Group Counselor Resume Samples

A Group Counselor is the first resource for individuals and groups of people who are in need of psychological and emotional support. A well-crafted Group Counselor Resume emphasizes the following tasks and duties – working with a group of people to improve their mental and emotional state, encouraging the group to discuss their feelings and emotions, examining issues such as drug addiction, anger management, substance abuse, aging, bullying, and suicide issues; developing therapeutic processes; referring clients to psychologists or other services; and treating mentally disturbed people in a holistic approach.

To work at this level, the following skills are compulsorily required – a strong sense of commitment and compassion; excellent listening skills, the ability to cope with emotional situations; knowledge of dealing with a wide range of people, and patience. Many people enter the profession with a degree in psychology, social work, or related.

Group Counselor Resume example

Group Counselor Resume

Headline : Currently seeking gainful employment with a livable salary and health insurance benefits. Seeking a job that would allow to have most nights and weekends off.

Skills : Word Processing, Administrative Skills, Adaptability.

Description :

    1. Supervised and facilitated various activities for children ages. Provided group counseling among the D&A population.
    2. Communicated effectively with staff members, co-workers and parents regarding information pertaining to the program.
    3. Maintained order, structure, and safety in a group setting ranging from Kindergarten to Middle School.
    4. Created and facilitated group projects and presentations with a focus on dance, speech, and historical/current events.
    5. Responsible for the safety and well being of teenagers in need of alternative living environments.
    6. Worked with behaviorally and mentally challenged teenagers helping them live within society Managed apartment every night.
    7. Interacted with residents throughout all aspects of their daily routines, helping them meet their treatment goals and assisting them in managing their behavior.
    8. Prepared reports, charted behaviors, developed and maintained a home-like environment, and assisted in crisis resolution.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Fine Arts


Group Counselor/Representative Resume

Summary : Dedicated counselor committed to the success of the individual in overcoming challenges with substance abuse, social/emotional issues, educational pursuits and achieving life goals.

Skills : Legal Research, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Admitted and released juveniles to the County detention or residential facility according to state law, contractual obligations and department policy.
    2. Determined the facts and appropriate admission decisions; account for all personal property of juveniles admitted.
    3. Notified parents and appropriate authorities of detention admissions and/or court hearings.
    4. Supervised all juveniles in an unbiased manner regardless of admission reason; respond to major and minor disturbances.
    5. Supervised and/or conduct programs in assigned areas for youth skill development.
    6. Searched people, clothing, mail items, objects capable of concealing contraband, buildings and large outdoor areas.
    7. Detected and collected evidence and substance that provide the basis of criminal offenses or facility violation; confiscate illegal property.
    8. Controlled access to and from facility; conduct visual and audio surveillance for extended periods of time; operate and monitor surveillance.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Criminology


Group Counselor II Resume

Headline : Organize, meticulous and successful at managing multiple priorities while maintaining a strong work ethic and exhibiting a positive attitude.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided a high level of support services for the professional nursing staff and the routine functions of patient care under the direction of a registered nurse.
    2. Helped patients with personal hygiene activities, such as bathing and getting dressed.
    3. Coordinated mental health care services, such as assisting in patient assessment.
    4. Monitored and documenting care, escorting patients, and identifying the personal needs to observe patient behaviors.
    5. Guided clients in the development of skills and strategies for dealing with their problems.
    6. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
    7. Encouraged clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, and help them to develop insight into themselves.
    8. Prepared and maintained all required treatment records and reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Psychology

Group Counselor/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Experience and engineering background in order to further the company's growth and develop professionally.

Skills : Auto CAD, Customer Relations, Management.

Description :

    1. Served as a mentor in weekly leadership development, conflict resolution, and serving the community workshops.
    2. Developed and lead a dance competition that raised, an orphanage in Peru.
    3. Collaborated in the planning and execution of retreats of high school students.
    4. Instructed students (ages 16-18) on the Gifts of the Holy Spirit to prepare them for Confirmation.
    5. Held an educational group for Gambling Addiction at Middleton Correctional Jail's SATCO Program.
    6. Met with inmates who had been prescreened and had a diagnosis of pathological gambling disorder.
    7. Discussed gambling behaviors and used the Motivational Stages of Change Model of Recovery with these men.
    8. Expected to transport groups of children from their school to the after school program.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Civil Engineering

Group Counselor/Executive Resume

Headline : Seeking a profession in the Human and Social Service field where can utilize previous experience and skills in helping others by enhancing their developmental.

