addiction recovery technician resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Compassionate Mental Health Tech with an understanding of empathy and proactive care. Over [Number] years of experience in the field of behavioral analysis. Proficient in implementing specialized programs for individuals with intellectual, mental, emotional and developmental disabilities. Caring and well-organized with outstanding interpersonal, communication and social skills. Specialties include [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise].

Caring Mental Health Tech willing to work as many hours per week as necessary. Recognized as being the most popular tech among staff and patients. Adept at providing mental health care services to people of different backgrounds. Effective communication and behavioral plan implementation abilities. Focused on enhancing the quality of life of patients.

Sympathetic Mental Health Tech offering extreme compassion and extensive experience working with mental health intervention. Adept at performing risk assessment, crisis intervention and psycho-education. Dedicated and energetic with excellent listening skills and establishing therapeutic relationships with patients while helping with daily living.

Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth.

Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success.

Dedicated employee known for punctuality, pursuing employment options where good customer service and positive attitude will make a difference.

seeks internship opportunity to gain hands-on experience. Outgoing and friendly with strong motivation for success.

Results-focused professional with strength in [Skill], [Task] and Proactive leader with strengths in communication and collaboration. Proficient in leveraging [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise] knowledge to promote [Result]. Adept at managing concurrent objectives to promote efficiency and influence positive outcomes.

Compassionate and competent Addiction Counselor bringing advanced treatment planning and therapy management abilities. Customizes strategies to deliver optimal service for each client's' needs and goals. Trained in substance abuse and mental health support.

  • Working collaboratively
  • Clerical
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Multitasking
  • Work ethic
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Decision-making
  • Critical thinking
Addiction Recovery Technician, 08/2020 - 12/2021
Norsk Hydro Asa Bensalem, PA,
  • Assisted management with designing and implementing program of individual and group therapy sessions.
  • Counseled patients on diagnoses and provided emotional support.
  • Partnered with clients to inspire and help maintain positive life changes.
  • Delivered expert therapeutic support to patients dealing with substance abuse, addiction and mental health issues.
  • Helped clients transcend addiction and rebuild lives by empowering each with knowledge and skills.
  • Effectively managed daily charting for each patient.
  • Handled various patient-oriented duties, including vital sign monitoring, medication administration and patient behavior assessments.
  • Cultivated relationships with patients, discussing ways to help improve overall health while alleviating self-harm practices.
  • Counseled patients, discussed substance use and worked closely with individuals to identify positive and healthy life choices.
  • Provided client assessments upon admission and discharge.
  • Intervened in cases that warranted it, including when clients wished to leave facility against medical advice.
  • Communicated with patients regarding continuing care and medications and discussed treatment plans with family members and guardians.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Maintained clinical documentation for each case with detailed and timely updates.
  • Distributed information and educational materials on [Subject] and [Subject] to clients and other individuals.
  • Collaborated with team members to monitor treatment progress and improve individual clients' plans.
  • Delivered counseling services, including one-on-one, group therapy and [Type] to average of [Number] patients per day.
  • Followed all safety protocols when administering subcutaneous and intramuscular injections.
Mentor, 03/2020 - 09/2021
Easter Seals Midwest Bolivar, MO,
  • Applied exceptional skills in communication and conflict-resolution to improve decision-making process.
  • Talked with individuals, sharing positive life experiences to encourage improved self-esteem and boost socialization.
  • Recommended coping mechanisms and offered guidance to individuals dealing with intense problems.
  • Kept all information confidential except in cases pertaining to abuse, neglect or threats.
  • Assisted with development of daily living, communication and social skills in [Type] individuals.
  • Provided instruction in both classroom and individual settings to cultivate [Skill], [Skill] and [Skill] abilities.
  • Created and executed successful strategies to facilitate collaboration between stakeholders.
  • Employed skills in crisis intervention to help resolve difficult situations.
  • Assessed students one-on-one to gauge interests and better meet changing demands.
  • Intervened in crisis situations between students or students and teachers.
  • Improved students' access to career planning information, work experience and employers by setting up special events.
  • Consulted regularly with parents, administrators and specialists to coordinate individualized support for struggling students.
  • Coordinated alcohol and drug prevention programs to cultivate atmosphere focused on positive decision-making.
  • Encouraged students to carefully consider career options and related academic decisions based on personal strengths and goals.
  • Promoted parent and teacher partnerships and communications to support students educational goals.
  • Increased [Area], [Area] and [Area] abilities through special events and instructional opportunities.
  • Improved diverse functions and social integration by implementing [Type], [Type] and [Type] activities.
  • Counseled students directly on course choices, schedules and personal topics such as truancy or study habits.
  • Oversaw [Type] and [Type] activities with group of [Number] [Type] individuals.
  • Helped teachers and administrators optimize curriculum offerings and successfully prepare students for higher education, vocational school or direct employment.
Direct Support Professional, 03/2010 - 02/2019
Richmond Supported Living Center City, STATE,
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Served meals and assisted immobile or disabled individuals with eating.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients, including significant health changes.
  • Changed bed linens, made bed and laundered soiled linens to keep patients' bed clean.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice, Expected in 05/2018
American International University - Springfield, MA
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  • American International University

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