HIV Counselor Resume Samples

An HIV Counselor also known as the AIDS Counselor, undertakes several tasks such as counseling, educating, and aware of people who are suffering from HIV disease. The job description entails planning, campaigning, policy-making, and dedication towards the care and treatment of an infected person’s health. A well-drafted HIV Counselor Resume mentions the following core duties – taking responsibility for assessing the risk of the disease at an early stage, educating clients on HIV, AIDS, and STD’s and their implications through different programs and policies; providing unbiased information on HIV testing; keeping all records and data confidential and conducting a report of risk assessment.

Those at this capacity normally have the following skills – comfortable speaking with clients, the ability to communicate well and speak in a simple manner so that the clients can understand the disease clearly; and basic knowledge and understanding of the HIV disease. A post-secondary qualification along with a valid certification is needed to work in this capacity.

HIV Counselor Resume example

HIV Counselor Resume

Objective : Experienced in training, facilitating and conducting training sessions with diverse populations (both adolescents and adults) on diverse subjects, including but not limited to DUI, HIV/AIDS/STD, Stress/Time Management, Cultural Diversity, etc, Experienced in developing specialized as well as general curricula.

Skills : Experience In Training, Facilitating And Conducting.

Description :

    1. Facilitated HIV/AIDS introductory course for a variety of community members.
    2. Conducted HIV testing/counseling sessions.
    3. Participated in street outreach/testing events/activities.
    4. Distributed condoms as well as information on HIV/AIDS as required/requested.
    5. Translated/Edited HIV/AIDS PowerPoint presentations.
    6. Provided translation/interpretation from English to Spanish and vice versa as needed.
    7. Linked newly diagnosed HIV patients to care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Psychology


HIV Counselor Resume

Objective : Responsible for students' accountability, counseling, monitoring their behavior, case notes, incident report writing, crisis interventions, and other job-related matters. Interested in case management. Case management will give me knowledge that will align my Social Work Degree with needed work experience.

Skills : Certified HIV Pre/Post Testing Counselor.

Description :

    1. Worked with various high risk populations: substance abusers (detoxing from drugs/alcohol) and clients with mental health illnesses.
    2. Conducted HIV Rapid testing during intake, using Oraquick Advance Rapid 1/2 Antibody test.
    3. Provided pre/post test counseling.
    4. Gave clients their HIV results and provided them with referrals if needed.
    5. Provided pre and post-test counseling using motivational interviewing techniques.
    6. Performed Aids testing and provided prevention counseling to a diverse population.
    7. Conducted outreach to women and other interested parties in the community.
    8. Conducted presentations on HIV 101 at community venues and large events.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      MS


      HIV Counselor Resume

      Headline : Highly- motivated career-focused HIV Counselor professional with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with proficiency to promote confidence and build and maintain client relationships.

      Skills : HIV Education And Prevention, Microsoft Office, Community Outreach, Health Education, Phlebotomy.

      Description :

        1. Completed initial intakes for clients and develop service plans for clients.
        2. Performed prevention case management sessions.
        3. Completed weekly and monthly reports of all service provided.
        4. Performed HIV prevention and secondary prevention education to clients.
        5. Maintained a case load of 35 or more clients.
        6. Supervised outreach workers and schedule assign sites thru out the city of Chicago.
        7. Performed over 500 hundred HIV test a year to meet grant requirements.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Diploma

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Headline : Responsible HIV Counselor looking to venture into the world of HIV education and prevention. I have over 7 years of experience working in medical, customer service, and or a counseling environment. While new to this arena I am extremely excited and looking forward to starting a new career as well as doing my part to help stop the spread of HIV.

      Skills : Planning Skills, Counseling Skills.

      Description :

        1. Provided confidential HIV counseling and testing as a standard of care to all patients using ORAQUICK 7 Rapid HIV-1/2 Antibody testing to all consenting clients.
        2. Provided medical care advocacy to HIV positive patients to ensure linkage to care.
        3. Maintained data collection of URS/CDC and DOH reporting systems.
        4. Provided HIV/AIDS/ STD education and prevention.
        5. Participated in monthly reviews to evaluate HIV data including acceptance rates, documentation in medical records, counseling follow-up, medical care and seroprevalence.
        6. Assisted in the development and conducted STD/HIV training programs for providers at the hospital and satellite clinics.
        7. Worked closely with a team of professionals to ensure personalized service for each client.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Bachelor's

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Summary : A lead thinker, effective time management, and focus on results individual, with training, knowledge and extensive experience in HIV services, social marketing, program development, care coordination, and capacity building. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Outlook, Access, Publisher, and Microsoft Project.

      Skills : Microsoft Office, Cactus, Impact Pro, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Project 2013.

