Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume Samples

A Therapeutic Foster Parent provides round the clock service to foster children dealing with various diagnoses such as ADD, RAD, ADHD, bipolar, conduct disorder, development delays, and other emotional needs. While duties vary greatly based on the needs of the child, the following are certain core tasks mentioned on the Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume – providing a safe and comfortable family environment for the child; providing appropriate clothing and basic physical and emotional needs; helping and guiding children through grieving and adjustment process; and providing recreational and enriching activities that can provide and promote the healthy development of children.

To ensure success in this field, the person should possess the following skills – trained and excellence in charting, scheduling, and customer service; hand-piece care proficiency; front office procedures expertise, and skillful in-patient settings. A Science related degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume example

Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Objective : Motivated and highly productive Therapeutic Foster Parent professional with a therapeutic research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Phlebotomy, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Sent them to Therapy sessions, school, and any other appointments as needed.
    2. Kept accurate notes on a computer tier system that was introduced to the Alaska Child and Family Services Agency about 5 years ago.
    3. Administered medications to our students on a daily basis and counseled with them daily.
    4. Worked as a team with the therapist, case manager, bio parents when applicable, Activity therapist, and social worker when applicable to figure out what would benefit each youth on a case by case basis.
    5. Learned a lot about behavioral care and had many accomplishments.
    6. Responsible for providing support to children who need specialized parenting due to their physical and or intellectual disabilities, emotional.
    7. Provided the everyday basic needs the children I cared for in my home and helped the child grow through educational, cultural, and social experiences.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Objective : Seeking a Therapeutic Foster Parent position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Documenting Skills, Managing Skills, Therapeutic Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided a positive teaching environment and a willingness to set firm boundaries while remaining patient and tolerant with the children in care.
    2. Provided care for youth diagnosed with ADHD.
    3. Activated involvement & implementation of the behavioral management plan.
    4. Worked as a team with a therapist, SRS, Easter Seals, and school personnel.
    5. Provided a stable environment in my home for special needs and mentally challenged children until they could be reunited with the biological family.
    6. Documented activities and behavior in weekly and daily treatment logs, and recorded therapeutic progress in targeted areas.
    7. Assisted children in maintaining contact with family and actively supported and enhanced those relationships.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Headline : Hardworking, organized, Therapeutic Foster Parent professional with a proven background delivering sensible therapeutic foster technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : MS Office, Problem Solving Skills, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Participated in case preparation and testimony.
    2. Assisted with emergency interventions.
    3. Provided in-home therapeutic foster care services to four severely emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children.
    4. Trained in de-escalation techniques and skills for the prevention of incidents and the safety of children.
    5. Worked collaboratively with a team in the implementation of the children's permanency plan goals; developed and maintained positive working relationships with service providers in the community.
    6. Remained flexible and current on frequent changes in state and federal policies and programs.
    7. Responsible for implementing behavior management and Individual Education and Service (Treatment) Plans under the supervision and direction of the Family Case Worker.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Therapeutic Foster

Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Objective : Therapeutic Foster Parent with 1 year of experience in Providing behavioral health treatment planning, therapy to children and families associated with assigned caseload, etc,.

Skills : Research Skills, Writing Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Took in foster children with different mental health issues.
    2. Worked with their mental issues.
    3. Worked with many different mental problems.
    4. Worked with parents, the children, therapists, and psychiatrists.
    5. Used different therapeutic techniques to help the children get to where they need to be to become successful in their lives.
    6. Served as liaison between students, homes, schools, family services, child leadership clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts.
    7. Participated in monthly treatment team meetings with children, their families, and other providers to develop and update the child's person-centered.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Objective : As a Therapeutic Foster Parent, responsible for Performing phases of office procedures. Bookkeeping and accounting. Reviewing and correcting contract invoices. Review and enter invoices for payments. Answer and route phone calls to appropriate persons.

Skills : Clerical, Contract Management, Problem Solving, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivables, Auditing, Bookkeeping, Communication, Budgeting.

Description :

    1. Told in independent living skills. Instructed youth in job-hunting skills.
    2. Used mediation techniques to help youth negotiate through confrontations.
    3. Taught then oversee independent options for youth.
    4. Responded with written information to requests from potential sources.
    5. Recruited and trained new proctor parents.
    6. Observed and guided youth placed at home.
    7. Evaluated and make recommendations for further treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Objective : As a Therapeutic Foster Parent, responsible for Meeting regularly and as needed with direct reports to adequately lead the planning, implementing, evaluating of the services, systems structure in the assigned program.

