Peer Counselor Resume Samples

A Peer Counselor is responsible for coordinating treatment services of adults who are basically dealing with health or impairment issues. Some of the daily routines are listed on the Peer Counselor Resume as follows – intervening during crisis, completing the training course as specified by the Director; describing accurately the purpose and service; acting as advocate for client and providing accurate information to patients; providing emotional and spiritual guidance; completing clinical documentation, taking part in staff meetings, and coordinating patient care strategies.

Those interested in this position should emphasize on the resume the following skills and abilities – knowledge of various health issues, counseling skills, commitment to work and help others in all situations, good judging skills, self-motivation skills, and problem-solving aptitude. Most of the workers applying for this role have a degree in Social work or Psychology.

 

Peer Counselor Resume example

Peer Counselor Resume

Headline : Professional with lived experience with mental illness to assist others in seeking knowledge and experience to include all competencies performed in a manner that aligns with the principles of recovery-orientation, person-centered, and relationship-focused recovery.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Participated in peer bridging activities to help clients who attended the being hospitalized at the Crisis Stabilization Unit.
    2. Walked alongside clients of the Norfolk Community Services Board to maintain recovery and decreasing the stigma of persons with mental illness.
    3. Created and developed Peer Run Activities within the Integrated Care and maintaining healthy social interactions while waiting to see their health care provider.
    4. Scheduled, facilitated, and completed advanced directives for each client.
    5. Helped clients to increase their awareness of how they can be an as other recovery-based programs.
    6. Presented in Voice Presentations for all Community Services Board New Hire Orientations.
    7. Used banner software to access student records to help better assist the family with their problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Peer Counselor l Resume

Headline : A Psychology major interested in pursuing a career related to Industrial Organizational Psychology, specifically in the areas of career counseling and increase of worker productivity.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Customer Service, Cash Handling, Communication, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Trained to strategically create a dialogue with peers who sought help to lead them to a problem-solving conclusion while under a confidentiality agreement.
    2. Trained to observe peers detect behavior/thought patterns such as t observations to the professional mental health providers.
    3. Actively involved in building awareness of healthy and safe lifestyle choices, and provided information and activities of a psychosocial nature.
    4. Participated in community service projects and often collaborated with other organizations on campus.
    5. Assisted senior members of staff maintain a variety of files, logs, and in for help with detailed information about and why they came.
    6. Conducted first-round interviews and worked alongside the senior members of the staff to select new members.
    7. Assisted an observed new member as they interact with peers who gave them positive and negative feedback on their interaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Jr. Peer Counselor Resume

Objective : Experience in administration and counseling as a peer counselor with strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Continue a career in an administrative position where skills and experience would be a benefit to clients, co-workers, and the business.

Skills : Peer Counseling, Parenting Education, Domestic Violence Education, Child Maltreatment Education.

Description :

    1. These services include assistance with stabilization, recovery, maintenance of community living skills.
    2. Provides peer support to validate clients' experience and to provide guidance participate in their recovery.
    3. Serve as a mentor to clients to promote hope and empowerment.
    4. Assist individuals in identifying and accessing community and natural and avenues to meet basic needs.
    5. Provide reassurance and support to the family, friends, and natural supports of the client.
    6. Assist other program staff in monitoring clients' symptoms and behavior,  and preferences are recognized and respected.
    7. Facilitated two support groups, created workshops for people with disabilities, including art, living wills, and personal finances.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Asst. Peer Counselor Resume

Objective : Highly motivated individual focused on providing exceptional customer service. Experience in various areas including delivery, telemarketing and cashiering. Strive to meet company expectations and uphold service values provided to each and every customer.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. These services include assistance with stabilization, recovery, maintenance of community living skills.
    2. Provides peer support to validate clients' experience and to provide guidance and participate in their recovery.
    3. Serve as a mentor to clients to promote hope and empowerment.
    4. Assist individuals in identifying and accessing community and natural peer support groups, and avenues to meet basic needs.
    5. Provide reassurance and support to the family, friends, and natural supports of the client.
    6. Assist other program staff in monitoring clients' symptoms and behavior, the client's point of view and preferences are recognized and respected.
    7. Volunteering as a peer counselor at Stanford's student counseling center, The Bridge.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Assotiate. Peer Counselor Resume

Headline : Customer Service Agent, as a Peer Counselor and as a Warehouse Driver in industries including Business Services, Educational Services, and Automotive Dealers and Gasoline Service Stations. Most recently, working as a Customer Service Agent.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm

Description :

    1. Helped clients develop insight into themselves and their relationships.
    2. Assisted clients in overcoming dependencies and life changes.
    3. Referred clients to other specialists when necessary.
    4. Knowledge sets include Microsoft Office, Program Implementation, Social Services, Workforce Development.
    5. Help organize freshman retreat and experience activities Hold weekly office hours and mental health concerns on campus.
    6. Create informational bulletin boards and articles that revolve around topics such as alcohol awareness, grief and loss, and mental health.
    7. Counseled current and prospective students and their parents on financial aid issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Peer Counselor ll Resume

Headline : Dedicated to excellence in service and in building relationships. Inspiring self-starter, able to organize resources to achieve goals. Able to interpret task, directions and provide solutions in a timely manner. Respected team builder, able to empower others to achieve common goals.

