Mental Health Practitioner Resume Samples

A Mental Health Practitioner is a broad title that encompasses various specific positions, but the individual responsible for this role will take care of the patient’s mental health and treatment therapies. A well-drafted Mental Health Practitioner Resume indicates the following duties and tasks – imparting case management and advocacy services; coordinating with patients and families; managing clinical and billing records; formulating summaries information; gathering data for evaluation and research, and coaching nursing, and social work students.

The skills that can highlight a resume include the following – remarkable experience in dealing with mental illness; huge knowledge of professional mental care, steep knowledge of counseling protocols; familiarity with the access-based interface and initial assessment; and wide knowledge of motivational interviewing and psychiatric rehabilitation concepts. To obtain this post a bachelor’s degree in Nursing is mandatory. Additional qualifications will be helpful.

Mental Health Practitioner Resume

Summary : Ambitious and dedicated mental health practitioner with extensive experience working with clients from diverse populations and with varying diagnoses. Energized by new challenges, work extremely well under pressure and highly organized.

Skills : Healthcare, Nutrition Coach, Mental Health Tech, Job coach, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Conducted and assessed the client's case history in order to identify triggered behaviors.
    2. Developed and implemented treatment strategies and interventions.
    3. The program emphasized on providing treatment to the youth and family as they learned effective methods to deal with addictions.
    4. Coordinated and oversaw the services for individuals in a group setting, as well as participating in multidisciplinary settings with the agency's psychiatrist and psychologist.
    5. Complete initial and ongoing training requirements defined for the position at required minimum standards.
    6. Conduct functional assessments and develop individual treatment plans for assigned recipients.
    7. Develop a leadership curriculum, implement conferences on historic trauma for the communities and separate training programs on individuals with mental illness.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Psychology


Mental Health Practitioner III Resume

Summary : Creative and resourceful community service professional talented at quickly mastering new skills and processing new information. Diplomatic and gracious with a desire to deliver exceptional customer service.

Skills : Interview Skills, Client Needs Assessment & Response,Technical Writing,Organizational Skills, Reporting, Medicaid Reimbursements.

Description :

    1. Duties Case management, counseling, progress note, placement skills and maintain up-to-date and accurate program files and records.
    2. Collaborated with community leaders, organizations and public agencies to promote the organization's community service programs.
    3. Performs a variety of community relations, public relations, and outreach services in assigned program areas.
    4. Conducted needs, assessments and referred clients to financial, medical, social and community assistance and services.
    5. Develop and deliver presentations for small to large groups using Microsoft Office tools and applications Possess excellent oral and written communication skills 
    6. Coordinated and facilitated daily house and school meetings with clients.
    7. Monitored any physical abuse of the clients in emergency situations.
    8. Managed client records, collected documents and health records, and school attendance.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Sociology


Mental Health Practitioner/Executive Resume

Objective : Highly qualified and motivated professional with over 20 years of validated expertise in program management, technical writing (medical), quality assurance and reporting. Effective liaison with various external local government agencies leadership to meet and exceed customer and leadership needs.

Skills : Psychotherapy, Personality Assessment, Intellectual Ability And Achievement Testing, Competency Restoration, Teaching, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Worked as a substitute Mental Health Practitioner with students in the middle and high school grades.
    2. Included planning and implementing lesson plans for three Whole Life Management classes, including activities, videos, worksheets, and discussions.
    3. Daily progress notes were required for the kids in classes, addressing what skills were addressed, how the student responded.
    4. Crisis and behavioral management skills were used on a daily basis. and develop life skills that would help them manage their disability or behavioral difficulties going forward.
    5. Ability to interact appropriately with staff and peers, regulate their emotions, 
    6. Work specifically with one troubled kid to help change their attention-seeking behavior, and began to see improvements when my contract ended.
    7. Worked one on one with clients and also ran two CTSS groups daily to help the clients learn to control and also more about ways to make it through life successfully.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters

Mental Health Practitioner/Analyst Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Mental Health Practitioner with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and excel in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Nonviolent crisis de-escalation, CPR and 1st Aid.