Skills : Foster Care Provider, Child Protective Services, Documentation Skills, Data Entry, Office Management, Medical Coding.

Description :

    1. Counseled individuals, groups, families, or communities regarding issues including subjective health, poverty, unemployment, substance abuse, physical abuse, rehabilitation, social adjustment, child care, or medical care.
    2. Interviewed clients individually, in families, or in groups, assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems, to determine what services are required to meet their needs.
    3. Served as liaisons between students, homes, schools, family services, child leadership clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts, to help children who face problems such as disabilities, abuse, or poverty.
    4. Maintained case history records and prepare reports.
    5. Counseled parents with child-rearing problems, interviewing the child and family to determine whether further action is required.
    6. Referred clients to community resources for services such as job placement, debt counseling, legal aid, housing, medical treatment, or financial assistance, and provide concrete information, such as where to go and how to apply.
    7. Consulted with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to determine causes of problems such as truancy and misbehavior, and to implement solutions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA In Therapeutic Foster

Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Therapeutic Foster Parent professional skills and knowledge to be an effective therapeutic and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Social Work, Foster Care Provider, Child Protective Services, Vocational Rehabilitation.

Description :

    1. Counseled students whose behavior, school progress, or mental or physical impairment indicate a need for assistance, diagnosing students' problems, and arranging for needed services.
    2. Addressed legal issues, such as child abuse and discipline, assisting with hearings and providing testimony to inform custody arrangements.
    3. Supported children with early childhood development Provide structure, guidance, care, and a healthy environment to children ranging in age from 0-19.
    4. Responsible for managing oral medicines under the direction of a physician.
    5. Responsible documenting the daily progress of the child.
    6. Provided psychosocial assessment upon assignment of case and continued evaluations and assessment or recipients who are receiving services.
    7. Provided treatment planning and oversight for the behavioral health programming associated with implementing those treatment plans on assigned caseload.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      GED

      Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

      Objective : To obtain a position as a Therapeutic Foster Parent in a fast paced setting where I may utilize my technical and patient care skills to provide a positive experience for my coworkers and clients alike.

      Skills : MS Office, Interpersonal Skills, Problem Solving Skills.

      Description :

        1. Worked as a Therapeutic Foster parent With the South East Wyoming Mental Health Center in Cheyenne Wyoming.
        2. Worked with children that had several mental health issues.
        3. Attended therapy sessions, group sessions, NA sessions, and whatever the child that was placed with me asked me to join them.
        4. Did parental supervision when needed.
        5. Completed all required training, and provided behavioral interventions to consumers.
        6. Provided 24-hour supervision of At-Risk Children and teens, administer and monitor medication.
        7. Participated in group meetings and therapy sessions to provide feedback to the team on behavior.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      High School Diploma

      Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

      Objective : Over Two years of direct experience in Therapeutic Foster Parent, responsible for working with children and families who are victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect; emotionally disturbed; or delinquent, etc,.

      Skills : Excellent Organizational , Computer Proficiency, Filing, Telephone Communications , Medication Administration, CPR, Customer Relations , Microsoft Word, Typing, Self-Motivated, Appointment Coordinator.

      Description :

        1. Provided a loving home and parenting to children removed from their due to abuse or neglect.
        2. Submitted daily logs of the client's progress and medication administration documentation to the agency monthly.
        3. Brought clients to therapy appointments and family visits.
        4. Used Coordinated appointments between clients, parents, and therapists.
        5. Administered and documented medications.
        6. Redirected inappropriate behaviors.
        7. Attended and participated In monthly team meetings sharing clients' progress.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Diploma In Therapeutic Foster

      Therapeutic Foster Parent Resume

      Objective : Therapeutic Foster Parent with 2 years of experience in Participating in guardian Ad L item and or case manager meetings/staffing's as needed. Responsible for Remaining current, fluent regarding agency personnel policies and practices manages within these policies, etc,.

      Skills : Medical Coding Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Coding Skills.

      Description :

        1. Provided for the physical, emotional, and social needs of children in a "substitute" family setting, until the biological family can be reunited or a permanent placement plan can be implemented.
        2. Provided a safe and comfortable home for the child to live in with a separate bed and place for his/her belongings.
        3. Provided for school attendance, monitor progress, note special needs, and accomplishments.
        4. Provided appropriate clothing.
        5. Attended medical and dental needs, including regular checkups as well as attending to special needs.
        6. Helped the child through the grieving and adjustment process that accompanies removal from his/her own home and placement.
        7. Provided recreational and enrichment activities that will promote the healthy development of the child.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      GED