Crisis Therapist Resume Samples

A Crisis Therapist helps people suffering from some kind of crisis in their lives. The crisis can be the death of loved ones, mental or financial issues, emotional instability, or job loss. A well-drafted Crisis Therapist Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – helping people with symptoms of any crisis, providing a series of therapy and figuring out the actual problem, evaluating patients and making and intervention plans for recovery, collecting and storing background of patients, teaching and social skills, developing short term and long term plans, instilling a sense of safety and confidence and motivation in patients, and helping patients in improving their behavior.

The most sought-after skills for the post include – excellent behavior management and interpersonal skills, the ability to plans and execute judgment, experience in performing crisis intervention counseling, and passion to help. A relevant master’s degree is required.

Crisis Therapist Resume example

Crisis Therapist Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging career opportunity as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist where my work experience, knowledge, academic credentials, direct clinical experience, and interpersonal skills can be utilized.

Skills : Six Semesters Of Spanish, SPSS Programming Language, Microsoft Works, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Internet , CPR, First Aid, And Crisis Intervention .

Description :

    1. Performed pre-hospital screening for psychiatric patients in a mental health crisis.
    2. Performed individual psychotherapy.
    3. Prescreening and therapy was conducted in the Warren County Jail, Clinton County Jail, the Juvenile Detention Center of Warren County, and 7 area hospitals including a free-standing emergency department.
    4. Engaged in hospitalization and outpatient referrals for mental health crisis patients.
    5. The production of safety plans and follow-up therapeutic encounters was necessary for psychiatric inmates.
    6. Worked in congruence with hospital, JDC, and jail staff to facilitate care, hospitalize, and secure follow-up services.
    7. Facilitated diagnoses and appropriate treatment plans for severely disabled psychiatric patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Doctorate In Clinical Psychology


Crisis Therapist Resume

Objective : Seeking a position of leadership and greater administrative responsibility in Consulting, Community Development, Community Organization, and Public Relations. With the emphasis on violence prevention, recreation, education housing, public health, and employment.

Skills : Crisis Counseling, Inpatient And Outpatient Services, LPC Supervisor.

Description :

    1. Assisted psychiatrist with mental status examinations and psychiatric evaluations.
    2. Networked with referrals and collateral contacts.
    3. Group Counselor Facilitated and developed therapeutic group interventions.
    4. Provided crisis intervention.
    5. Answered a mental health crisis hot line.
    6. Facilitated crisis de-escalation, therapeutic interventions, referrals, and when necessary, lawful intervention to promote patient safety.
    7. Completed and submited psychosocial crisis evaluation, provisional diagnoses of mental disorders and discharge planning.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Crisis Therapist Resume

Objective : To obtain a Crisis Therapist position with a reputable and innovative local nonprofit organization that provides services to children, youth, and families in the Great Lakes Bay area.

Skills : Customer Service, MS Office,

Description :

    1. Worked independently on-site or in mobile teams in the field.
    2. Performed diagnostic and safety assessments of individuals in acute psychiatric crisis.
    3. Identified community support available to patients or families in crisis.
    4. Provided brief therapy and culturally competent crisis intervention psychotherapy.
    5. Referred patients to appropriate community programs.
    6. Performed follow-up interviews to assess outcomes.
    7. Participated in quality improvement procedures as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA

Crisis Therapist Resume

Objective : Worked in the field of mental health for several years and have a passion for helping those in need. I have experience with management, substance abuse, children and adults, crisis management, case management and therapy.

Skills : Computer Skills, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided assessment and intervention services for adults in an active state of crisis.
    2. Provided an opportunity for immediate crisis intervention and de-escalation, which includes a thorough assessment of risk, mental status and medical stability, and exploration of service options in the community.
    3. Delivered crisis services to an average of 28 clients weekly, I was under the supervision of Crisis Services Manager, Carrie McDonnell, QMHP, LCSW.
    4. Directed while interfacing with psychiatrists, psychologists, case managers, social workers and other healthcare providers.
    5. Supervisor served as administrator and consultant for the Crisis Services team on Oahu and made sure that all State of Hawai'i Department of Health's Adult Mental Health Division contractual requirements were met while having limited client direct contact.
    6. Knowledged with procedure and criteria necessary to enact a 9:48 (involuntary psychiatric evaluation for risk and admission).
    7. Debriefed members of the community following sudden tragedies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Crisis Therapist Resume

Summary : Crisis Therapist with a masters degree and a successful 9-year track record of providing professional, confidential, specialized care to the mentally ill and dual diagnosed of all ages. Other areas of specialty include ADHD, PTSD, depression, and Oppositional/Defiant Disorder. Diplomatic and tactful with professionals and non-professionals at all levels.

