Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume Samples

Crisis Intervention Specialist is a medical professional who helps people suffering from mental distress or those who need intense support, they counsel people who pose danger to themselves and support those who are facing acute crises. The major tasks that are highlighted on the Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume are – ensuring training of crisis intervention team members so that they can provide immediate support and response to emergency situations, making sure that adequate support is provided to crisis victims, advocating victims in court hearing, coordinating follow up service care, and ensuring files and databases are maintained properly and safely.

Essential skills needed to make a career in this line are – the ability to react and respond quickly, assessing safety risks, top-notch communication skills, persuasive abilities, negotiating skills, and conflict resolution skills. A strong understanding of applicable laws and legal terminologies are also required. A high school diploma is the minimum academic credential required. Additional qualification includes a degree in psychology or social work or sociology.

Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume example

Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume

Summary : Implementing early interventions via both non-physical and physical methods when required for preventing or managing disruptive behavior. As well as defuse challenging and disruptive behavior before an incident escalates to a crisis situation.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Grant Writing, Marketing, Communications, Advocacy.

Description :

    1. Evaluated the degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients, determine appropriate level of care, case conceptualization while utilizing rapid decision making and independent judgment, notify appropriate authorities.
    2. Provided support for Emergency Room medical staff when delivering death notifications.
    3. Provided linkage for patients to outpatient treatment and/or services in the community.
    4. Provided consultation and technical assistance to law enforcement agencies, schools, and other organizations.
    5. Collaborated with the psychiatrist to determine the appropriate level of care - from acute hospitalization to community referrals.
    6. Provided psychiatric evaluations of inmates at the Monterey County Jail; attend court hearings regarding misdemeanor competency restoration.
    7. Provided field instruction for student interns attending MA of Social Work program.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Social Work


Sr. Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume

Objective : Innovative, goal-oriented, communications professional who is able to work independently or on a team to achieve desired goals. Possess a high degree of integrity with proven ability to cultivate and maintain professional relationships.

Skills : Problem solving, Adaptabillity, Collaboration, Time Management, Critical Thinking, Leadership, Creativity.

Description :

    1. Promoted positive communication between client and family members as well as authority figures to minimize probability of amplifying negative interactions.
    2. Provided counseling to children ages 11-17 who were troubled at home and/or in the classroom.
    3. Provided family counseling to parents/guardians and children in attempt to mend broken bridges or improve relationships.
    4. Assisted displaced youth finding temporary or permanent housing in the event of them being kicked out or running away from home.
    5. Retrieved youth from Police Stations and found temporary placement after run away, curfew or arrest situations (24 hour on call).
    6. Provided activities aimed at improving perspective, attitude and accountability.
    7. Recorded detailed documentation for each interaction with clients.
    8. Served as a tutor and mentor for clients struggling academically.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Jr. Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume

Headline : Community oriented and results-driven program and project management professional with excellent communication and written skills, proven ability to meet or exceed project goals. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work well with others in a supervisory role.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Relations, Crisis Intervention, Medical Assisting.

Description :

    1. Provided crisis intervention to families whose children were at risk of psychiatric hospitalization.
    2. Conducted daily risk assessments within the client's natural environment in order to ensure the safety of the child.
    3. Participated in case reviews related to the client compliance and progress in treatment activities.
    4. Consulted with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to determine causes of problems, such as truancy, and to implement solutions.
    5. Counseled students whose behavior, school progress, or mental or physical impairment indicated a need for assistance, diagnosing students' problems and arranging for needed services.
    6. Provided assessments, counseling, and case management services to youth and families.
    7. Counseled parents with child rearing problems, interviewing the child and family.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Social Work

Crisis Intervention Specialist/Analyst Resume

Headline : After being afforded the opportunity to stay at home with special needs daughter,who is out of school and gainfully employed full-time. Find being drawn to the special needs population.

Skills : American Sign Language.

Description :

    1. Developed and ran programs to increase awareness of the causes and effects of drug and alcohol abuse.
    2. Followed up with program participants after program completion to track progress.
    3. Served as part of an on-call emergency response team for crisis intervention within the facility.
    4. Encouraged clients to get involved in social, recreational and other therapeutic activities to enhance interpersonal skills and develop social relationships.
    5. Notified supervisor in cases involving potential domestic abuse and other family problems affecting clients' development.
    6. Met with clients in their homes to promote continuity of care.
    7. Counseled clients to help them understand and overcome personal, social and behavioral problems.
    8. Consulted with clients when developing long term treatment plan goals and objectives.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Crisis Intervention Specialist III Resume

Summary : To obtain a counseling position that will allow gain new as well as utilize existing skills, knowledge and experience in the counseling field, A results-driven worker eager to begin an entry level position where versatile administrative skills can contribute to the successful operations of the company. Solid computer skills, a methodical approach to task completion, and the ability to meet strict guidelines ensure the provision of an effective support service in a busy office environment.

