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intake assessment coordinator resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary
Mental health counselor, admission and referral coordinator with more than 12 years of experience. Specialty areas include crisis intervention, family advocacy, problem solving, community referrals.
Skills
  • Skilled in intake interviewing
  • Case management
  • Crisis intervention techniques
  • Treatment and discharge planning
  • First Aid certification
  • Psychiatric population familiarity
  • Suicide prevention training
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience with homeless populations
  • Superior oral and written communication skills
  • Critical thinking interventionist
  • Electronic recordkeeping experience
  • Culturally-sensitive
  • Bilingual in Tagalog and English
  • Expertise in crisis intervention techniques
  • Ability to de-escalate clients in another vulnerable emotional state
  • Ability to maintain required clinical records
  • Able to recognize individuals under the influence
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Experience in an inpatient psychiatric setting
  • Familiarity with the criminal justice system
  • Knowledge of chemical dependency issues
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Team player and self-motivated
Work History
Intake/ Assessment Coordinator, 01/2009 - 02/2010
Aids Healthcare Foundation Farmingdale, NY,
  • Conducted intakes, assessments, and treatment service plans
  • Determined appropriate level of care and facilitated the admission process
  • Provided substance abuse assessment, individual, and family treatment
  • Provided comprehensive assessments for youth referred to group or family-based treatment
  • Evaluated clients' physical or mental condition based on review of client information
  • Documented all chart contacts within 48 hours
  • Developed service plans in consultation with clients, and perform follow-ups assessing the quantity and quality of services provided
  • Coordinated with community-based treatment providers
  • Coordinated counseling efforts with mental health professionals, doctors, nurses, and social workers
  • Utilized intake and screening instruments to conduct an assessment of needs and to obtain a complete medical history
  • Prepared report documenting the mental health assessment
  • Assessed client risk factors and treatment service needs
  • Advocated for the placement of patients into community-based treatment settings
  • Identified risk and resiliency factors within the individual youth, peer group, family, school, and community and develop strategies for intervention
  • Developed and maintained cooperative working relationships with agencies and organizations interested in public health care
  • Attended all program staff meetings, treatment reviews, IEPs and other agency meetings as necessary
Admission/ Referral counselor, 2008 - 01/2009
Peak Behavioral Health Hospital City, STATE,
  • Conducted intakes, assessments, and treatment service plans
  • Determined appropriate level of care and facilitated the admission process
  • Developed and implemented treatment plans and modified when needed
  • Connected clients with community service and resource agencies
  • Collaborated with other area service providers
  • Developed liaisons and networks with other parole officers, community agencies, correctional institutions, psychiatric facilities, and aftercare agencies to plan for helping offenders with life adjustments
  • Identified risk and resiliency factors within the individual youth, peer group, family, school, and community and develop strategies for intervention
  • Provided substance abuse assessment, individual, and family treatment
  • Participated in individual and weekly group supervision
  • Operated computer terminal to input, edit, and refine data and to run routine programs
  • Participated in case conferences and staff meetings
  • Maintained professional code of conduct
  • Participated in case conferences and staff meetings
  • Maintained individual client treatment files in accordance with agency policies and procedures
  • Maintained confidential client records and files and completed required paperwork
  • Maintained client-related paperwork, client diagnostic records, and progress notes
  • Maintained case files that included activities, progress notes, evaluations, and recommendations
  • Evaluated clients' physical or mental condition based on review of client information
  • Documented all chart contacts within 48 hours
  • Coordinated counseling efforts with mental health professionals, doctors, nurses, and social workers
  • Conferred with clients to develop plans for post-treatment activities
  • Conducted intakes, assessments, and treatment service plans
  • Abided by the laws of confidentiality.Attended all program staff meetings, treatment reviews, IEPs and other agency meetings as necessary
Crisis/ Intake Coordinator, 11/2000 - 11/2007
El Paso MH/MR (Psychiatric Unit) City, STATE,
  • Assessed client risk factors and treatment service needs
  • Maintained accurate records and reports regarding the patients' histories and progress, services provided, and other required information
  • Interviewed clients, reviewed records, and conferred with other professionals
  • Interviewed clients individually, in families, or in groups, assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems, to determine what services are required to meet their needs
  • Identified risk and resiliency factors within the individual youth, peer group, family, school, and community and develop strategies for intervention
  • Developed client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience, and client histories
  • Collected information about clients through interviews, observation
  • Attended all program staff meetings, treatment reviews, IEPs and other agency meetings as necessary
  • Guided clients in the development of skills and strategies for dealing with their problems
  • Abided by the laws of confidentiality.
  • Advocated for the placement of patients into community-based treatment settings
  • Assessed individuals' degree of drug dependency by collecting and analyzing urine samples
  • Prepared all required treatment records and reports
  • Prepared report documenting the mental health assessment
  • Utilized intake and screening instruments to conduct an assessment of needs and to obtain a complete medical history
  • Conducted intakes, assessments, and treatment service plans
  • Coordinated with community-based treatment providers
  • Documented all chart contacts within 48 hours
  • Maintained professional code of conduct
  • Participated in case conferences and staff meetings
Case Worker, 07/1998 - 11/2000
El Paso Mental Health/ Mental Retardation City, STATE,
  • Prepared report documenting the mental health assessment
  • Provided assessments and made recommendations to the court
  • Provided case management services to youths and families when appropriate
  • Supervised the In-Home Support Counselor on clinical issues, casework issues and written reports for each case
  • Transported children and families as requested by the child welfare worker or visitation coordinator
  • Conferred with clients to develop plans for post-treatment activities
  • Coordinated and supervised clients on outings
  • Coordinated counseling efforts with mental health professionals, doctors, nurses, and social workers
  • Coordinated with community-based treatment providers
  • Developed service plans in consultation with clients, and perform follow-ups assessing the quantity and quality of services provided
  • Maintained case files that included activities, progress notes, evaluations, and recommendations
  • Maintained confidential client records and files and completed required paperwork
  • Monitored treatment progress, developed confidential client charts/information, and wrote reports using professional standards
  • Provided the tools for clients and their families to communicate better, and negotiate issues for improved family relationships
  • Referred clients to community resources for services such as job placement, debt counseling, legal aid, housing, medical treatment, or financial assistance, and provided concrete information
  • Attended all program staff meetings, treatment reviews, IEPs and other agency meetings as necessary
  • Attended meetings, trainings,and conferences as required
  • Developed a schedule of therapeutic activities with and for individual clients
  • Developed liaisons and networks with other parole officers, community agencies, correctional institutions, psychiatric facilities, and aftercare agencies to plan for helping offenders with life adjustments
  • Maintained a caseload of 150 to 200 active clients
Education
Master of Arts: Counseling, Expected in 2002
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Webster University - Fort Bliss, TX (Saint Louis, Missouri)
GPA:
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Bachelor of Science: Psychology, Expected in 1986
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University of Negros Occidental- Recolletos - Philippines,
GPA:
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School Attended

  • Webster University
  • University of Negros Occidental- Recolletos

Job Titles Held:

  • Intake/ Assessment Coordinator
  • Admission/ Referral counselor
  • Crisis/ Intake Coordinator
  • Case Worker

Degrees

  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science

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