Counseling Intern Resume Samples

A Counseling Intern is a student who works as an intern and learns the job to become a full-fledged Counselor. Typical duties listed on the Counseling Intern Resume indicate the following duties and tasks – learning the nuances of the job, learning and developing counseling related skills, ethics, and professionalism; participating in educational guidance, classroom presentation and conferences with a patient; participating inpatient and family counseling, and participating in counseling sessions to gain experience and knowledge.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – the passion to learn and gain theoretical knowledge about various concepts of counseling; exemplary communication skills, the ability to understand different types of customers; and flexibility to travel to various locations. Most of the counselors are final year students pursuing their counseling courses.

 

Counseling Intern Resume example

Counseling Intern Resume

Objective : Solutions-oriented Intervention Specialist dedicated to providing exceptional care and devising creative treatment plans for children, adolescents and adults dealing with mental health issues. Significant experience with CBT, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, REBT, Motivational Interviewing and trauma-informed care, with additional experience in treating patients with substance abuse disorders and dual-diagnosis.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, Phones, Counseling, Crisis Intervention, Case Management, Assessment.

Description :

    1. Observed and monitored client behavior and responses to treatment.
    2. Facilitated a smooth discharge by encouraging and reassuring clients throughout their transitions.
    3. Conducted therapeutic individual and family therapy sessions.
    4. Developed and implemented treatment plans and modified when needed.
    5. Directed family-centered, strengths-based, culturally competent and individualized intakes and assessments.
    6. Trained in substance abuse, co-occurring disorders, and the effect of employment and housing issues on mental health.
    7. Connected clients with community service and resource agencies.
    8. Provided comprehensive case management services, including creating treatment plans and connecting clients and families to appropriate resources.
    9. Displayed sensitivity to the cultural and linguistic needs of the clients and families served.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MASTER


Jr. Counseling Intern Resume

Objective : Seeking a Counseling Intern position in which insurance-based customer service experience and strong data entry skills can be utilized.

Skills : Acceptance And Commitment Therapy, Cogntive-Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Meditation Education.

Description :

    1. Conducted Student Info Sessions for vocational careers sharing program overviews, requirements, expectations and benefits.
    2. Reviewed student applications for required requirements and read letters of application to choose the best candidates for the Phlebotomy program.
    3. Worked with students in finding the program that best fits their needs, likes, and abilities.
    4. Built class schedules around student needs and max benefits.
    5. Offered students options on how to make up courses; addressed low grades and encouraged students to keep upgrades.
    6. Participated in Sophomore College Night.
    7. Met with students conducting group interventions on academic requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Sr. Counseling Intern Resume

Summary : Seeking a Counseling Intern position as a school counselor to utilize skillset, education, and passion. Driven to help today's youth by conducting classroom guidance lessons, small group sessions as well as providing resources and coping techniques for individuals.

Skills : Group and Individual counseling, Comfortable giving presentations and leading training sessions, Familiarity with electronic case note programs.

Description :

    1. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
    2. Assessed clients for risk of suicide attempts.
    3. Encouraged clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives to help them develop insight into themselves or their relationships.
    4. Collected information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests.
    5. Counselled clients individually or in group sessions to help assist overcome dependencies, adjust to life, or make positive changes.
    6. Guided clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
    7. Developed and implemented treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge.
    8. Filled out and maintained client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes.
    9. Prepared and maintained all required treatment records and reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's

Counseling Intern I Resume

Objective : An opportunity to contribute counseling knowledge, skills, and related experience to foster personal growth and wellness in clients in a mental health setting.

Skills : Counseling, Group Facilitation, Assessments, Public Speaking, Leadership, Training & Development, Team Building.

Description :

    1. Counseled trouble adolescent girls from the age of 12 to 18 with severe emotional and behavioral problems such as self-abuse, delinquent activity, running away, school failure, inappropriate sexual activity, depression, mental health, and anger control issues in the residential treatment program and the short term shelter units.
    2. Counseled families in crisis and children of incarcerated parents.
    3. Counseled individuals and assisting in skill building for an adolescent with severe and persistent mental illnesses, and those with co-occurring substance abuse/use disorders Prepared psychosocial histories of clients and conduct suicide risk assessments.
    4. Provided behavior modification and supervision to children and adolescents experiencing emotional and behavioral issues in the Residential Treatment program.
    5. Spearheaded the development of a new intake protocol that assesses the residents' trauma and current emotional and mental state of mind.
    6. Provided guidance to runaway youth, parents and their families dealing with issues of running away, prostitution, drug abuse, homelessness child abuse, returning home, suicide and gender identity.
    7. Educated residents about career awareness, high school options, and high school diploma alternatives.
    8. Conducted assessments.
    9. Analyzed and eliminated suicidal tendencies in clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's

Counseling Intern II Resume

Headline : Seeking a Counseling Intern position as a school counselor to utilize skillset, education, and passion. Driven to help today's youth by conducting classroom guidance lessons, small group sessions as well as providing resources and coping techniques for individuals.

Skills : DSM-V Trained, Substance abuse treatment experience, Experience with individuals with developmental disabilities.

