Licensed Professional Counselor Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Caring Mental Health Counselor with over 10 years of experience providing a wide variety of individual, group and familial counseling techniques and interventions strategies. Proficient in preparing and maintaining detailed treatment records and reports. Strong background in treating clients with PTSD, Trauma, Depression and anxiety issues.

  • Learning disability awareness
  • Psychotropic medications knowledge
  • Case management proficiency
  • Mental health support
  • Intervention planning
  • Adept at treatment and discharge planning
  • Needs assessment
  • Adept at conflict resolution
  • Oklahoma Professional Counselor Licensure
  • Social skills teacher
  • Skilled in intake interviewing
  • Day treatment professional
  • Crisis Response
  • Domestic Violence Prevention
  • Child Social Development
  • Childcare Experience
Mid America Christian University Oklahoma City, OK, Expected in 12/2011 Master of Science : Counseling Professional Counselor - GPA :
Texas A&M University - Commerce Commerce, TX Expected in 12/2000 Bachelor of Arts : Counseling - GPA :
Cael Albert State College Poteau, Expected in 05/1998 Associate of Arts : Elementary Education - GPA :
Carl Albert State College Poteau, OK Expected in 05/1998 Associate of Arts : Child Development - GPA :
Carl Albert State College Poteau, OK Expected in 05/1997 Associate of Arts : Psychology/Sociology - GPA :
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Shelter and Advocacy Training Institute

Sacred Circle


Pyramid Lake Pauite Tribe Nixon, Nv

Work History
Amita Health - Licensed Professional Counselor
Macomb, MI, 06/2014 - Current
  • Used cognitive behavior therapy to assist youth in recognizing and redirecting poor habits.
  • Worked with prescribing professionals to get patients necessary medications.
  • Ran individual therapy and family therapy sessions for children ages 4 to 68.
  • Organized clinical interventions and treatment plans for patients suffering from chronic pain disorders.
  • Applied array of different methodologies to assist patients with therapy.
  • Assessed clinical risk and danger to children and families and determined appropriate level of response and intervention.
  • Developed and implemented treatment plans and modified when needed.
  • Assessed patient behavior, moods and other responses to determine correct diagnosis and devise treatment plans.
  • Displayed sensitivity to cultural and linguistic needs of clients and families served.
  • Assessed student issues pertaining to depression, anxiety and physical abuse to resolve conflicts between students, peers and teachers.
  • Communicated closely with other counselors to devise programs and activities based on developmental and academic levels.
  • Consulted with and trained highly skilled mental health and medical staff.
  • Provided emergency response in crisis situations to diffuse tensions and prevent violence.
  • Provided comprehensive case management services, including creating treatment plans and connecting clients and families to appropriate resources.
  • Developed service plans in effort to maintain intact families and improve family functioning.
  • Observed and monitored client behavior and responses to treatment.
  • Provided guidance and advice to help cultivate self-esteem and community involvement.
  • Kept abreast of new and developing information in mental health field by regularly attending professional conferences and workshops.
  • Mediated conflicts within families to clarify and resolve underlying issues.
  • Presented case history material to review and discussion with other staff members.
  • Worked collaboratively with other mental health professionals to provide consistent care and minimize diversion.
  • Guided clients in effective therapeutic exercises integrated from Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
  • Directed family-centered, strengths-based, culturally competent and individualized intakes and assessments.
  • Conducted therapeutic individual and family therapy sessions.
  • Recommended treatment protocols such as group therapy or rehabilitation.
  • Connected clients with community service and resource agencies.
  • Developed goal-oriented psychoeducation and activity therapy groups to improve clients' level of functioning.
Pathpoint - Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Specialist
San Luis Obispo, CA, 05/2009 - 06/2014
  • Planned and facilitated needs-based professional learning tools, resources and educational materials to enhance teaching skills.
  • Conducted weekly groups to support teachers in developing positive behavioral tools and skills.
  • Taught Life Management Skills, Coping Skills, Problem solving skills, Conflict Resolution, Parenting, and Anger Management Skills
Pyramid Lake Pauite Tribe - Domestic Violence Counselor
City, STATE, 06/2004 - 09/2005
  • Displayed sensitivity to cultural and linguistic needs of clients and families served.
  • Led educational seminars and lectures at local community mental health centers to expand awareness of mental health symptoms and issues.
  • Provided emergency response in crisis situations to diffuse tensions and prevent violence.
  • Domestic/Child Abuse Prevention Education for children ages 4 -18
  • Community awareness and Education on issues regarding domestic abuse
  • Completed Tribal Community/Police Teams Training

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School Attended
  • Mid America Christian University
  • Texas A&M University - Commerce
  • Cael Albert State College
  • Carl Albert State College
  • Carl Albert State College
Job Titles Held:
  • Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Domestic Violence Counselor
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Arts