Skills : Recreation Training, Warm Beach Camp And Conference Center, Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided supervision of a team of students, in addition to helping with the entire camp population.
    2. Used banner software to access student records to help better assist the family with their problems.
    3. Counseled current and prospective students and their parents on financial aid issues.
    4. Taught students to study skills, note-taking skills, and test-taking strategies.
    5. Prepared students for later educational experiences by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and to persevere with challenging tasks.
    6. Provided direction and assistance to residents of a drug and domestic violence.
    7. Investigated reports of misconduct and attempt to resolve and eliminate the cause of conflict.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Peer Counselor/Executive Resume

Headline : Dependable and reliable with extreme loyalty and pride for the company seeking lasting employment in a positive atmosphere that will be challenging, as well as rewarding.

Skills : Effective Communicator; Leadership Qualities; Organized Individual; Appropriate Phone Etiquette.

Description :

    1. Serve as a resource person to students and performs general office duties such as filing, maintaining records, making appointments.
    2. Facilitate group counseling sessions including, but not limited to family issues, relationships, and conflict resolution.
    3. Develop and conduct school-wide seminars related to behavioral issues.
    4. Compile occupational, educational, and economic information to assist in carrying out vocational and educational objectives.
    5. Comply with agency policies and procedures in completing any required documentation.
    6. Comply with agency policies and procedures and demonstrates professional, ethical, and confidential conduct in all work behavior.
    7. Skills Used Planning, coordinating, implementation, research, and development, active listening, facilitation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Peer Counselor/Consultant Resume

Headline : Obtain a position that will provide the ability to apply work experience to a growing company. Forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services and provides the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned tasks and goals.

Skills : Easily adapt to changing environments, Excel in challenging situations, Knowledgeable with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Maintained confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
    2. Assessed patients for risk of suicide attempts.
    3. Encouraged clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives or their relationships.
    4. Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests.
    5. Counseled clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
    6. Filled out and maintain client-related paperwork, including federal- and state-mandated forms, client diagnostic records, and progress notes.
    7. Referred patients, clients, or family members to community resources or to specialists as necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Peer Counselor/Representative Resume

Headline : Obtain a position that will provide the ability to apply work experience to a growing company. Look forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services and provides me with the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned tasks and goals.

Skills : Microsoft Proficient, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook Express, Banner Software, Proficient, Database Management.

Description :

    1. Administer and assist the Assistant Director to evaluate the financial needs of students from a variety of sources including documentation of financial status.
    2. Counsel and advises students about financial aid eligibility, application procedures, and financial planning.
    3. Coordinate and maintain administrative support functions.
    4. Analyze financial data of students to determine aid eligibility and awards within federal, donor, and institutional guidelines.
    5. Communicate questions, inquiries or requests from students in person or in writing regarding financial aid eligibility.
    6. Administer with daily general office duties; faxes, copying, filing, and mail delivery.
    7. Computer Skills Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook Express, Banner Software, Database Management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Peer Counselor/Coordinator Resume

Headline : Targeted experience in athletic training and Strong academic background in Biology & Chemistry. Effective time management skills, as evidenced through the successful pursuit of a full-time academic course load, part-time employment, collegiate athletics, and another campus

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm, Communication Skills, Team Building.

Description :

    1. Counseled and aided people requiring assistance dealing with alcohol and drug abuse.
    2. Interviewed clients, reviewed records and conferred with other professionals to evaluate condition of client.
    3. Formulated program for rehabilitation using knowledge of drug and alcohol abuse problems, counseling and treatment techniques.
    4. Counseled clients individually and in group sessions to assist client in overcoming alcohol and drug dependency.
    5. Counseled family members to assist family in dealing with and providing support for client.
    6. Referred client to other support services such as medical evaluation, treatment, social services and employment services.
    7. Formulated and conducted programs to promote prevention of alcohol and drug abuse.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Peer Counselor/Analyst Resume

Headline : To Whom It May Concern, Please accept this letter as expressed interest in a position with the organization. Attached a copy of the resume which highlights skills in advocacy and case management. During the time at Pathways to Housing, working with clients.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm, Communication Skills, Team Building

Description :

    1. Provides companionship, support, and comfort to persons receiving mental health services.
    2. Shares personal experience and encourages mental health wellness and recovery.
    3. Offers appropriate referrals to other peer-run recovery groups.
    4. Provides information about community supports and resources, consumer entitlements, and recovery-based services in the community.
    5. Performs other related duties as assigned.
    6. Works in in-patient units, outpatient walk-in areas, as well as, in the Psychiatric Emergency Room.
    7. Competed for a senior capstone on the priorities on a professional life coach.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Peer Counselor Resume

Headline : Advocate with experience in working with and for people with disabilities. Able to learn new tasks quickly and to represent your establishment with a friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

Skills : Cooking, Cooking, cleaning and organizing, Customer Service Skills, Cleaning.

Description :

    1. Suggested remedial and corrective actions and maintained computerized personal records of residents.
    2. Maintained close personal contact with the woman trying to transition back into living after incarceration.
    3. Discussed programs related to the assignment of quarters, social, recreational activities and dormitory living.
    4. Supervised dormitory activities and assigned cleaning responsibilities.
    5. Investigated reports of misconduct and attempt to resolve and eliminate the cause of conflict.
    6. Consulted with clients to determine their needs and priorities.
    7. Provided direction and assistance to residents of a drug and domestic violence.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS