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psychiatric technician assistant resume example with 20+ years of experience

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

Psychiatric Technician with over 19 years of experience in the substance abuse and mental health treatment industry. Offering excellent counseling, rapport-building and communication skills with clients and families from diverse backgrounds. Known for having a positive attitude and consistently exceeding performance standards. Enthusiastic mental health eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of Personality Behavior and and training in Crisis Prevention ans safe management. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in medical field.

Skills
  • Summer camp counseling
  • Camper support and assistance
  • Camp schedule management
  • Physician order verification
  • Physician order processing
  • Campground policies
  • Camper supervision
  • On-campus event planning
  • MS Office
  • First Aid/CPR
Work History
Psychiatric Technician Assistant, 08/2000 - Current
Elwyn Wilmington, DE,
  • Recommended continuing care and medications to clients and communicated with family members on treatment and discharge plans
  • Counseled and mentored clients on continue treatment and medication use and life choices
  • Assisted and counseled six patients daily
  • Coordinated with medical Doctors, Nurses and Social Workers professionals to provide appropriate input and effectively formulate and implement treatment plans for patients
  • Took and monitored vital signs, administered medications and managed patient behavior
  • Ensured that clients and families were treated with respect and dignity
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving Spanish cultural and language issues
  • Developed team communications and information for Spanish speaking patients and family meetings
  • Assisted and counseled 23 patients daily
  • Handled many calls per day to address customer inquiries and concerns
  • Handled 12 calls per day to address customer inquiries and concerns
Physician Assistant, Summer Camp, 06/2008 - Current
Merakey Halifax, PA,
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving camper medical issues
  • Supervised camper and team safety by issuing clear directives for ideal behaviors and required monitoring campers and counselors
  • Arranged packed activity schedule with numerous outdoor activities, crafts and learning opportunities
  • Organized field trips to off-site locations such as Yankee Stadium, Citi Field, Bronx Zoos and Playland including handling all scheduling, security planning, meals and medication
  • Planned weekly activities schedule for assigned group and facilitated smooth transitions for on-time arrival
  • Instructed participants on activities' goals, procedures and safety considerations to promote beneficial outcomes for all campers
  • Provided clear instruction to activity and program participants to deliver fun and safety
  • Handled all administrative and business management needs for busy medical needs for camp with as many as 150 children in attendance each summer season
  • Scheduled staff based on personal strengths and coverage requirements
  • Offered campers compassionate support for personal and social issues, helping each develop positive skills for dealing with interpersonal conflicts and medical condition
  • Built and deepened positive relationships with parents, campers and staff
  • Developed team communications and information for patients and family meetings
  • Initiated transfer of patients to emergency department when care needs exceeded level of care available at Camp facility
  • Documented full medical histories, treatment progress and evaluation data in microsoft
Mental Health Technician, 11/2015 - 07/2018
Phelps Memorial Hospital Northwell Health City, STATE,
  • Supported patients needing medical care to relieve patient anxiety and promote positive outcomes
  • Attended therapeutic educational group meetings and supported patients with guidance from RN or psychiatric and Social Worker medical professional
  • Assisted with patient restraint and seclusion scenarios to create safe environment for patient and medical personnel
  • Accompanied new patients to unit and recorded vital signs to establish baseline record upon facility arrival
  • Performed scheduled patient safety checks and documented results to establish patients' well-being
  • Applied de-escalation and limit-setting techniques to promote patient cooperation
  • Escorted patients from unit to meals, activities and visitation areas to maintain standard of safety and security
  • Applied interventions when necessary, including clients wanting to leave against medical advice (AMA)
  • Recommended continuing care and medications to clients and communicated with family members on treatment and discharge plans
  • Assisted and counseled 12 patients daily
  • Attended therapeutic educational group meetings and supported patients with guidance from RN or Psychiatric medical professional
Education
Bachelor of Science: Healthcare Administration, Expected in 05/2021
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Felician University School of Business - Rutherford Campus One Felician Way Rutherford, NJ ,
GPA:
Status -
  • Dean's List Fall 2019
  • Minored in Human Resources Management
  • Received Scholarship student achievement by awarding transfer scholarships
  • Professional development completed in Designing Your Life
  • Member of Healthcare Administracion Business Club
Associate of Arts: Counseling Psychology, Expected in 12/2018
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Bronx Community College of The City University of New York - Bronx, NY,
GPA:
Status -
  • Dean's List Fall 2019
  • Minored in Human Resources Management
  • Received Scholarship student achievement by awarding transfer scholarships
  • Professional development completed in Designing Your Life
  • Member of Healthcare Administracion Business Club
  • Continuing education in Healthcare Administration
  • Graduated with 3.8 GPA
Certifications
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (340752670496E)
  • EKG Technician
  • Phlebotomist Technician
  • Home Health Aide.
  • Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI)
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Planning for the needs of Children in Disasters (FEMA)
  • DHS Human Trafficking Awarness (FEMA)

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Felician University School of Business
  • Bronx Community College of The City University of New York

Job Titles Held:

  • Psychiatric Technician Assistant
  • Physician Assistant, Summer Camp
  • Mental Health Technician

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Arts

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