Family Home Base Therapist resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Dedicated therapy professional exceptionally well-versed in performing comprehensive assessments to identify client strengths, needs and overall functioning at micro and macro levels. Experienced developing and managing client treatment plans. Committed to establishing goals and objectives to help clients build healthy and positive personal relationships.

  • Intuit QuickBooks
  • Learning Strategies
  • Operation Monitoring
  • Science
  • Family Therapy
  • Case Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Mental Health
  • Treatment Planning
  • Discharge Planning
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Therapeutic Intervention
  • Emotional Support
  • Therapy
  • Active Learning
  • Coordination
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Speaking
  • Counseling Services
04/2020 to Current Family Home Base Therapist Beacon Light Behavioral Health System | State College, PA,
  • Maintained current knowledge of family therapy treatment modalities by attending training and studying relevant journals and updated treatments to optimize clients' recovery.
  • Delivered outpatient services to clients requesting family therapy and covered wide range of issues, including mental health and substance disorders presenting dysfunctional syndromes.
  • Formulated and implemented individualized family treatment plans designed to strengthen intact families, reunite divided families and support personal growth.
  • Identified clients treatment goals, wrote contracts specific to individual client needs and monitored, evaluated and recorded client progress toward treatment goals.
  • Created behavioral modification programs for couples, families and individuals to provide appropriate therapeutic services to assist clients in coping with symptoms and problems.
  • Analyzed client response to counseling programs and recommended adjustments to determine intervention effectiveness.
  • Conducted individual, couples and family counseling sessions as clinically indicated to provide psychotherapeutic interventions and establish and assess treatment goals.
  • Constructed progress notes, evaluations, and recommendations to maintain individual case files.
  • Completed, submitted and verified accuracy of clinical and psychosocial assessments and therapy notes to develop and implement treatment plan.
  • Documented behavior patterns and relationship dynamics to create accurate and effective treatment plan.
  • Administers therapy to low-income families using specialized techniques, solution-focused strategies and multi-systems approach.
  • Spearheaded crisis intervention process by helping clients find specialized therapists, conferring with experts and determining optimal long-term solutions.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
10/2018 to 04/2020 Crisis/Intake Social Worker Enloe Medical Center | Chico, CA,
  • Managed patient assessments, crisis intervention, care planning and hospital placements.
  • Interviewed patients and relatives to compile detailed social and psychiatric information.
  • Analyzed information from interviews, educational, and medical records, consultation with other professionals, and diagnostic evaluations to assess clients' abilities, needs, and eligibility for services.
  • Conversed with people from different cultures daily, providing high level of respect and patience with each interaction.
  • Explained eligibility details and affordability options to patients with kindness and respect.
  • Inputted all communication with applicants into computer system to facilitate future clarification and knowledgeable support.
  • Analyzed information from interviews, educational, and medical records, consultation with other professionals and diagnostic evaluations to assess clients' abilities, needs and eligibility for services.
  • Called applicants to set up appointments and explain benefits processes.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Handled all delegated tasks, including Bed searches and setting up for aftercare.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
10/2016 to 10/2018 Blended Case Manager Scranton Counseling Center | City, STATE,
  • Determined and coordinated appropriate level of care to meet individual patient needs.
  • Collaborated with various healthcare providers to facilitate delivery of services.
  • Lowered costs while improving care quality by coordinating services and collaborating with dedicated healthcare team.
  • Informed patients and families of treatment options and at-home care strategies to reduce unnecessary burden on hospital resources.
  • Developed safety plans for children, including crisis numbers and coping strategies.
  • Assisted patients in receiving high-quality, appropriate care with best possible results.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Optimized program resource utilization to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions.
  • Documented plans, findings and results and submitted to employers and insurance carriers.
  • Coordinated resources from diverse providers for intervention plans.
  • Managed all logistics for abuse and neglect cases from start to finish.
  • Reviewed treatment plans against individual goals and healthcare standards.
  • Collaborated with different disciplines to provide cohesive care to patients.
  • Reviewed effectiveness of treatment for individual and family situations.
  • Reviewed and recorded progress of patients.
  • Coordinated between various entities to manage cases.
  • Coordinated support services and optimized communication between healthcare workers and patients.
  • Developed appropriate care plans for at-risk individuals and high-risk families.
  • Communicated with legal services providers, social services agencies and local judicial systems regarding cases.
02/2015 to 10/2016 Mental Health Worker Allied Services | City, STATE,
  • Educated family members and helped each support clients by improving coping techniques.
  • Devised community-based programs focused on combating specific problems.
  • Enhanced counseling services with multifaceted approach incorporating multiple disciplines.
  • Created client treatment plans based on assessments and goals.
  • Referred clients to external resources for additional support.
  • Assessed mental and physical conditions of clients by consulting with professionals, conducting interviews and completing assessments.
  • Selected and compiled relevant information and resources for clients to support individuals in overcoming mental and emotional problems.
  • Developed and optimized treatment plans to help clients continue to progress.
  • Applied skills and training modalities for therapeutic interventions.
  • Adhered to HIPAA confidentiality requirements by safeguarding files.
  • Accurately documented all observations, interventions, and concerns in patient charts and electronic systems, sustaining continuum of care from admission through to discharge.
  • Administered psychotropic drugs and other medications, adhering to medication schedules and making adjustments commensurate with patients' condition and response.
  • Developed comprehensive treatment plans for patients diagnosed with various conditions.
  • Conducted 15-minute and unscheduled checks on patients, immediately responding to hazardous incidents or crises to maintain safe milieu.
  • Administered medication to at-risk patients to assist individualized treatment plans.
  • Educated patients, families, and caregivers on diagnosis, treatment, and disease management, equipping them with tools to achieve and maintain optimal psychiatric and mental health.
  • Delivered seamless care, minimizing misuse and diversion through close collaboration with peers.
  • Gathered information from families and social services agencies to inform development of treatment plans.
Education and Training
Expected in 09/2011 Associate of Arts | Phycology University Of Phoenix , Arizona , GPA:
Expected in 03/2014 Bachelor of Science | Phycology University Of Phoenix , Arizona , GPA:
Expected in 04/2021 | Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ GPA:

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School Attended

  • University Of Phoenix
  • University Of Phoenix
  • Grand Canyon University

Job Titles Held:

  • Family Home Base Therapist
  • Crisis/Intake Social Worker
  • Blended Case Manager
  • Mental Health Worker


  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science

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