Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume Samples

A Substance Abuse Counselor Intern works as an intern with professional Substance Abuse Counselors and assists them with their day-to-day duties as a part of their learning process. Some common duties associated to the post are listed on the Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume as – dealing with clients who ace alcohol, drugs, or behavioral issues; fixing client’s appointment; taking notes of counseling, completing progress not3es; providing clients feedback, taking initial interview of clients, and addressing maladaptive behaviors.

Top skills that can highlight a resume include the following – psychology knowledge, excellent communication, and interpersonal skills, the ability to stay calm under pressure; recordkeeping skills, analytical skills, patience and perseverance, empathy, and a caring personality. While some states necessitate a high school diploma and a relevant certification, many others want a standard education and licensure.

 

Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume example

Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume

Headline : Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC) who currently provides therapy to adolescent clients with psychological or emotional problems such as stress, substance abuse, or family situations and develops and implements therapeutic treatment plans in residential setting.

Skills : Extensive Experience With Working With Two Autistic Sons And With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities Children .

Description :

    1. Completes comprehensive assessment of clients' substance abuse history and treatment requirements, and develops individualized treatment plans.
    2. Provides individual and group counseling, education programs in accordance with treatment plan.
    3. Documents treatment and discharge plans and clients' progress and response to treatment and maintains related records and files.
    4. Performs case management and contributes to client care monitoring.
    5. Completes comprehensive assessment within program guidelines and formulates a diagnostic impression by conducting client and /family interviews and identifying strengths, weakness, problems, and needs, for the development of a treatment plan.
    6. Prepares individualized treatment plan, in accordance with established standards and deadlines, consistent with assessment and in conjunction with clients and supervisor, to include goals, intervention, necessary support or referral service.
    7. Evaluates client response to treatment and modifies treatment plan or recommends treatment extensions as circumstances require.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science


Substance Abuse Counselor Intern III Resume

Objective : Motivated, personable. have a college degree in Social and Behavioral Science with a major in Addiction Studies. Talent for quickly mastering technology - and comfortable with Microsoft Office. Accustomed to handling sensitive, confidential records. Flexible and versatile - able to maintain a sense of humor under pressure.

Skills : Typing 75 Wpm, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Conducted daily groups, lectures, and individual counseling.
    2. Detailed documentation according to state mandates subject to audits by the state and those conducted internally.
    3. Included interviews and/or assessment to generate and implement individualized case plan.
    4. Conducted daily groups and monthly individual counseling.
    5. Conducted seminars and lectures on 12 step program, secular groups, relapse prevention, identifying triggers, Aids/STD training and life skills.
    6. Provided substance abuse counseling and specialized services for adults with addictions.
    7. Provided substance abuse education that includes HIV/AIDS and tobacco education.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Social Work


Substance Abuse Counselor Intern II Resume

Objective : Working with a diverse population and help them learn the different skills to lead a clean and sober life.

Skills : Data Entry, Excellent Communication , Microsoft Word, Billing, Work Well Under Pressure, Quality Assurance, Computer , Community Outreach.

Description :

    1. Worked along side a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor during various shifts.
    2. Worked with Clients and their families to gain knowledge of Substance Abuse.
    3. Able to learn and apply counselor client relationship.
    4. Able to maintain confidentiality and healthy boundaries.
    5. Gained confidence within myself to be a active person in the community and working with Outreach.
    6. Provide individual and group counseling.
    7. Prepared educational classes, such as cognitive, relapse prevention, and anger management.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Addiction Studies

Substance Abuse Counselor Intern I Resume

Objective : Human Services Technology, concentrating in Substance Abuse Management. During schooling also earned the Certificate in Human Services Technology/Substance Abuse Management. Passion is to make differences in lives that have been blemished by substance abuse, domestic violence or traumatic life events.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Work Well Under Pressure, Counseling, Intern, Treatment Center SAB Tech, People Management, Conflict Resolution, Human Resources, Supervision, Management .

Description :

    1. Required working with Patient Care Plans, Medicaid entries, drug screening coordination and other administrative duties as instructed/expected.
    2. Attended 2 hour weekly planning sessions with Intern Supervisor and other interns (approximately 6, all graduate level).
    3. Met with clients outside group hours when individual sessions were necessary.
    4. Assisted in steering clients toward changes which led to fulfillment, senses of worthiness, esteem and empowerment.
    5. Discussed and examined avenues toward self-reliance and joyful lives of contributions and recovery.
    6. Interviewed offenders and implementing treatment plans; conducted educational groups in compliance with Substance Abuse Treatment Program standards, .
    7. Assisted in conducting chemical dependency program orientation sessions; and assists in conducting training programs, workshops, and seminars.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
A.A.S. In Human Services Technology

Assistant Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume

Objective : Career Objectives Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Substance Abuse Counselor Currently Certified Schwinn Instructor Arlington County Drug Court Counselor.