Description :

    1. Develop and maintain recipient files according to the requirements of Minnesota Statute
    2. observed under the Assertive Community Treatment Module for mental health management for individuals living within the community.
    3. Act standards are observed through a case-by-case mental health management and client-specific treatment plans.
    4. Act's primary goal is to work with a team including general Mental Health Practitioners, Registered Nurses, a Psychiatrist, a Vocational Rehab specialist.
    5. Case management responsibilities included formulating and writing Treatment Plans, Functional Assessments, and Crisis Plans on a person-centered level.
    6. Mental health crisis management was provided by the Team 24 hours a day and is rotated equally between members.
    7. Client advocacy in the areas of financial, medical, legal, competitive employment, and housing are provided when necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Sociology

Jr. Mental Health Practitioner Resume

Objective : Mental Health Practitioner working at Therapeutic Services Agency in a Day Treatment therapeutic and skill based setting serving children and teens with significant mental illness.

Skills : Microsoft office, Multitasking, Customer Service Skills, Typing, Organized, Data entry experience, Communication.

Description :

    1. Provided one-on-one, short-term, and solution-focused mental health support to students in regard to such issues as mental health diagnoses.
    2. Provided crisis intervention as needed for students with suicidal ideation and other forms of distress.
    3. Maintained various forms of tracking, such as session progress notes and mental health tracking, as well as complete any necessary biopsychosocial assessments.
    4. Compiled resources in both the community and in regards to various topics that pertain to mental health, emotional health, etc.
    5. Trained Residence Life Coordinators in topics such as suicide prevention and safety planning,  information, and any other identified needs.
    6. Presented at professional development trainings on distressed versus disruptive students.
    7. Supervised the Student Workers in the Office of Student Success. Oversaw the Iowa Western Emergency Assistance Fund.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters

Mental Health Practitioner/Representative Resume

Objective : Hardworking mental health practitioner with considerable experience working with individuals in a variety of situations looking to transfer skills into a new role in a new organization. Works well individually and as part of a team.

Skills : Healthcare, Nutrition Coach, Mental Health Tech, Job Coach, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Work with the team to provide services for clients, assume primary responsibility for developing, writing, implementing, evaluating.
    2. Assist in the development of comprehensive assessments, individualized treatment plans, and other tools necessary to assist clients in the community.
    3. Take the lead in assessing, planning and treating substance abuse for assigned clients both individually and in groups.
    4. Assist clients with all aspects of psychiatric rehabilitation and all aspects of obtaining and maintaining housing.
    5. Assist and /or teach clients independent living skills such as cooking, shopping, cleaning, personal hygiene, transportation, and budgeting.
    6. Assist clients with making and keeping appointments and any other tasks that are required through the client's recovery process.
    7. Taught Nutrition Groups and was in charge of the meal and recipe planning.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S

Sr. Mental Health Practitioner Resume

Summary : Self-confidant student with a vibrant and positive personality.Not afraid of hard work and thrive when faced with adversity. Ambition, responsibility, and hard work has been shown through successes.

Skills : Written Communication, Verbal Communication, Teamwork, Problem Solving, Presentation, Organizational, Motivational Interviewing, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Provide instruction and monitoring on the identified service areas indicated on the client's Diagnostic Assessment and Functional Assessment.
    2. Maintain records of contact with other providers regarding clients care.
    3. Assist clients to create a plan to work towards service goals in regular meetings with clients.
    4. Schedule appointment, give request service based on the client's immediate needs and participate in medication monitoring.
    5. Transport clients in the community and to their appointment as well as translate.
    6. Monitor client's progress and with the clinical team, modify the treatment plan as appropriate.
    7. Contact appropriate emergency services, doctors, staff, and emergency family contacts will be made to alert them of intervention planned or taken.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Social Work

Mental Health Practitioner/Co-ordinator Resume

Headline : Extensive educational experience and ability to work with others.Have been working with people of all ages, backgrounds, abilities, and education levels. Additionally,varied experience with math, English and science are strengths.

