Support Counselor Resume Samples

A Support Counselor is a qualified professional who uses various counseling techniques to support people to overcome and manage their issues relating to any particular area of issue. While the actual duties vary based on the type of support the client wants, the following are certain core tasks seen on a successful Support Counselor Resume – listening to patients; creating coping strategies; developing treatment plans; working with patients to develop goals; diagnosing patient’s mental and health condition, administering advising service, responding to calls and emails; advising at-risk clients; and advising clients on various support services.

Essential skills and knowledge that can enhance the resume include – strong ability to maintain relationships; strong communication skills, excellent teamwork skills, the ability to collaborate and communicate well with all types of people; and experience in dealing with student-facing problems. A bachelor’s degree in psychology is commonplace among job applicants.

Support Counselor Resume example

Support Counselor Resume

Summary : Experienced in interpreting data used in making recommendations to internal and external clients. Excellent Communication Skills Comfortable uncovering and addressing client needs, as well as strategizing to maximize account performance. An adaptable, detail oriented and results driven individual, exceptionally skilled at identifying opportunities that improve productivity.

Skills : SPSS, Microsoft Office, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Actively contributes to the comprehensive assessment of the children as part of a the multidisciplinary team: Observes and records children's behavior and emotional and psychological states.
    2. Communicates observations verbally and in written format per program protocols.
    3. Maintains close communication with other Support Counselors, STAT clinicians, STAT Support Counselor Supervisor, STAT Assistant Program Director, Alameda County Social Service staff, and public health nurse.
    4. Completes all required documentation in a timely manner using professional language.
    5. Participates in program and agency administrative meetings, group supervision, and professional development trainings as required.
    6. Provides warm, nurturing, empathic support to children, including: Sets appropriate limits.
    7. Gives feedback as needed which is clear, specific, timely and respectful.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Education


Support Counselor III Resume

Objective : Dedicated Support Counselor, Cna, house manager, and caregiver with a strong background in the mental health field. Extensively trained in behavioral and psychological issues, and strategies to assist consumer's well being.

Skills : Behavior Modification, Motivational Interviewing, office machines, Harm Reduction.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    2. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
    3. Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
    4. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
    5. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
    6. Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
    7. Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Anatomy, Physiology


Support Counselor II Resume

Summary : Worked with mentally disabled for the past 6 years, children and adults. CPR and First Aide certified. Various trainings and certificates in this field. Attended Union County College and do have some college background.Doing this social is passion and take job seriously and give the people work with all the care have to give.

Skills : CPR And First Aid Certified.

Description :

    1. Maintained program standards of operation and development.
    2. Ensured member health, safety and welfare,including appropriate medication administration.
    3. Maintained appropriate staff/memeber interaction.
    4. Provided appropriate human resources practices within the program.
    5. Visited and other recreation events.
    6. Provided support in applied behaviorist analysis to various clients.
    7. Able to be apart of special people lives.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Early Childhood Education

Support Counselor I Resume

Objective : Desire to make a difference in people's lives. To leave a mark that says that cared and loved by reaching those people who fall through the cracks, accompanying them on their journeys, equipping them to follow in the mentoring train.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel And Powerpoint -, Antrim, Epic.

Description :

    1. Responsible for ensuring that all individuals served are in integrated, dignified and respectful environments and received necessary supports in order to be active in their chosen environments and communities.
    2. Assisted individuals supported with daily living skills such as meal planning & preparation, shopping, grooming, job skills, home maintenance & cleaning, etc.
    3. Guided individuals supported in following specific dietary guidelines.
    4. Assisted and set the example for individuals supported with understanding good hygiene, appropriate dress and proper social interaction while in their home, out in the community or in work settings.
    5. Assisted with scheduling and transporting of individuals supported to community events, socials, work sites and other appointments.
    6. Maintained residence and ensured it was a clean and safe environment for the individuals supported and other staff members.
    7. Completed daily documentation including, but not limited to communication logs, medication logs and behavioral logs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Assistant Support Counselor Resume

Objective : An organized detail-oriented and conscientious self-starter, able to strategize and prioritize effectively to accomplish multiple tasks and stay call under pressure. would bring to company; hard work, dedication, responsibility, and good work ethic, combined with a desire to utilize skills obtained through experience. Authorized to work in the for any employer.

Skills :

Communication Skills. Effective counselors should have excellent communication skills, Acceptance, Empathy, Problem-Solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided ongoing protective oversight to individuals living in the residence.
    2. Implemented of Residential Habilitation Plans.
    3. Provided assistance and instruction to each individual in basic activities of daily living.
    4. Provided training and support for each individual in accordance with the individual program plan.
    5. Successful completed of the AMAP course and annual recertification for administration purposes.
    6. Required to work beyond the normal shift.
    7. Ensured cleanliness of vehicles.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bs In Justice Studies

Associate Support Counselor Resume

Headline : Devoted and reliable Nanny who offers full-time live-in or out flexibility. Offering 15 years childcare experience and proficiency in assimilating into a new family culture. Obtained a degree in Social Work from the University of Montana, Missoula. Specialized in children and family work for five years in the Helena community. Motivated to help children become, happy, healthy and thriving in their own lives and community.

Skills : : Microsoft Word, Excel, & PowerPoint, Supervising and Assisting Children, Gathering Data, Data Input, Organization, Patience, Counseling, Ability to Work Under Pressure, Supporting Supervisors and Children.

Description :

    1. Redirected children to encourage safe, positive behaviors.
    2. Taught children safe behavior such as seeking adult assistance when struggling with peers in the cottage.
    3. Modeled appropriate social behaviors and encouraged concern for others.
    4. Affectionately cared for ten children, ages five to fourteen for four years while working in a residential cottage.
    5. Cared for children while parents were on vacation, business trips and weekend getaways.
    6. Physically and verbally interacted with children throughout the day.
    7. Cleaned the house, including laundry, sweeping and mopping.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Social Work Social Work

Assistant Support Counselor I Resume

Objective : Counselor position at the Houston Health Department Area Agency on Aging interviews, counsels, screens and assesses clients for social services for older adults who reside in Harris County and as needed make referrals to other social service partners in the City of Houston Metropolitan Area.

Skills : Technical Intermediate Proficiency In Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, And PowerPoint Familiar With PC Operating Systems Access Knowledgeable In SAP.

Description :

    1. Took consumer out in the community and engage in recreational activities (bowling, movies, dinner, etc.).
    2. Assisted individuals with ADL, social skills, community activities and doctor appointments.
    3. Administered medication and minor first aid to sick and injured children.
    4. Assisted with ADL skills Dispensed medications.
    5. Administered medications timely to all individuals supported, including tube feeding and notified nursing staff of any concerns.
    6. Assisted individuals supported with financial guidance such as budgeting, planning, banking and related documentation.
    7. Assisted client with personal care activities that help the client; such as personal hygiene, eating, dressing and shaving Take vital signs, give .
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Social Work Social Work

Associate Support Counselor I Resume

Summary : Compassionate Support Counselor who actively listens and builds trust to help clients resolve personal issues and achieve life goals. Critical thinker with an established skill set in research, technical operations, and interpersonal communication.

Skills : Great With Computer Software Such As Microsoft Word, Excel, And Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Worked with individuals who were homeless and have been immediately released from incarceration, crisis stabilization units, locked-down facilities, and hospitals.
    2. Provided linkage to private and community-based resources including, but not limited to, assessments, carrying out of service plan, individual counseling and rehabilitation support, crisis support, and referrals to long-terms support that promote the individual's wellness.
    3. Provided support and counseling to program participants in homes, places not met for habitation, hospitals, residential facilities, and other unique community locations that are untraditional.
    4. Provided transportation to program participants to carry out service plan and other needs to support wellness.
    5. Completed initial contact (phone, outreach, etc.) to new participants, either as a part of a team or individually, to assess his/her initial eligibility and interest in services provided.
    6. Provided individualized support, counseling, skill-building, and intervention based on the service plan and individual needs of the participant as well as coordinated needs of the program.
    7. Provided crisis support to individuals based on emergent needs of the participant as well as coordinated needs of the program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Psychology

Support Counselor/Trainer Resume

Summary : To obtain a full time/ part time employment in social services,

Skills : Medical Terminology, Medical Office Procedures, Data Entry Of HCFA 1500 Claim Forms, ICD-9 Coding, Patient Records, Microsoft Office and Typing 35 wpm.

Description :

    1. Documented all services in progress notes and billable services according to contract and regulatory guidelines.
    2. Completed daily shift and incident reports for oncoming shift reporting.
    3. Used being attentive to clients with developmental disabilities.
    4. Created several power point presentations that are still in use for training with company.
    5. Introduced a youth-led support group for aging out foster care youth, with a focus on self-sustainability, mental.
    6. Developed therapeutic relationships with foster care youth in order to support continuity of mental health services,.
    7. Provided the necessary tools in conducting the proper assistance to motivate clients to take the actions necessary to resolve their financial problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Psychology

Support Counselor Resume

Objective : Seeking employment which will allow to grow professionally, while being able to utilize strong organizational, educational, and exceptional people skills.

Skills : Areas of Expertise Include: Knowledge in medical terminology.

Description :

    1. Performed direct care duties Administered medication to clients as prescribed Assisted clients with their daily expenses Professional Presentations and Involvements Volunteered for the March of Dimes (1998-1999).
    2. Performed presentations for organizations and High School.
    3. Responsible for providing training, assistance, supervision, and medication administration to individuals with neurological injury and disease.
    4. Supervised daily activities of court ordered residential occupants Assisted with constructing productive goal oriented plans as required by the State .
    5. Responsible for high-volume incoming calls workload within a deadline-driven environment.
    6. Consistently met performance averaging qa score every year between 98% to 99%.
    7. Assumed responsibility for assisting clients with re-establishing their credit, understanding their budgets and finances.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Counseling Psychology