Description :

    1. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
    2. Assessed clients for risk of suicide attempts.
    3. Encouraged clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives to help them develop insight into themselves or their relationships.
    4. Collected information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests.
    5. Counselled clients individually or in group sessions to help assist overcome dependencies, adjust to life, or make positive changes.
    6. Guided clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
    7. Developed and implemented treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge.
    8. Filled out and maintained client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes.
    9. Prepared and maintained all required treatment records and reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master

Counseling Intern III Resume

Summary : Related counseling experience includes: 7 years of providing individual treatment planning. 7 years of providing clinical assessments for individuals with mental health issues, behavioral problems, and substance abuse disorders. 7 years of case management working with adults, children, and adolescents who have been diagnosed with mental health issues, behavioral problems, are seriously mentally ill, have substance abuse issues, and/or are dually diagnosed.

Skills : Adolescent Counseling, Play Therapy, Group Therapy, Child Parent Relationship Training.

Description :

    1. Provided individual treatment planning, clinical assessments for both mental health and substance abuse issues, and case management.
    2. Conducted individual, family, couples, and group counseling sessions.
    3. Caseload included adults, adolescents, and children.
    4. Provided substance abuse education and therapy.
    5. Taught life skills.
    6. Addressed special women's issues in the Women's Alternatives Program for chemically dependent women.
    7. Conducted relapse prevention training.
    8. Consulted with other professionals as needed, including probation officers, psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers, case managers, and other clinical staff.
    9. Graydon Manor Leesburg, VA Counseling Intern Part-time 2007 to 2007 Served as a secondary counselor under close clinical and administrative supervision at this long-term residential treatment center for adolescents, aged seven through seventeen, who had behavioral, mental, and chemical dependency issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master

Asst. Counseling Intern Resume

Objective : Collaborate with staff to provide for the needs of students, provide educational assessment and interpretation of the assessment in the special education process and related programs, provide developmental counseling and crisis intervention assistance.

Skills : Mentoring, Educating, Counseling, Active-listening, Problem-solving, Bilingual, Writing, Typing, Computing Creativity, Critical-Thinking, Collaboration, Adaptability, Retail & Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Provided counseling for adolescent clients over issues ranging from substance-use disorder, family and/or peer-involvement with substance-use, reckless and/or criminal behavior, truancy, academic performance, etc.
    2. Provided psycho-educational group presentations educating about the risks and dangers involved with substance-use, vocational training, life-skills training group, anger-management group, and coping-skills training, effective communication training techniques, etc.
    3. Managed a caseload of clients.
    4. Recorded progress and process notes after client sessions.
    5. Filed client paperwork and forms.
    6. Attended court hearings for potential new clients.
    7. Prepared and faxed documents to the court detailing the progress of clients and/or places for a referral.
    8. Attended clinical staff meetings addressing caseload and other administrative issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Associate Counseling Intern Resume

Headline : Counseling Interns work under the mentorship and supervision of senior staff members to gain valuable on-the-job training and real-world work experience. They support the County's efforts to consistently work toward greater efficiency and effectiveness by offering improved processes and fresh ideas.

Skills : Microsoft, Teaching, Case Management, Therapy/Counseling, Customer Service, Advocacy.

Description :

    1. Provided group and individual counseling to adolescents and adults addressing their addiction and recovery utilizing an evidence-based model.
    2. Researched and prepared topics and activities to co-facilitate and facilitate three-hour group therapy sessions for adults and adolescents supporting Gateway's recovery philosophy.
    3. Conducted private one on one therapy sessions while addressing current issues and treatment plan.
    4. Updated and created new biopsychs.
    5. Documented, compiled and completed notes for group and individual sessions.
    6. Administered and documented urine drug tests and breathalyzers.
    7. Performed Childlines when needed.
    8. Requested urine samples with questionable abstinence.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

Lead Counseling Intern Resume

Summary : Proven performance in individual and group counseling. Excellent knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of mental dysfunctions.

Skills : MS Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Provided individual counseling for students on a one-to-one basis and helped them establish specific therapeutic goals.
    2. Addressed a variety of issues including: depression, anxiety, academic issues, and relationship problems.
    3. Conducted screenings and intakes.
    4. Evaluated and assessed clients' conditions and psychological functioning.
    5. Co-facilitated a support group focused on developing satisfying relationships, dealing with conflict, improving communication, and feeling empowered.
    6. Co-facilitated a personal growth group exploring the nature of happiness through the latest research in brain science.
    7. Focused on intentional activities and mindfulness used to achieve a happier life.
    8. Trained sorority counselors during Pan-Hellenic Recruitment.
    9. Training included: basic counseling skills and discussing risk factors/warning signs for students in distress.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's

Counseling Intern Resume

Summary : High-caliber health educator with more then 10 years experience of social advocacy, health education and prevention. Seeking to obtain a clinical mental health position that will provide a challenging opportunity for significantly contributing to the empowerment of people who are experiencing difficult and transitional periods in their lives, while maximizing their potential.

Skills : Personal : Positive Communication , Active Listener, Accessible, Authentic, Sense Of Humor. Utilize A CBT Approach And Motivational Interviewing Techniques. Proficient In Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Completed 617 hours of internship at this setting (325 hours direct and 292 indirect hours) Prepared, managed, and maintained client files; utilized JustWare database system.
    2. Conducted intakes, interviews, and assessments of new clients.
    3. Monitored and tracked client attendance.
    4. Scheduled and coordinated client appointments.
    5. Observed individual, group, and family counseling sessions with licensed therapists.
    6. Prepared counseling rooms for client sessions.
    7. Assisted licensed therapists in the facilitation of group therapy for men and women's groups.
    8. Supervised child-parent visitations.
    9. Provided individual and family consultation and counseling services for victims of child abuse, truancy, and domestic violence cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
M.A.