      Description :

        1. Experienced in the dispensary, pharmacy and infirmary at Hagerstown Correctional Facilities and in Cumberland Md.
        2. Knowledged base of HIV and Hepatitis Disease Process/ Working with inmates being worked up for Hepatitis C Treatment, Lab Draws CREDENTIALS.
        3. Contributed to team efforts and productivity goals with an average of 400 patients tested monthly.
        4. Ensured compliance with hospital policies, and confidentiality regulations.
        5. Built and maintained community agency list for referrals.
        6. Provided crisis intervention counseling to clients.
        7. Kept client's registration/appendix documents logged.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      GED

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Objective : To secure a challenging HIV Counselor position in the field that will utilize my extensive talents, interpersonal skills, experiences, and education in this area.

      Skills : Domestic Violence Counseling, Suicide Counseling, Substance Abuse Counseling.

      Description :

        1. Provided pre-test and post-test counseling to inmates at the Powder River Correctional Facility and Snake River Correctional Institution for HIV and HCV testing.
        2. Counseled approximately 100 men per month.
        3. Conducted risk assessments, provided HIV/HCV education, ordered appropriate lab tests, provided results with appropriate counseling, and consulted with MDs for appropriate course of action for positive cases.
        4. Reported monthly testing numbers.
        5. Actively participated in the Lee County HIV Coalition.
        6. Provided clients with the most up to date information regarding STDs and reducing the risk of STD transmission.
        7. Practiced confidentiality per HIPPA Law.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Diploma

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Objective : Highly skilled HIV Counselor Professional with qualifications in the nursing management and expertise in providing high-quality nursing care and unparalleled patient service. Creative problem solver and leader, adept at managing projects and people while effectively delegating and providing support and promoting a cohesive team environment.

      Skills : Word, Windows, Office Management, Customer Service, Computer Skills, Communication Skills, CPR, Filing, Fax, Human Resources, General Office.

      Description :

        1. Helped educate people with facts on HIV AWARENESS and prevention as well as risk reduction.
        2. Taught group-level interventions.
        3. Had to keep flies on clients.
        4. Maintained a daily log.
        5. Gave out condoms and health facts Accomplishments Being able to help my community.
        6. Saved lives even if Its just one Skills Used Customer service Filing Testing Event planning Referral Social work Community services.
        7. Logged HIV results into the system using Logician Data Entry for the Dept.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Certificate In HIV Counseling

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Objective : Responsible for Completing mandated HIV Counseling and testing certification, orientation, and all mandatory training to guarantee appropriate competency in program requirements.

      Skills : Excellent technical, Analytical, Computer, Organizational Skills.

      Description :

        1. Provided patient emotional support during Pre-Post HIV Test.
        2. Explained result of the test.
        3. Provided crisis intervention.
        4. Counselled individuals to help them understand test result and how to affect their life.
        5. Provided orientation to prevent reinfection and transmition to others.
        6. Experienced taught writing, reading, math, Science, Social Studies and Literature Professional Experience.
        7. Tested clients for HIV and assisted clients in forming risk reduction skills via OraQuick.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      MS

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Headline : Dedicated and client-focused Health Advisor with proven strengths in acute patient care, staff development, and family advocacy. Established in STD and AIDS patient assessment, counseling, education, lab work, documentation procedures. Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills; superior accuracy in patient history, charting, and other documentation.

      Skills : Planning Skills, Maintenance Skills.

      Description :

        1. Created treatment program for clients; counseled individuals and families; provide assistance dealing with HIV Aids through appropriate community resources; prepared family members to assist in dealing with and providing family support.
        2. Designed and distributed correspondence; prepared and maintained reports and case histories.
        3. Managed all patient records, ensuring complete confidentiality.
        4. Provided HIV education and counseling to a multicultural, multiethnic community; formulated and conducted programs to promote safe sex.
        5. Documented assessments and recorded test results.
        6. Managed prenatal assessments and referrals at North Dade Health Center as well as Opalocka Women's Center.
        7. Initiated and maintained effective administrative relationships with affiliated officers, directors, and business units.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      MS

      HIV Counselor Resume

      Headline : To obtain a proactive HIV Counselor position in a growing company which would allow me to utilize learned skills while acquiring and implementing new and improved skills and experiences on an ongoing basis. A broadening of my learned skills-set would also enable me to be a more productive employee and a motivated asset to any invigorating, expanding, and growing company.

      Skills : Microsoft, Bilingual, Recruitment, Management, Training Development, Education.

      Description :

        1. Counseled individual to help them understand test result and how to affect their life.
        2. Conducted initial intake assessment and identify appropriate client needs.
        3. Conducted programmatic activities by working closely with the rapid testing program coordinator, and outreach team members.
        4. Provided outreach and follow-up services.
        5. Complied with all program protocols and agency policies.
        6. Completed mandated HIV Counseling and testing certification, orientation and all mandatory training to guarantee appropriate competency in program requirements.
        7. Conducted rapid HIV testing and counseling in a variety of venues to include community sites and venues, on a mobile unit and at the Health Fairs.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        5-7 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Junior
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        BS