient's mental or physical status to the charge nurse.
  • Participated in treatment planning by helping to identify patients' problems, needs, and strengths.
  • Provided liaison with patients, families of patients, or external facilities and agencies.
  • Enhanced professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops.
  • Maintained established institutional policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program, and safety, environmental and infection control standards.
  • Attended and participated in group sessions, in-service education, and staff meetings.
  • Transported patients to and from appointments, clinics, laboratories, and/or treatments, as and when appropriate.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BA

Behavioral Health Technician Resume

Summary : Behavioral Health Technician with 9 years of experience. 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, CPI, Reliable, Technology, Team Player, Behavioral Health, CPR, Focused

Description :

  • Helping patients achieve everyday goals and providing them with the knowledge to become a successful member of the community.
  • Helping them perform ADL's including cooking, hygiene, cleaning, and helping them gain the knowledge to make responsible decisions.
  • Helping them make appointments and teach them the importance of being punctual.
  • Making appointments for each patient including dental, psychiatric, and routine check-ups.
  • Entering all appointments and the results of them into the computer, PRN reports, incident reports, and many more documents.
  • Attending meetings and training to stay updated on HIPAA, CPR, CPI, and medication administration.
  • Performing initial patient evaluations to determine treatment priorities may take vital signs, weights, and urine, stool, and sputum specimens.
  • Participating 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. Expertise for adolescent residential treatment. Expertise with the treatment of mood and personality disorders in children. Seeking a position in the social services, behavioral health arena.

Skills : Computer Work Excel, Spreadsheet, Data Entry, Etc., Management, Understanding Of Medical Terminology

Description :

  • Assisted in monitoring patient activity and reporting issues to the medical staff.
  • 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.
  • Worked with medical staff and security to monitor the behavior of patients in seclusion.
  • Assisted patients on daily living activities utilized infection control methods and provided basic health care according to the age and requirements of the patient.
  • Documented observations, interventions, and group activities in the patient record, maintained the confidentiality of the patient record and health information, maintained patient's safety and privacy, and monitored and reported the physical status of patients to the RN.
  • Maintained a clean, safe and sanitized environment for patients, replenished patient supplies.
  • Participated in the development and implementation of patient treatment programs.
  • Charted patient observations, following prescribed procedures and standards.
  • Assisted patients with activities of daily living attend to patient behavioral problems and provided assistance in crisis intervention, as needed.
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. Willing to provide my highly effective communication style, strong time management and prioritization skills and expertise in working with children and adults in crisis. 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.

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

Description :

  • Assisted with activities on behalf of clients and their families including data gathering and reporting, observation and assessment, client advocacy, activities therapy, crisis intervention, and direct client supportive services navigate the electronic medical record (or EMR) system to input documentation.
  • Provided patients with the ability to control anger through anger management group therapy.
  • Provided patients with positive outlets for emotions versus suicide and self-mutilation.
  • Enforced limits on individuals receiving services behavior using established policies, procedures, and rules.
  • Utilized the treatment plan as developed by the nursing staff and/or the substance abuse specialist.
  • Prepared written reports (vital signs, census reports, incident reports) as necessary.
  • Assisted with self-help skills as necessary and kept the supervisor informed of the condition of individuals receiving services.
  • Ensured that the individuals receiving services maintained appropriate personal hygiene, performed activities of daily living and received the proper nutrition.
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. Dedicated Mental Health Care Assistant comfortable with high-pressure environments and changing priorities.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Receptionist, Urinalysis, Vital Signs, Windows, Healthcare, Secretarial, Data Entry, Documentation

Description :

  • Assisted doctors and nurses with the treatment of patients who have various behavioral problems, such as substance abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, mental instability, and physical and emotional abuse.
  • Implemented individual treatment plans, monitored/recorded patient behavior and provided a safe as well as a supportive environment for patients.
  • Administered and recorded patient medications, assisted/observed patient's daily activities (bed checks, monitoring tests such as urinalysis) and provided transportation to other treatment facilities.
  • Additionally, educated patients & families on medication administration and use answered questions and provided emotional support when necessary.
  • Maintained a high level of care, security & safety for the patients of both the watershed and the retreat of the palm beaches.
  • Major achievements: facilitated efficient operations and commended for ability to consistently meet assigned deadlines.
  • 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

Objective : Driven and compassionate healthcare professional with management skills with 4 years of hands-on experience in fast-paced residential and hospital environments. Accountable and responsible. Mental Health Counselor specializing in child counseling. Responsible self-starter who communicates well and is dedicated to improving the well-being of those in need. Expertise in communication skills and computer skills. Skilled behavioral health technician with expertise on the identification and management of youth mental illnesses.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, Data Entry, SPSS

Description :

  • Responding to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arise.
  • Collaborating closely with the treatment team to appropriately coordinate client care services.
  • Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills, and functional living skills.
  • Guiding clients in understanding their illnesses and treatment plans.
  • Reviewing medical records for accuracy and completion as required by insurance companies.
  • Maintaining complete confidentiality in accordance with the workplace and legal requirements (HIPAA).
  • Providing liaison with patients, families of patients, or external facilities and agencies.
  • Enhancing professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops.
  • Attending and participating in group sessions, in-service education, and staff meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA