Family Therapist Resume Samples

A Family Therapist will work with families and help them in ameliorating marital and family issues. The job description and duties listed on the Family Therapist Resume are – treating psychological and mental issues of families, giving guidance and mediation for clients, helping in addressing marriage related problems, assisting the adults and youths deal with their psychological disorders and behavioral problems, helping adolescents overcome substance abuse or addiction issues, and recommending clients to other specialists or counselors in such fields like psychiatry, medicine, and legal aid.

To be effective in disbursing the above-mentioned tasks, therapists are supposed to possess these specific attributes and skills – strong communication skills, listening abilities, conflict resolution skills, leadership and instructional capabilities, and deep knowledge of human behavior and performance. Earning a master’s degree in fields like social work, psychology, counseling, marriage or family therapy is the minimum level of qualification that can enable aspiring candidates to enter into this profession.

Family Therapist Resume example

Family Therapist Resume

Headline : Dedicated to promoting animal health and building customer relationships. Background includes performing inpatient and outpatient therapy, working with multidisciplinary treatment teams.

Skills : Excellent Communication Skills, Community presentation skills.

Description :

    1. Effectively managed time and caseloads based on sessions per week.
    2. Efficiently gathered information from families and social services agencies to inform the development of treatment plans.
    3. Documented all patient information including service plans, treatment reports and progress notes.
    4. Conducted outreach, advocacy, and rehabilitative services for regular cases and crisis intervention.
    5. Interacted with clinical staff and external resources such as school or community personnel.
    6. Developed comprehensive treatment plans that focused on accurate diagnosis and behavioral treatment of problems.
    7. Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills, and functional living skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science


Family Therapist III Resume

Summary : Licensed Social Worker with experience working with diverse populations of under served individuals, families, groups, and communities in a variety of settings, using risk and protective factors.

Skills : Technical Skills, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Provided in-home family therapy to at-risk youth and their families, through Children Youth and Families, as well as youth in the juvenile justice system.
    2. Provided anger management skills to youth who were at risk of being placed outside of their homes.
    3. Utilized the Structural Strategic method of working with families.
    4. Developed and implemented treatment plans for the families to adhere to.
    5. Assessed where the families were psychologically by way of CAFAS assessment tools.
    6. Worked with outside agencies in order to better serve the families as well as to provide a referral source for the families.
    7. Provided individual parenting education, and marriage counseling to various families.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
M.S


Sr. Family Therapist Resume

Summary : Assisting to improve individuals and family functioning, able to recognize children with complex needs, develop individualized care plans and using local resources.

Skills : Communication Skills, Counseling.

Description :

    1. Work to assist adjudicated youth with the transition back home from incarceration.
    2. Provided adjudicated youth with intense in-home therapy, job training, workforce readiness training, financial education, and monitoring.
    3. Applied principles, methods and therapeutic techniques to modify people's perceptions and behaviors, and enhance communication.
    4. Helped clients achieved a more satisfying and productive marriage, family, and social adjustments.
    5. Linked families to needed community resources such as housing and utility assistance.
    6. Provided monthly written and email reports.
    7. Participated in Traditional Navajo ceremonies including sweat lodge.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MSocial Work

Family Therapist/Representative Resume

Summary : Managerial skills and a creative background as a performer with an deep understanding of improvisation, enable me to remain flexible and approach work creatively as well as intellectually.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Provided individual therapy, couples therapy and family therapy to clients and their loved ones.
    2. Helped Families understand the program and involve them in the family program.
    3. Updated families weekly on progress in treatment.
    4. Facilitated weekly educational groups on the topics of Trauma as well as Family Dynamics.
    5. Ran the Family Day including groups and sessions.
    6. Developed a Treatment plan, Documentation, and UR.
    7. Participated in Traditional Navajo ceremonies including sweat lodge.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA

Family Therapist/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Creative couple and family therapist has strong counseling abilities, experience working with youth, and an understanding of interpersonal familial relationships and couples issues.

Skills : Technical Skills, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Provided contract family therapy services in conjunction with grant funds for the Sabine Parish School Special Education program.
    2. Conducted parent groups, provide family and individual therapy to families, and counsel students in crisis.
    3. Provided therapy for a variety of DSM-IV diagnosed issues.
    4. Provided therapy for issues relating to alcohol and substance abuse.
    5. Assisted in program development and planning.
    6. Maintained records and documentation are necessary for grant funding.
    7. Provided in-service training for technicians and other service providers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MA

Family Therapist II Resume

Headline : Department with knowledge and experience in recruiting, screening, interviewing and placing workers. Highly motivated, excellent communication and Problem-Solving skills.