Skills : Resource Management, Telephone Skills, Microsoft Office, Psychiatric Assessment, Treatment Coordination, Group Facilitation.

Description :

    1. Responded to families experiencing crisis, by meeting with them in their homes or an agreed upon place in the community, within the hour of them contacting Perform Care, a liaison service that links families to appropriate services in their community.
    2. Upon arriving at the home of the family in crisis, focus was on deescalating the immediate crisis as well as assessing the family's needs and goals for the longer term.
    3. Created safety plans with family members as needed.
    4. Providing ongoing case management services to children and their families for eight weeks from their referral.
    5. Made additional visits to the family as needed.
    6. Participated in the on-call rotation in order for families to have 24/7 access to Mobile Response Crisis services.
    7. Attended individual and group supervision.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Crisis Intervention Specialist II Resume

Headline : To obtain a rewarding position utilizing experience with developmentally or behaviourally challenged children, adolescents and adults.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Responded, in person, at the location of the crisis, as directed by the supervisor, to stabilize the client in crisis.
    2. Referred clients to appropriate agencies for counselling, as needed.
    3. Maintained records (crisis intervention reports, referral forms and up to date progress notes) in an accurate and timely manner.
    4. Provided emergency mental status assessments and care to crisis clients for all behavioural health related calls and emergencies.
    5. Provided follow up assistance to crisis clients to ensure safety of the client(s) and to assess additional services as needed.
    6. Maintained networks with appropriate referral resources for intervention and treatment services for clients.
    7. Provided written crisis documentation to referral resources.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Crisis Intervention Specialist I Resume

Objective : Mental health therapist with experience working with children, adolescents and adults using a variety of theoretical perspectives in individual, family and group therapy with a specialization in couples and family therapy.

Skills : Help Desk, Customer Service, Scheduling, Front Office Operations, Professional Presentations.

Description :

    1. Provided intervention, assessment, and treatment to adolescents and their families in order to stabilize juvenile and family conflicts.
    2. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
    3. Prepared and maintained all required treatment records and reports.
    4. Developed and implemented treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge.
    5. Acted as client advocates to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations.
    6. Refered clients or family members to community resources or to specialists as necessary.
    7. Conducted risk assessments for family court and make recommendations that determine visitation and custody matters with families involved in domestic violence or unresolved custody disputes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Professional Diploma

Crisis Intervention Specialist/Executive Resume

Summary : Personable and able to empathize with patients on many levels due to life experience. Talent for developing rapport with patients from both mental health and substance abuse backgrounds.

Skills : Basic Computer, Typing, Medical Equipment.

Description :

    1. Responsible for overseeing full capacity of residents.
    2. Answered domestic violence hotline and made necessary referrals.
    3. Completed shelter intakes as well as other necessary paperwork.
    4. Provide supplies necessary for clients' daily living.
    5. Accept donations and provide necessary receipts.
    6. Responded to crisis calls by telephone and on-site on issues relating to substance abuse, psychiatric, family/marital and job-related problems.
    7. Completed a 60-hour training course in communication, crisis intervention, control of chemical dependency, and suicide management.
    8. Supervised new volunteers and educated community groups on topics relevant to crisis intervention.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Crisis Intervention Specialist/Representative Resume

Headline : Highly organized self-starter that shows initiative and demonstrates outstanding skill in working with difficult requests and people. Requires little or no supervision. Experienced in crisis intervention and mediation. Able to communicate will with others in both verbal and written form.

Skills : Life guarding, High school Sports, College Sports.

Description :

    1. Prepared and submitted productivity reports for all shipments.
    2. Contacted vendors to report damaged merchandise and oversaw the return of the damaged goods.
    3. Controlled and directed the daily delivery of merchandise; responsible for keeping track of the amount of trucks and pieces received.
    4. Accurately and meticulously organized clients' possessions for safe arrival to their new home.
    5. Flexible and able to adapt to different size homes and levels of cleanliness and organization.
    6. Packaged items of all shapes, sizes, and values.
    7. Created and secured custom-made boxes for expensive items such as paintings, TVs, firearms, and family heirlooms.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Crisis Intervention Specialist Resume

Objective : An experienced Certified nursing assistant with current up to date license with strong clinical and people skills. Professionally trained CNA with 12 years experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Office, Excel as well as internal systems used by different employers.

Description :

    1. Managed child program and other crisis intervention team members.
    2. Maintained compliance with company requirements.
    3. Answered an average of 65 calls per day by addressing client inquiries, solving problems and providing new information.
    4. Politely assisted clients in person and via telephone.
    5. Ensured superior client experience by addressing client concerns, demonstrating empathy and resolving problems on the spot.
    6. Maintained cleanliness and presentation of front office and client housing.
    7. Filled out and filed client intake and outtake paperwork and filed in an appropriate and timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED