Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume Samples

A Mobile Crisis Counselor manages crisis intervention, and short-term case management services. The job duties are listed on the Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume as – assuring timely access to outpatient mental health services for consumers and diverting future hospitalizations during a mental health crisis, providing emergency assessments of patients experiencing a crisis, conducting face to face consultations as needed, arriving on-site immediately after receiving the call, educating patients on community resources and making arrangements for immediate disposition regarding referrals and transfers; and serving as liaison to local authorities and updating on the patient’s position.

Those seeking this job role must be able to mention on the resume the following skills and abilities – experience in counseling, excellent telephone mannerism, the ability to evaluate mental health status, skillful in making a sound judgment, and extensive knowledge of crisis intervention theories. To work in this capacity, a degree in the field of psychology, human services, or social work is commonly required.

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume example

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : As a Mobile Crisis Counselor, responsible for Providing community-based mobile crisis intervention and case management services to families within the community who are suffering from psychotic crises with the sole purpose of providing stabilization and preventing hospitalization.

Skills : TF- CBT, Trauma, Motivational Interviewing, Clinical Supervision.

Description :

    1. Traveled a seven-county area to jails, hospitals, nursing homes, etc to assess and assist clients and families in psychiatric crises.
    2. Enabled them to resolve the crisis in a safe and comfortable manner.
    3. Conveyedregularly and worked closely with mental health professionals, medical professionals, law enforcement personnel, and insurance companies via making referrals, obtaining insurance authorizations, helping doctors make important decisions to admit psychiatric patients involuntarily, etc.
    4. Proficiently and efficiently completed crisis assessments for online medical records.
    5. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
    6. Assessed patients for risk of suicidal attempts, homicidal attempts, etc.
    7. Encouraged clients to express their feelings and discuss what is occurring in their lives and helped them to develop insight into themselves as well as their relationships.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : As a Mobile Crisis Counselor, responsible for Preparing written service plans, incorporating input from clients, involved service providers, and wraparound team members, and clearly identifying problem areas and needs, strategies, and service objectives.

Skills : Assessing, Counseling, Advising, Coaching.

Description :

    1. Membered of the Ozark Center Crisis Intervention Team, and as such has responsibility to provide crisis intervention and resolution twenty-four (24) hours per day, every day.
    2. Provided services to individuals impacted by a variety of behavioral health (addiction/substance abuse and mental health) issues.
    3. Trained in trauma-informed care and will work to help provide services in an environment that is sensitive and responsive.
    4. Utilized evidence-based techniques to assess individuals in crisis.
    5. Completed crisis and suicide assessments for community members of Barton, Jasper, McDonald, and Newton counties.
    6. Provided emergency services, including screenings to local jails, schools, doctor's offices, hospitals, and other agencies when requested.
    7. Able to apply individual psychotherapeutic techniques in a focalized effort.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Social Work


Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : As a Mobile Crisis Counselor, responsible for Planning, structuring and promoting social and leisure time activities, including activities that build skills for behavior management, stress management, communication, adaptive living, and daily living.

Skills : Microsoft Office And Word, Counselling Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked in a group home setting with clients who were homeless or detoxing from addiction.
    2. Assisted clients with resources to help them stay clean, sober and get their independence back.
    3. Completed documentation in a timely manner.
    4. Transported clients as needed to appointments.
    5. Hold group sessions on a daily basis.
    6. Cared and expressed the positive difference I have made in their life not only to myself but also to my supervisor.
    7. Collaborated and consulted with Ozark Center psychiatrists regarding crisis assessments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Arts

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Headline : Master's level provisionally licensed social worker bringing 10+ years experience with a specialty in chemical dependency and psychiatric assessments in both community and hospital settings. Ability to quickly establish rapport with clients with excellent communication and interviewing skills. Knowledge of community support systems and various treatment modalities.

Skills : Certified trainer in Prepare/Enrich program; Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy; Windows, Words, Excel, iCarol.

Description :

    1. Collected information about the client through interviews, observation, or tests.
    2. Evaluated physical or mental condition.
    3. Met with families, probation officers, police, or other interested parties to exchange necessary information during assessments in the community.
    4. Referred clients or family members to community resources or specialists as necessary.
    5. Acted as client advocate to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations.
    6. Counseled family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, or supporting clients.
    7. Prepared and maintained all required treatment records and reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.S. In Clinical Psychology

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Mobile Crisis Counselor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : MS Office, Crisis Counselor.

Description :

    1. Engaged individuals who were experiencing a mental health crisis.
    2. Used verbal de-escalation and supportive counseling.
    3. Completed crisis resolution.
    4. Completed suicide risk assessment.
    5. Completed referral collaboration.
    6. Worked closely with police, emergency rooms, and mental health providers.
    7. Used the Child and Adolescent Service System Program (CASSP) principles.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Clinical Social Work

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : Over a decade of experience as a mental health professional and clinical leader in the Behavioral Health Industry. Extensive experience in direct care and management roles. Expert in planning and organizing activities consistent with agency goals and mission.