Skills : Inventory Management, Courier Experience, Warehouse Experience.

Description :

    1. Assisted families with assessments and individual counseling.
    2. Interviewed individual consumers and family members for counseling services.
    3. Able to refer to the client, patients, or family members to community resources.
    4. Able to modified treatment activities or approaches as needed to comply with changes in clients' status.
    5. Participated in staffing, planning, and IEP meetings.
    6. Provided referrals to individual families and various public or private agencies for assistance.
    7. Advised clients regarding help with food stamps, childcare, budget, and healthy eating.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Licensed Professional

Family Therapist I Resume

Objective : Experience as a direct care provider to aide in modeling and helping others be it clients or co-workers, gain insight and understanding to achieve their potential.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Carried a direct caseload of 8+ DCF and DYS involved adolescents in residential treatment.
    2. Worked with clients and their biological/foster/adoptive families to help transition to home life.
    3. Worked collaboratively with school counselors, teachers, parents, and mentors to create wrap-around services for all clients.
    4. Submitted billing paperwork in a timely fashion. Used CANS to effectively evaluate client progress.
    5. Provided on-call supervision for day and night staff.
    6. Worked collaboratively with the STARR program director and co-family therapist to create a therapeutic environment for clients and staff.
    7. Visited a consumer in homes across the counties.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters

Lead Family Therapist Resume

Summary : Secured a challenging position in a clinical counseling setting. Diagnose and treat psychological disorders within a family context. Guide clients through transitional crises such as divorce or death.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Provided family therapy in-home or office setting for families whose children were at risk of foster care placement.
    2. Provided treatment goals to be used by case planners and other affiliated service providers.
    3. Documented client progress and obstacles to therapy through weekly notes and tri-monthly summaries.
    4. Coordinated services with the Department of Social Services, Probation, Family Court, Mental Health, and local school districts.
    5. Scheduled and participated in interagency meetings.
    6. Coordinated treatment with collateral contacts.
    7. Provided summary reports to the family court system.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Family Therapist/Analyst Resume

Summary : Maintain client records, create treatment plans, help your clients set goals, and oversee clients' complete therapy programs.

Skills : Technical Skills, Process Management.

Description :

    1. Provided individual, group and family psychotherapy and art therapy both at the office and in-home setting.
    2. Worked with JPO officers to ensure client progression as mandated by the court.
    3. Worked in conjunction with CYFD as needed for clients.
    4. Conducted weekly art therapy group for SPR.
    5. Worked with children ages with severe behavioral and emotional challenges.
    6. Provided in-school therapy at Nava Elementary school, working with students suffering from behavioral issues.
    7. Therapeutic services included working with adults, adolescents, and young children.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MA

Family Therapist II Resume

Headline : A family therapist is a licensed therapist who treats the psychological and mental issues related to families or marriage. In this line of work, provide guidance and mediation for clients.

Skills : Conflict Resolution, Instructing and Leadership.

Description :

    1. Provided court-ordered play therapy for children ages.
    2. Provided court-ordered in-home skilled parenting sessions.
    3. Supervised visits between parents and children and report observations to the court.
    4. Completed all paperwork associated with Medicaid requirements.
    5. Attended court hearings and testified as needed regarding clients and their families.
    6. Networked with DHS Workers to acquire own caseload and maintained a regular caseload.
    7. Assisted families with help and individual counseling.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Social Work

Family Therapist Resume

Objective : Create treatment plans, help your clients set goals, and oversee clients' complete therapy programs. There might be situations that require the aid of other therapists.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Leading Skills.

Description :

    1. Interviewed individual consumers and family members for counseling services.
    2. Responsible for overseeing the day to day group activities.
    3. Provided refer an individual family to various public or private agencies for assistance.
    4. Visited a consumer in homes across the counties.
    5. Advised clients regarding help with food stamps, childcare, budget, and healthy eating.
    6. Transported and accompany clients to shopping areas, appointments by using automobiles.
    7. Assisted clients in the preparation of forms, food budget, and locating housing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Professional Counseling