Skills : MS Office, Word/Excel/Publisher/PowerPoint, Networking, Software installs, Hardware installation.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing clinical assessments of children and adolescents.
    2. Determined the most appropriate level of care.
    3. Responded to crisis calls from Emergency Telephone services of Wayne County assessments face to face and via telephone.
    4. Participated in discharge planning meetings at the hospitals and facilitate while determinig the service in the community following discharge.
    5. Provided emergency evaluation for the purpose of determining the need alternative treatment services in the community.
    6. Used Coordinate aftercare planning and community support.
    7. Facilitated services to children and adults.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Crisis Therapist Resume

Objective : Dedicated, hands-on, and results-driven professional with 8 years of progressive experience in the field of social work, counseling, and health education. Proven track record of strong presentation and communication skills. Technically proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Skills : Counseling, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Provided strength-based, culturally sensitive, and innovative interventions using the consumers expertise.
    2. Respectfully and enthusiastically provided and implemented individual service planning to meet unique needs for children and families.
    3. Completed accurate assessment and diagnosis, 24/7 crisis response, assess for immediate safety and stabilization needs.
    4. Extend therapeutic interventions for consumers with high needs.
    5. Worked with children and family in community and hospital settings.
    6. Collaborate and connected families with formal and natural supports for continuity of care.
    7. Utilized cognitive behavior therapy, motivational interviewing, and brief solution focused family systems approach.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Arts In Counseling

Crisis Therapist Resume

Summary : Accomplished professional with over 20 years of experience as a manager and subject matter expert, providing leadership and development of programs that assist people in need of intervention. Responsible for executive management and working with families and individuals, in a variety of settings, to help clients maintain positive and productive lives within their families and their communities. Experience in the social services, mental health and behavioral sciences sectors in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia.

Skills : Customer Service, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted psychiatric evaluations for emergency room patients, and formulate and implement a plan for emergency care.
    2. Planned of care includes facilitating inpatient admission or transfer to psychiatric or substance abuse facilities.
    3. Received calls from persons/families in crisis and provide short term therapy as needed.
    4. Obtained insurance authoriza- tions and provide out-patient resources for follow up care.
    5. Consulted with emergency department doctors and nurses, providing recommendations for next level of care for patients.
    6. Communicated with patients' families, psychiatrists and therapists to ensure their successful transition to the community.
    7. Conducted psychosocial assessments on clients in various setting including emergency rooms, doctor's offices, group homes, physician offices and jails.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA

Crisis Therapist Resume

Summary : Seeking a position whereby my educational background in Psychology and Counseling coupled with my Administrative abilities, may be utilized. Gifted in the areas of writing and speaking, my genuine concern for patients/clients as well as my ability to communicate well with them, establishes excellent rapport.

Skills : Word, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided direct in-home, in-office, and community-based crisis counseling and follow-up services.
    2. Counseled services provided for youth, adults, and family Provided comprehensive services to clients and coordinate communication with other departments in the agency to accomplish continuity of care.
    3. Provided instruction and training for interns, pool staff, and new staff as assigned by the program coordinator Maintained all client records in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
    4. Appropriated phone documentation, intake documentation, endangerment triaging, referral triaging, risk planning, interagency reports and follow-up documentation.
    5. Performed job duties in a safe manner at all times.
    6. Provided support for team members and perform cooperatively and professionally as part of a cohesive team.
    7. Required to work in potentially volatile situations and to react in a professional manner to crisis situations regardless of the nature of the environment or circumstances Oversaw everyday functioning of department vehicles and immediately report incidents involving damage or theft.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Doctorate In Counseling

Crisis Therapist Resume

Headline : Responsible for Assisting with referrals to various needed services including mental health in patient or out patient services, housing, medical, legal, and protective services, Teaching psycho-education, anger management, conflict resolution, de-escalation, parenting skills, and problem-solving.

Skills : Crisis Intervention, CISM.

Description :

    1. Screened and triaged crisis calls.
    2. Completed urgent, intermediated and or routine comprehensive assessments.
    3. Completed crisis assessments in the community.
    4. Worked on family engagement project.
    5. Completed paperwork and work in electronic records in a timely fashion.
    6. Used Assessment skills, engagement skills, writing skills, language skills, and creativity.
    7. Completed suicide assessments with clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Social Work

Crisis Therapist Resume

Objective : LMSW with experience and training in crisis intervention, behavioral health, and child welfare. Have experience in advocating and providing resources for children, youth and families. Experienced in working with first responders (Fire departments, Police departments, and medical professionals), in coordinating care for clients, providing resources, and crisis intervention.

Skills : Trining Skills, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted crisis mental health and substance abuse evaluations for consumers.
    2. Evaluated bio psychosocial status and needs for development of an appropriate treatment/crisis plan.
    3. Provided 24-hour mental health/substance abuse emergency resources to persons in central Indiana.
    4. Provided assessments to people of all ages.
    5. Triaged for risk, crisis intervention techniques, staffing and disposition.
    6. Provided crisis intervention to patients.
    7. Interviewed and clinically assess ER, ICU, Medical Floor and Trauma Unit patients for suicide, danger to self and/or others, psychosis, physical/sexual abuse, and substance abuse issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's In Social Work