Skills : Communication Skills, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided a safe and bully-free environment to the young ladies who reside in the home.
    2. Completed documentation on each individual young lady's daily activity.
    3. Planned and executed trips to movies, doctor visits, job interviews.
    4. Intervened when necessary when two of the ladies were having a disagreement.
    5. Followed proper protocol when young ladies decided not to return to the house from their day pass.
    6. Ensured children's safety Managed children's behavior and act as a role model, and mentor Model constructive participation in all daily activities.
    7. Worked closely with Division Leader to ensure safety of all children.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Sociology

Group Counselor/Analyst Resume

Headline : Obtained an ample amount of experience in developing skills and talents under the guidance of organization.

Skills : Great Team Leader, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Provided overall supervision of youth in the program as assigned.
    2. Maintained accurate documentation, records, and files in accordance with policy and procedures; documented daily activities and services.
    3. Participated in provided training, communications and support with other program employees.
    4. Planned and supervised recreational activities for youth, both on-site and in the community.
    5. Documented incidents and emergency situations and report to Case Manager/On-call Supervisor.
    6. Provided on-time distribution or prescription medications to youth.
    7. Maintained efficient scheduling and transportation to youth to necessary appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Group Counselor/Analyst Resume

Headline : Hard Working, driven, motivated to learn, and in search of an internship that would provide vital experience and understanding of Human Service, provide opportunities for advancement.

Skills : Communication Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the planning and implementation of one Specialized Club to run at least 4x per week during the designated Specialty Club Activity time.
    2. Aided in the development, planning, and implementation of theme days and Special Event activities.
    3. Ensured that all programs and activities are organized and conducted in a safe and professional manner.
    4. Established communication links between members, parents, and Program Director.
    5. Developed new, fun and exciting activities for youth different each week.
    6. Assisted with the implementation and enforcement of discipline and safety policies/procedures regarding participant safety.
    7. Provided support to youth and families at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A

Lead Group Counselor Resume

Summary : Experience in field of Nursing Accustomed to high volume work loads, Expert in prioritizing and managing Hard-working team player.

Skills : Personable, Written Communication Skills, Professional, Adaptable.

Description :

    1. Supervised the conduct and behavior of minors.
    2. Directed the groups in constructive activities and imposes restrictions when necessary.
    3. Conducted individual and group counseling sessions in an attempt to modify antisocial behavior and to assist minors in adjusting to detention situations.
    4. Provided guidance on personal problems such as relationships with peers, parents, and school personnel.
    5. Instructed and encourage good manners, sportsmanship, and proper attitudes towards work, play, and citizenship.
    6. Maintained proper living standards and health habits through instruction on personal hygiene.
    7. Maintained effective security and safety procedures within the unit at all times and is constantly alert for attempts to escape.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Psychology

Group Counselor I Resume

Objective : Search for an advancing career that utilizes skills in interpersonal psychology, education, and human services.

Skills : Office Management, Warehouse Management.

Description :

    1. Advocated on behalf of victims, partners, ex-partners, and children.
    2. Conducted family counseling and parent mentoring for both victims and offenders.
    3. Communicated and sent reports to agencies, including the Department of Social Services, court, and probation.
    4. Participated in treatment planning with other therapists.
    5. Personal Achievements and Characteristics Member of the American Psychological Association.
    6. Membered of the honor society of graduate professionals.
    7. Coordinated group activities such as arts and crafts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Group Counselor/Director Resume

Headline : Problem-solving, and communication skills, drawing from diverse work background, in efforts to be a excellent, hard working employee.

Skills : Retail Sales, Supervisor, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Assigned to a specific group of campers ages.
    2. Supported the Activity Director in whatever he or she needs to run the best possible program.
    3. Oversaw the camper's social, emotional and physical well-being and safety.
    4. Provided direct specialized treatment services within a therapeutic wilderness school serving "at-risk" youth.
    5. Successfully taught students teamwork and self-reliance skills.
    6. Demonstrated techniques for active sports, and games.
    7. Responsible for directing activities and executing daily lesson plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A

Group Counselor Resume

Objective : Mental Health Counselor with skill in leading situation-specific counseling sessions. Expertise in working with children and adults in crisis.

Skills : Communication Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Aided patients in arranging medication evaluations and psychological testing.
    2. Developed goal-oriented psychoeducational and activity therapy groups to improve clients' level of functioning.
    3. Developed information in the mental health field by regularly attending professional conferences and workshops.
    4. Involved clients' family members in planning social service programs.
    5. Documented psychiatric services and responses to treatment inpatient case files.
    6. Offered and documented treatment consent forms in patient health records.
    7. Consulted with and trained highly skilled mental health and medical staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Health Counseling