marriage and family therapist intern resume example with 3+ years of experience

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

A dedicated, professional and compassionate AMFT with experience working with children, adolescents and adults. Motivated to empower clients through development of healthy communication skills and coping strategies. A very adept and attuned listener and team-player eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Experienced in department of mental health standards and paperwork. Providing therapeutic support to various age groups, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds.

  • Microsoft suite
  • Avatar
  • Vsee (Secure group video calls)
  • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Case management proficiency
  • Group psychotherapy experience
  • Active Listening
  • Cultural Sensitivity
Work History
06/2021 to 05/2022 Marriage and Family Therapist, Intern Conejo Valley Unified School District | Thousand Oaks, CA,
  • Participated in multi-disciplinary team to review client cases, treatment approaches, clinical issues, client progress, and treatment recommendations; and to prepare and present progress reports.
  • Participated in development of individual and group treatment plans designed to address mental, emotional, and family disorders and dysfunction.
  • Co-facilitated DBT groups to provide psychoeducation and increase insight into maladaptive coping mechanisms.
  • Co-facilitated Spanish groups to help clients with their depression, anxiety, and self-esteem.
  • Prepared and maintained clinical case histories for use in diagnostic evaluations and record client treatment progress.
  • Coordinated continuity of care and other treatment related services with caseworkers, community, and healthcare workers.
  • Shadowed assessments of clients to develop treatment and recovery plans.
  • Maintained progress notes for all clients to ensure proper documentation of session content and interventions.
  • Performed intensive casework services with adult clients through individual and group sessions.
  • Maintained cooperative professional relationships with local community agencies significant to continuum of care for clients.
  • Coordinated continuity of care and other treatment related services with caseworkers and supervisor.
06/2019 to 06/2021 Health Educator Community Health Center Of Buffalo | Buffalo, NY,
  • Provided health and wellness education to patients with different cultural backgrounds.
  • Planed and implemented programs and treatments specifically designed to address patient's needs.
  • Performed intakes to adults and adolescents to helped them improve with their nutrition and mental health.
  • Provided individual and group mental health workshops to patients in coping skills, self-esteem, anxiety, and depression.
  • Promoted available resources and connected individuals with services.
  • Helped programs improve outreach efforts and results with fresh designs for educational materials and visual aids.
08/2018 to 06/2019 Mental Health Promoter Los Angeles County Department Of Mental Health | City, STATE,
  • Used community networks to deliver mental health presentations and bring resources to parents and families.
  • Delivered mental health workshops in Spanish and English to shared knowledge and resources to reduce stigma about mental health in private and public sectors using empowerment and strength-based training approach.
  • Disseminated general mental health information, both verbally and through literature, at health fairs, resource fairs, cultural events, and other outreach opportunities.
  • Worked collaboratively in several multidisciplinary team with social workers, case managers, and marriage and family therapists to facilitate, address, and investigate high profiles cases and client complaints.
  • Made appropriate referrals to ensure clients safety and provided adequate care.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Performed duties in accordance with applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Completed necessary reports and documentation on time and to specifications.
Expected in 06/2022 to to Master of Science | Marriage and Family Therapy Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA GPA:
Expected in 06/2012 to to Bachelor of Arts | Media Production Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI GPA:
Expected in 06/2010 to to Associate of Liberal Arts Degree | Liberal Arts And General Studies Community Christian College , Sun Valley, CA, GPA:
Native or Bilingual

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Calvin College
  • Community Christian College

Job Titles Held:

  • Marriage and Family Therapist, Intern
  • Health Educator
  • Mental Health Promoter


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Associate of Liberal Arts Degree

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: