Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume Samples

A Crisis Intervention Counselor is a trained mental health professional who assists people in distress. The job description and duties seen on the Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume are – counseling people who are in danger of harming others or themselves; supporting those people who are facing acute crises; helping clients dealing with other distressing issues, such as grief, loss, and bereavement; conducting face-to-face assessments; performing brief assessments over the phone; providing some temporary form of advocacy that may help clients meet their needs; and referring clients to appropriate resources.

To work at this capacity, an array of knowledge and skill types in the following areas are needed – good understanding about the effects of grief and loss; strong knowledge of social services, compassionate listening skills; good understanding of the progression of the emotional states following trauma; and the ability to conduct assessments accurately. A bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology, or social work is commonplace among job applicants.

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume example

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Headline : Crisis Intervention Counselor is to effectively instruct and assist families towards social, emotional, and personal development, in order to gain better self worth, heal from trauma, and obtain a promising future.

Skills : Counseling/Therapy, Curriculum Development, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented a program designed to increase retention of juvenile offenders.
    2. Conducted intake interviews, collected and monitored demographic data.
    3. Used data to prepare reports, information papers, and fact sheets as part of a continuous improvement approach.
    4. Created and maintained a, database and a filing and reporting system.
    5. Prepared and provided briefing up the chain of command.
    6. Kept in contact, with students, teachers, probation officers, and parents.
    7. Worked with the Educational Liaison when the children of military families were involved.
    8. Worked with the Homeless Liaison to further assist homeless students.
    9. Worked with the Home School Program Coordinator when students were enrolled in the home school programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's


Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Objective : Crisis Intervention Counselor with proven record of successful management in a variety of settings. Self-motivated team player with proven success managing people and resources. Creative problem solver with the ability to direct, resolve conflict and consistently improve morale while constantly exceeding expectations.

Skills : Customer service, Crisis Intervention, Behavioral Issues.

Description :

    1. Conducted intake interviews with persons who requested counseling services.
    2. Provided individual and group counseling services on a scheduled basis or through crisis intervention.
    3. Located additional intervention services for clients as deemed necessary through evaluation.
    4. Provided outreach workshops and lectures.
    5. Maintained up-to-date files on clients and services rendered.
    6. Consulted with supervisors and staff as needed.
    7. Acted as a liaison between clients and community resources as needed.
    8. Attended seminars, staff meetings, and supervision on a weekly basis.
    9. Represented the department and division at public relations events as requested.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
PhD In Vision Science


Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Headline : Seeking to use skills and experience in Crisis Intervention Counselor while working with others as a team for the expectations and growth of the company.

Skills : Empathy, Compassion and extensive, Counselling experience.

Description :

    1. Worked as a case manager for adults diagnosed with a major psychiatric disorder in a day treatment program with the focus on stabilizing medications and re-teaching appropriate behaviors and utilizing coping mechanisms to prevent re-hospitalization.
    2. Worked with qualifying adults just being released from a short term hospitalization and needing assistance transitioning back into their daily routines and lives.
    3. Monitored and updated all treatment plans and goals on a strict timeline scheduled for each client, involved other treatment staff in developing the goals and strategies as well as consulted with doctors and specialist for medication monitoring and on-going therapy at the center.
    4. Conducted several groups and individual counseling and skills training, daily.
    5. Served as their case manager and assisted in providing outreach to local programs and community resources, in order to help them reach independence while maintaining housing and employment and coping with life's daily stress.
    6. Identified with each clients' individual problems and helping them see it differently and find solutions together.
    7. Attended, participated, and completed all required training and community events.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Psychology

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Summary : To become employed for an organization where can utilize expertise and skills in crisis management, as well as grow professionally while earning a higher education.

Skills : Social Data Retrieval, Public Speaking, Community Outreach, Crisis Counseling.

Description :

    1. Assisted with maintaining a safe learning environment for students at school.
    2. Provide non-violent crisis intervention.
    3. Responsible for the scanning and tracking of high-risk students and report writing document daily activity of students' behaviors and emotional status.
    4. Controlled the general conduct and behavior of residents, the maintenance of discipline, recreation, and housekeeping function under general direction of assigned supervisor.
    5. Kept track of assigned juveniles under immediate charge through periodic head counts/records.
    6. Used appropriate techniques to calm disruptive residents in a potentially dangerous situation and may physically restrain them.
    7. Observed, documented, and notified any unusual physical appearances/behavior of juvenile residents to uncover violations of institutional rules and procedures.
    8. Transported residents to various locations outside the institution using a van.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Headline : Highly qualified professional with over a proven track record of success in leadership, management and academics. Crisis Intervention Counselor with over five years experience with at-risk youth. Background in case management, teaching, counseling, and pre and post operation of juvenile correctional facilities.

Skills : Janitorial, Home Inspection, ACA Accreditation, Defense Tactics, Admissions, Multi-line Phones.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Crisis Unit services and for triaging after-hour services provided by the Sexual Assault Treatment Center during the assigned shift.
    2. Interviewed evaluated, and provided crisis intervention counseling to victims of sexual abuse, incest, and child abuse and their families, in person or by telephone.
    3. Provided follow-up contact with clients.
    4. Assisted nurse practitioners in performing initial and follow-up forensic medical examinations and taking of evidentiary photographs.
    5. Explained the legal process to clients and family members as it pertains to individual cases; coordinates with local law enforcement agencies and the State Attorney's Office regarding the status of cases.
    6. Testified at depositions, hearings, and trials as required.
    7. Prepared the required medical, casework, legal forms, and technical and narrative reports.
    8. Prepared case records and makes recommendations to supervisor concerning specific cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Human Services

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Headline : To secure a Crisis Intervention Counselor position that will allow to utilize combined experience in case management and program coordination to help strengthen our community by successfully supporting and developing individuals in need.

Skills : Behavioral Issues, Substance Abuse, Emergency Room.

Description :

    1. Obtained, negotiated, analyzed, and/or evaluated data; informed and referred clients to appropriate NC programs and/or agencies; such as Women Shelter, Law Enforcement, and Psychological Professionals.
    2. Conveyed information, procedures, and policies to clients through effective communication; and manage frequent client calls and inquiries.
    3. Exercised confidentiality on a daily basis in conjunction with administering professionalism.
    4. Handled all emergencies; by effectively communicating to appropriate staff and/or agency.
    5. Kept informed of all departmental regulations, policies, and procedures.
    6. Attended and participated in monthly case sharing meetings.
    7. Attended, participated, and completed all required training and community events.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Crisis Intervention Counselor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which company prides itself.

Skills : Micorsoft Suites, Bilingual, Crisis Intervention, Customer Service , Team Building.

Description :

    1. Cared for at-risk children in a group home setting.
    2. Coached and counseled clients toward positive behaviors, goals, and life skills.
    3. Effectively helped clients with negative behaviors using crisis interventions.
    4. Produced reports of incidence.
    5. Coached staff in strategy to effectively run milieus and help clients meet behavior goals.
    6. Participated in the development of client behavior treatment plans and coordinated with Social Service Agencies and the police department.
    7. Handled all emergencies; by effectively communicating to appropriate staff and/or agency.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Summary : Motivated, personable business professional with a college degree and a successful 12-year track record of excellent customer service skills. Diplomatic and tactful with professionals and non-professionals at all levels. Accustomed to handling sensitive, confidential records. Demonstrated history of producing accurate, timely reports.

Skills : Emergency Room, Suicide Prevention, Appropriate Referrals.

Description :

    1. Provided short term counseling and guidance for victims of domestic violence and interacted with residents with empathy and compassion.
    2. Satisfied the basic needs of shelter residents while performing an array of other tasks.
    3. Obtained community services from outside agencies and provided personal advocacy for the residents.
    4. Operated shelter hotline and provided crisis intervention services.
    5. Performed assessments for admissions and discharge.
    6. Completed and maintained resident files, casenotes, daily, and monthly reports.
    7. Communicated with texters in crisis via SMS message using validation, empathetic responses, and collaborative problem solving to efficiently .
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Psychology

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Headline : Experienced in general practice and with a specialty in family, infant, and early childhood mental health and developmental disorders. Experienced in teaching children, adolescent, and adult learners in both online and on-site venues.

Skills : Appropriate Referrals, Domestic Violence, Law Enforcement.

Description :

    1. Assisted victims of physical and sexual abuse.
    2. Responsible for Intake, Counseling, resource management, advocacy.
    3. Developed and implemented children's learning activities.
    4. Arranged immediate crisis intervention strategies whenever needed.
    5. Assisted in the implementation of policies and procedures which are currently applicable in this social environment.
    6. Assisted sexual assault victims to the ER, supported them through police interviews, Crown/District Attorney interviews, court, etc.
    7. Worked with the victims and their families through ongoing counseling.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Crisis Intervention Counselor Resume

Summary : License eligible mental health Crisis Intervention counselor offering advanced knowledge of research methods, comprehensive assessments and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders. Mental Health Crisis Intervention Counselor adept at facilitating both individual and group therapy sessions to help participants overcome obstacles. Detail-oriented with superior interpersonal skills.

Skills : Research, Group Facilitation, Group Formation, Calming , Crisis Intervention.

Description :

    1. Provided 24 hour coverage to the Emergency Department of the hospital to assess patient's mental health status at the request of the Emergency Department Physician Evaluate patients to determine potential need to transfer to specialized inpatient mental health facilities.
    2. Encouraged emergency room physician to administer medication to patients presenting serious risk of danger to themselves and others.
    3. Diagnosed mental health, emotional and substance abuse disorders.
    4. Cultivated positive relationships with other mental health professionals, programs and associations.
    5. Referenced and used various therapy techniques, including family systems, cognitive-behavioral, and brief-solution focused therapy.
    6. Trained hospital staff in (CPI) non-violent crisis prevention Maintains accurate documentation in accordance with hospital, state and federal guidelines Conduct 5-20 crisis counseling sessions each week.
    7. Counseled children and families using principles of TF-CBT to recover from the effects of child sexual abuse and related trauma.
    8. Taught body safety and boundaries to prevent additional victimization.
    9. Advocated for families to receive additional social services and consulted with coordinating agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Counseling And Teaching