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Professional Counselors are employed by various organizations such as schools or colleges and are responsible for helping students or employees improve their performance. Regular resume examples for this job showcase duties like performing primary assessments, making improvement suggestions, monitoring progress, and updating records. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, training abilities, counseling expertise, empathy, and basic computer skills. Employers usually require a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.

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Licensed Professional Counselor

Provide center based individual and family counseling services to children and families

  • Recognized as asset to the program during federal audit
  • Child social-emotional and behavior consultation which led to program wide training in therapeutic limit setting as a standard for discipline in the classroom environment
  • Established trusting relationships with teachers in order to advocate for more accurate representations of children in the educational setting
  • Successfully advocated for children who were victims of abuse
  • Experience in crisis counseling including with individuals threatening suicide
  • Managerial experience of assessment team to provide yearly screenings for all enrolled children
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Community Counseling
MA
Counseling
2

Licensed Professional Counselor Intern

Conduct individual and group counseling with graduate and professional students.

  • Manage counseling hotline and e-mail and respond to students seeking mental health assistance.
  • Established and implemented Counseling Services on campus for the University.
  • Designed counseling intake forms and related counseling documents for UNTHSC Student Affairs.
  • Designed Counseling Services website for UNTHSC Student Affairs.
  • Interfaced and networked with outside counseling agencies.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Play Therapy, Child / Adolescent Counseling
BS
Psychology
MS
Counseling
3

Licensed Professional Counselor

  • Specialize in working with adolescent girls with histories of depression, anxiety, trauma, truancy, eating disorders, abuse and self-harm
  • Provide psychotherapy to children, teenagers and young adults, incorporating family therapy and parental coaching
  • Encourage healing through a holistic approach by modifying sleep patterns, exercise regimes, diet choices, social support and medication
  • Experience working with children ages 3-18 with reactive attachments, sensory processing challenges, social skill deficits, phobias, and ADHD utilizing cognitive-behavioral techniques, behavioral modification, relationship building & homework
  • Lead weekly groups for adolescent girls incorporating yoga, meditation & mindfulness, visualization, role play & journaling
  • Provide ongoing communication, support & insight with client’s caretakers
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Counseling Psychology
4

Licensed Professional Counselor

  • Counseling with individuals, families and groups to treat both mental and emotional disorders
  • Assists in completing intake assessments and diagnostic formulations as needed.
  • Provides individual and small group training in living skills
  • Responds to crisis or potential crisis situations and ensures the appropriate level of care through the coordination of services or the provision of community support services
  • Provide individual, family, and group rehabilitation sessions. Evaluate progress of counseling session, solicit feedback from consumer(s), and consult with colleagues and team leaders when dealing with unfamiliar/uncomfortable issues
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
BA
Psychology W
MS
Family Studies
MS
Counseling / Psychology
5

Professional Counselor - Clinical Resident

  • Diagnostic assessment that includes gathering complete psychosocial background, mental status exam, multi-axial diagnosis, and administration of the HTP, Bender Gestalt, Draw-a-Family projective tests and the WRAT
  • Provide individual and couples counseling (in-office and home-based) for children, adolescents, and adults
  • Render case management services by working with foster agencies, children's services, and adult advocacy services for clients
  • Administer, score, and interpret the Conner's 3, Conner's CPT, BASC II, SASSI-3, SOCRATES, BDI, BAI, and BHS
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Accountancy
MA
Health Care Administration
6

Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

Communicate with clients and identify their physical, mental, and emotional conditions.

  • Assess clients' needs, abilities or behavior using a variety of methods, including psychometric tests, interviews and direct observation of behavior.
  • Administer and interpret psychological assessment and testing under the supervision of a Licensed Psychologist.
  • Construct counseling reports that demonstrate knowledge of human behavior and methods for diagnosis and treatment of behavioral or emotional disorders.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Human Sciences
MA
Marriage And Family Therapy
7

Licensed Professional Counselor

Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.

  • Assess patients for risk of suicide attempts.
  • Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships.
  • Counsel clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
  • Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
  • Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical experience and knowledge.
  • Refer patients, clients, or family members to community resources or to specialists as necessary.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling programs on clients' progress in resolving identified problems and moving towards defined objectives.
  • Learn about new developments in counseling by reading professional literature, attending courses and seminars, or establishing and maintaining contact with other social service agencies.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
College Preparation
BS
Health Science
MA
Mental Health Counseling

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