Skills : Case Management, Supervisor, Insurance, Microsoft Office, Care Coordination.

Description :

    1. Responded within sixty minutes to crisis calls from DFW area hospitals and nursing homes to complete mental health/substance abuse assessments.
    2. Utilized a culturally sensitive approach; serving all ages, assessed patients ages 4-95 years of age; from various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.
    3. Determined level of care for the patient based on clinical need and safety to self and others.
    4. Communicated with physicians, social workers, family members, and hospital/nursing home staff to ensure complete collaboration regarding patient needs and safety.
    5. Responsible for placement utilization review for inpatient treatment, communicating with various insurance companies for authorization providing critical patient symptoms, justifying the need for services.
    6. Completed clinical documentation, utilizing DSM-IV diagnosis codes and criteria; ensure documentation is complete.
    7. Coordinated or directed employee workshops, courses, or training about mental health issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Psychology

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : Positive attitude, punctuality, leadership abilities, excellent communication skills, and proficiency in meaningfully engaging consumers, are some of my characteristic traits which would allow me to be an asset to your organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Planning Skills, Coordinating Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted initial intakes Screened patients to assess the best level of care Performed psychological assessments on homicidal/suicidal patients Collaborated with appropriate medical personnel regarding a patient treatment plan or plans.
    2. Collaborated with the insurance companies and other hospitals, foster homes, and nursing home facilities to provide excellent resources and service for past and present patients.
    3. Collaborated with appropriate agencies. 
    4. Addressed mental health concerns by providing crisis stabilization.
    5. Counseled consumers and provided crisis de-escalation interventions.
    6. Linked and referred individuals to outpatient therapy, and community agencies.
    7. Provided redirection, support, and encouragement.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Education Administration

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Headline : Comfortable and confident working with challenging populations of sex offenders, comorbidity, presenting with mental illness or chemical dependency issues, and those with developmental impairments. Thrives when immersed in crisis situations while maintaining focus on empowerment and recovery-oriented care.

Skills : Therapy, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Outreached to various crisis-oriented calls: mental health, chemical dependency, housing, etc.
    2. Completed screenings for mental health and chemical dependency to assure best-possible outcomes.
    3. Utilized client-centered, evidence-based practices encourage motivations to change in directions deemed appropriate by the subject.
    4. Coordinated care with physicians, MHPs, DMHPs, CDPs through the integration of various systems (i.e. ECLS, Chasers, etc.).
    5. Interacted, on a professional, with myriad first responders as to best ensure continuity of care.
    6. Completed necessary documentation in a clear, concise fashion.
    7. Coordinated dispositions for those individuals being assessed: arranging for their transfer for psychiatric hospitalization or arranging for outpatient services in the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MSW

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Objective : Mobile Crisis Counselor is responsible for providing 24/7 crisis intervention through mobile crisis services. This includes responding to calls, conducting assessments, and providing appropriate referrals for crisis services.

Skills : Management Skills, Mental Health, Microsoft Office, Coordination, Case Management, Counseling, Insurance.

Description :

    1. Responded within sixty minutes to crisis calls from DFW area hospitals and nursing homes to complete mental health/substance abuse assessments.
    2. Utilized a culturally sensitive approach; serving all ages, assessed patients ages 4-95 years of age; from various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.
    3. Determined level of care for the patient based on clinical need and safety to self and others.
    4. Communicated with physicians, social workers, family members, and hospital/nursing home staff to ensure complete collaboration regarding patient needs and safety.
    5. Responsible for placement utilization review for inpatient treatment, communicating with various insurance companies for authorization and providing critical patient symptoms, justifying the need for services.
    6. Completed clinical documentation, utilizing DSM-IV diagnosis codes and criteria; ensure documentation is complete.
    7. Helped clients formulate safety plans for themselves.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master In Social Work

Mobile Crisis Counselor Resume

Headline : As a Mobile Crisis Counselor, responsible for Maintaining timely documentation, progress notes, and other data, including incident and accident reports, Assisting with discharge planning.

Skills : Counseling, Assessment, Diagnosis.

Description :

    1. Responded to any community location where the crisis event is occurring; including hospitals, schools, jails, and homes.
    2. Conducted crisis assessment and formulated an initial diagnosis for individuals of all ages.
    3. Provided crisis intervention services to appropriately address the needs of the client and/or their family.
    4. Determined level of care needed for individuals experiencing a psychiatric emergency and facilitate the placement, if applicable.
    5. Completed required documentation within an Electronic Health Record system, and within 24 hours from service provided.
    6. Collaborated with different professions to ensure the clients needs are met and best practices is provided to clients.
    7. Worked with the judicial systems within the counties we serve, to ensure that individuals experiencing a mental health crisis are provided adequate services regardless of their criminal involvement.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Master's In Mental Health Counseling