mental health technician resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Reliable Hospital Corpsman with 10+ years of medical care experience, including administering medication and vaccinations, phlebotomy and emergent care. Well-versed in communicating complex concepts to patients while maintaining structure and organization in high-pressure situations. Eager to foster corporate mission through hard work and commitment to patient care.

Dedicated Mental Health Technician (Team Lead) with impressive mental health expertise. Delivered exceptional patient support in military-based treatment facility and contributed to many patients' status improvements. Superb communications skills and compassionate nature enabled positive outcomes in challenging environment.

  • Patient Assessments
  • Psychiatric Disorders
  • Charting and Clinical Documentation
  • Excellent Customer Service Skills
  • Administrative Support
  • Patient Intervention
  • Nursing Assistance
  • Group Therapy
  • Psychotropic Drug Administration
  • Medical Histories and Vital Statistics
  • Admitting and Discharging
  • Inpatient Treatment
  • Domestic Violence Assistance
  • Observe Behaviors
Work History
Mental Health Technician, 02/2021 - 02/2022
Memorial Health Jacksonville, IL, San Diego, CA
  • Performed scheduled patient safety checks and documented results to establish patients' well-being.
  • Observed patient behaviors and mental status and notified RN of unusual or potentially dangerous occurrences.
  • Identified behaviors that necessitated intervention and obtained assistance from qualified personnel to complete intervention.
  • Applied de-escalation and limit-setting techniques to promote patient cooperation.
  • Supported patients needing medical care to relieve patient anxiety and promote positive outcomes.
  • Assisted with patient restraint and seclusion scenarios to create safe environment for patient and medical personnel.
  • Helped patients with meals, activities of daily living (ADLs) and facility transfers to promote security and patient well-being.
  • Escorted patients from unit to meals, activities and visitation areas to maintain standard of safety and security.
  • Engaged with colleagues in treatment team meetings to promote positive patient treatment outcomes.
  • Participated in continuous quality improvement and performance improvement activities to enhance effectiveness and increase knowledge.
  • Charted on each patient daily.
  • Attended therapeutic educational group meetings and supported patients with guidance from RN Psychologist medical professional.
  • Treated clients and families with respect and dignity.
  • Took and monitored vital signs, administered medications and managed patient behavior.
  • Counseled and mentored clients on substance use and life choices.
  • Coordinated with medical and paramedical professionals to provide appropriate input and effectively formulate and implement treatment plans for patients.
  • Assessed clients upon admission and discharge to detox; took blood draws for labs.
  • Recommended continuing care and medications to clients and communicated with family members on treatment and discharge plans.
  • Administered PPD and IM injections according to protocol.
  • Assisted and counseled 3 patients on focused care while generally monitoring ward of 15-30 patients daily.
Logistics Specialist, 02/2018 - 01/2021
Facebook Northridge, CA, San Diego, CA
  • Coordinated incoming and outgoing shipments to maintain schedules.
  • Tracked supply, equipment and product inventory quantities to maintain necessary levels.
  • Issued timely and accurate responses to both internal and external inquiries.
  • Tracked and managed transfer paperwork such as packing lists.
  • Managed and tracked package transfers such as bills of lading, delivery receipts, packing lists and load tags.
  • Coordinated with freight forwarder to provide vendor shipping details and obtain shipping updates.
  • Collaborated with shipping department staff to facilitate smooth materials returns to correct vendors.
  • Used in-house tracking system to schedule shipments of goods to customer warehouses.
  • Oversaw every phase of supply chain, from purchase order to delivery to invoicing, targeting 100% end-user satisfaction.
  • Reported emergencies, weather delays and carrier schedule changes to customers and supervisors.
  • Validated inventory levels and updated systems using handheld devices.
  • Reviewed pricing structures and conducted negotiations to obtain favorable rates and conditions.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Unloaded materials and goods at designated locations for best project availability.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Wrapped pallets in plastic wrap and attached merchandise tags to prepare for shipping.
  • Removed orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
  • Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
  • Received cargo by lifting and moving it using hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Communicated with floor managers to determine merchandise placement.
  • Used strapping and bracing techniques combined with proper balancing to prevent load shifting.
  • Changed out forklift batteries and connected batteries to battery charger.
  • Inspected equipment for defects and performed repairs or maintenance tasks.
  • Manually counted Number of picked and packaged orders for any loss.
  • Verified functionality of forklifts through performance of preventive maintenance and effective troubleshooting of malfunctions.
  • Updated daily logs with production data such as weights, destinations and delivery times to keep management current on team activities.
  • Monitored area for pedestrian and vehicular traffic while operating various types of equipment.
Hospital Corpsman, 01/2015 - 01/2018
Naval Hospital Okinawa City, STATE, Okinawa, Japan
  • Worked as part of team of physicians, nurses or other healthcare professionals to manage patient care by assisting with medical procedures or related duties.
  • Educated patients about procedures, answered questions and provided comforting words to control anxiety and enhance procedure results.
  • Documented observations and baseline measurements in medical records.
  • Adhered to strict infection control measures and verified proper cleaning and sanitation of respiratory equipment prior to each use.
  • Optimized machinery and obtained consistent, accurate results through proper equipment calibration.
  • Setup oxygen, CPAP and BiPAP machines for patients requiring breathing treatments.
  • Checked patient identifying information against records to uphold strict security, safety and regulatory standards.
  • Gathered, charted and analyzed patient history data and discussed key points with clinicians.
  • Questioned patients about medical backgrounds to obtain accurate health history data and optimize treatment plans.
  • Collected, evaluated and set up both sterile and non-sterile surgical supplies, instruments and equipment.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on proper ways to use breathing apparatuses at home.
  • Conducted patient assessments and reviewed physician instructions to develop and implement tailored respiratory therapy care plans based on individual requirements.
  • Provided emergency care such as artificial respiration, external cardiac massage or assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • Met with nursing team members and assessed patient medical records, making appropriate changes to respiratory care and therapy to enhance outcomes.
  • Made emergency visits to resolve equipment problems.
Hospital Corpsman, 09/2013 - 12/2014
Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune City, STATE, Jacksonville, NC
  • Provided leadership, delegation and exceptional medical service in high-pressure situations.
  • Administered medical care for range of conditions and basic health concerns.
  • Provided emergency medical care and conducted physical exams and interviews to gain medical history and relevant health data.
  • Rendered emergency medical treatment and administered immunization programs.
  • Transported sick and injured and conducted preliminary physical examinations.
  • Filled prescriptions and maintained pharmacy stock.
  • Assisted 365 Marines in returning to full duty, cutting downtime and expenses.
  • Evaluated injured or ill persons to determine nature and extent of concerns.
  • Learned new techniques to better serve patients' needs.
  • Prioritized medical procedures based on severity of concern and available resources.
  • Stabilized serious and critical patients for transport to medical facilities with advanced care teams.
  • Followed decontamination and mandatory reporting procedures when dealing with infectious individuals.
  • Conveyed information about conditions and field treatments given to medical facility staff.
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Orange Coast College - Costa Mesa, CA
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Utah Valley University - Orem, UT
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Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1999
Aliso Niguel High School - Aliso Viejo, CA
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School Attended

  • Orange Coast College
  • Utah Valley University
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Aliso Niguel High School

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  • Mental Health Technician
  • Logistics Specialist
  • Hospital Corpsman
  • Hospital Corpsman


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  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • High School Diploma

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