Skills : Medication Manager in IA.

Description :

    1. Assist clients in recovery, rehabilitation and life skills within their given diagnosis by developing and writing bi-annual treatment plans.
    2. Monitor and document client progress and behavior upon the end of each session as per ARMHS and CTSS requirements.
    3. Determine and document scored Locus and assessments on each client in addition to treatment plans.
    4. Evaluated and developed annual crisis intervention plans for each assigned client.
    5. Participated in weekly Continuing Education on various subjects pertaining to the field of mental health.
    6. Facilitated group counseling sessions with adult and children groups, developing group subject matter pertinent to multiple diagnoses.
    7. Encouraging maximum group contribution, in addition to benefiting the individuals participating.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Human Services

Mental Health Practitioner/Director Resume

Summary : Hard-working, experienced Health Care Professional focused on providing exceptional help and care. Dedicated to delivering the highest quality service to every client. Reliable and conscientious.

Skills : Cash handling accuracy, Organized, Excellent multi-tasker,.

Description :

    1. Provide direct supportive services (mental health and chemical health) and emergency intervention when needed.
    2. Tasks include resident education on mental health issues, completing crisis assessments, functional assessments, various screenings tools.
    3. providing coping skill education and modeling (deep breathing, muscle relaxation, distraction, visualization, etc.) prompting and observing residents meet their activities 
    4. Complete professional documentation of client interactions in a CREDIBLE system.
    5. Coordinate and communicate with relevant professionals related to the care and well-being of the resident.
    6. Participate in weekly Clinical meetings, update treatment plans as needed.
    7. Complete and process client's intake paperwork and Clinical notes in a CREDIBLE system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Asst. Mental Health Practitioner Resume

Objective : Over 5 years in mental health field. Mental Health Practitioner-ARMHS worker. Develop functional assessment and treatment plan for clients. Assist intensive community based services clients, partnering with Medica.

Skills : Mental Health, Job Coach.

Description :

    1. Work with children, adolescents, and adults using a variety of theoretical perspectives in individual and family therapy sessions.
    2. Develop and write treatment plans, process notes, and diagnostic summaries.
    3. Research-based cognitive and behavioral strategies to facilitate behavior change.
    4. Documented individual client's progress towards treatment goals, participated in case analysis and treatment plan meetings with fellow staff members.
    5. Coach parents to assist them in understanding, dealing with, and support the identified client.
    6. Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling programs and clients' progress in resolving identified problems and moving toward defined objectives.
    7. Work with other health care and school professionals to collaborate with case management.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

Lead Mental Health Practitioner Resume

Objective : Motivated, organized, reliable, detail oriented, effective communicator and leader, with a passion for caring for people -and CPI nonviolent crisis intervention.

Skills : Microsoft Office,Ms-excel.

Description :

    1. Relate with care and concern in teaching basic living skills, social skills, positive values, and responsibilities.
    2. Provide group, individual and family skills training components as directed by the case manager and client's individual treatment plan.
    3. Maintain appropriate client behaviors, emphasize and utilize their strengths and use empirically-based behavior modification techniques.
    4. Ensure the medical needs of students are being met by following all policies and procedures.
    5. Develop, coordinate and supervise activities to assure the safety and productivity of these activities meet all Woodland Hills standards.
    6. Responsible for reading diagnostic assessments and treatment plans.
    7. Document daily progress notes, accident reports, and special incident reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Administration

Mental Health Practitioner Resume

Summary : Dynamic management and leadership professional skilled at team building, contract negotiation, and business development in mentoring and youth development arenas. Seasoned administrative professional seeking high-level position.

Skills : Microsoft,Ms-excel.

Description :

    1. Collected information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests.
    2. Counseled clients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
    3. Guided clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their concerns.
    4. Filled out and maintained client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes.
    5. Prepared and maintained all required treatment records and reports.
    6. Acted as client advocates to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations.
    7. Educated recipients and their families about client rights and responsibilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Administration