Skills : OTIS Program, MICROS System, GPS Tracking, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Maintained a caseload of 15 clients for treatment/discharge planning.
    2. Performed intakes and discharges using NJSAMS and DAS programs.
    3. Developed and periodically reviewed individualized treatment plans.
    4. Assessed family and community resources to meet client needs.
    5. Provided individual and group counseling and psychosocial assessments to determine appropriate services.
    6. Referred clients to housing agencies and shelters; provided recommendations to job readiness/assistance programs.
    7. Conduced weekly breathalyzers and urine analyses.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Human Services

Associate Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume

Summary : To use skills and abilities to obtain a position within an organization with a mission of helping the community overcome barriers.

Skills : Office Management, Clerical, Inventory, Interviewing, Administrative.

Description :

    1. Performs moderately complex substance abuse counseling work within the ISF female and male probation and parole program.
    2. Plans, coordinats, and implements substance abuse counseling activities.
    3. Interviews, screens, and evaluates offenders for potential program participation.
    4. Maintains offender records, conduct ASI's, develop and individualize Treatment plans based on offender's needs.
    5. Finalizes discharge summaries, type up clinician's notes, send LPC referrals based on offender needs.
    6. Conducts individual sessions with offenders to discuss treatment plans and determine next level of care.
    7. Ensures offenders are in compliance at all times, enforcing tool usage to hold accountability for themselves and other peers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's In Addiction Counseling

Assistant Substance Abuse Counselor Intern I Resume

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

Skills : Case Management, Counseling, Intakes & Assessment, Crisis Intervention, Community Outreach, Treatment, Substance Use Disorders, Psychotherapy& Mental Health.

Description :

    1. Participated in departmental task forces and staff meetings.
    2. Conducted peer groups (substance abuse, living skills, stress management) Excellent understanding of HIPPA and ADA regulations Ability to comply to all data privacy regulations Assisted individuals and families in obtaining additional mental health services; substance abuse treatment, education and prevention services.
    3. Compiled statistics and maintains records on client program participation.
    4. Maintained confidential client records and case files.
    5. Knowledged of sociological and behavioral factors influencing the behavior and attitudes of target group members relative to program to which assigned.
    6. Knowledged of health and human service agencies in the community as well as the services provided by those agencies.
    7. Ability to influence and persuade clients to seek and accept services available.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Psychology

Associate Substance Abuse Counselor Intern I Resume

Objective : Graduation from an accredited senior high school or equivalent or GED is required. Must have a letter of registration as a Counselor Intern from the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), or current valid certification as Certified Criminal Justice Professional Applicant Status (CCJP-A) as approved by the Texas Certification Board of Addiction Professionals.

Skills : Case Management, Counseling, Intakes & Assessment, Crisis Intervention, Community Outreach, Treatment, Substance Use Disorders, Psychotherapy& Mental Health.

Description :

    1. Worked in therapeutic community setting for the Texas Department of Correction.
    2. Utilize the 12 Core Functions of Treatment.
    3. Did family counseling with clients, did casework and follow-up.
    4. Did phase 1- 2- 3 on program of recovery in Relapse Prevention.
    5. Provided treatment plan for dual diagnose clients.
    6. Kept public contact with families and professionals on progress of Correctional clients.
    7. Completed Master Treatment Plan within 72 hours of admission.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Human Services

Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume

Headline : To obtain a position in a service driven atmosphere where skills, dedication, and commitment to work hard will forward career and assist in becoming a strong asset for company. Excellent listening skills, comprehension, oral, and written communications.

Skills : Microsoft Office suite, Computer repair, CDL class A license, Bus License, various building .

Description :

    1. Counseled MDOC clients individually and in individual and in group sessions, to guide them in overcoming their challenges of being addiction and substance abuse free.
    2. Worked closely with clinical supervisors on how to provide high quality care and flexibility to a diverse population.
    3. Assessed individuals and groups and utilizing treatment models which meet their needs: CBT, Psychoeducational, Eclectic, Anger management, Conflict Resolution, Stages of Change, and Motivational Interviewing.
    4. Guided clients to identifying their problem areas and focusing on how to protect their recovery in and out of SHAR's treatment program.
    5. Worked collaboratively with MDOC clients in creating treatment plans which are aligned with client's pursuit to overcome barriers and achieve measurable goals.
    6. Responsible for documenting client's progress in individual and group counseling sessions and in outpatient activities.
    7. Performed random urine screenings to monitor progress and to report findings to client's parole or probation officer.
    8. Provided services and documentation which meets SHAR's and the funding sources standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Substance Abuse Counselor Intern Resume

Objective : Professional School Counselor with experience counseling students ranging from elementary to high school level as well as adults with co-occurring disorders, both individually and in small mixed groups; specializes in at-risk students. Excellent time-management, planning, and presentation skills, written and interpersonal communication proficiency, and a dynamic ability to build positive rapport with several different populations.

Skills : Group Facilitation, Travel insurance.

Description :

    1. Conducted didactic group counseling sessions with patients.
    2. Completed intake assessments with new patients.
    3. Conducted crisis intervention sessions with patients.
    4. Created and facilitated a Relapse Prevention curriculum.
    5. Maintained case notes for State compliance.
    6. Assessed and wrote treatment plans and weekly progress notes for each client assigned to caseload.
    7. Completed documentation for all clients attending group sessions.
    8. Diagnosed clients using DSM-IV criteria.
    9. Conducted individual counseling sessions to address physical, mental, social and emotional problems caused by substance abuse.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Addictions Counseling