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Marriage and Family Therapists work with couples and families and help them improve their relationships. These professionals assist clients in solving conflicts, getting to know each other better, overcoming trauma, reducing behavioral problems, and finding solutions to family issues. Based on our collection of sample resumes, essential skills for this position are empathy, counseling experience, patience, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a professional demeanor. A degree in psychology or psychotherapy and licensure are common experience in Marriage and Family Therapists resumes.

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Marriage and Family Therapist

Provided clinical therapy for 13 children/week from diverse backgrounds (including Latino and Afro-American) ages 2-5 daily using cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma based therapy and the "Incredible Years" curriculum.

  • Created and implemented goals and daily plans specifically designed to meet the needs of children with behavioral, emotional, and social problems (worked with diagnoses including Anxiety, PTSD from witnessing domestic violence, FAS, child abuse, disruptive bx disorder, and reactive attachment disorder) that included play therapy, CBT, social skills training, coping skills and token economy rewards system.
  • Developed at home plans and psycho-education with parents and families of clients on a monthly basis
  • Participated in weekly group and individual supervision
  • CBI self-defense trained and trained in the incredible years evidenced based practice
  • Trained in and implemented electronic DMH and medi-cal paperwork including initial assessments, goals, CCCP and progress notes
  • Utilized assessment tools such as FAS screenings, ASQ's and sensory needs for cts.
  • Employee of Distinction (The Help Group, July 2014)
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Clinical Psychology
Early Education Teaching Credentials
2

Marriage and Family Therapist Intern

Provided intensive individual, family, group therapy, and case management for SED children ages 5-14.

  • Conducted assessments to identify the cause of the problem for individuals and families and determine appropriate placement and/or provided resources to assist the family's needs.
  • Implemented treatment plans, utilized review, and other case planning activities.
  • Performed detailed patient record documentation with knowledge of DMH paperwork.
  • Provided twenty-four hour telephone crisis consultation for clients and families.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
History
MA
Psychology, Emphasis
3

Marriage and Family Therapist

Worked with adults presenting various diagnoses such as: major depression disorder, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

  • Worked with youth from 5 years of age to 17 years of age using play therapy techniques and art therapy
  • Provided family therapy to low income families using behavioral therapy techniques, solution focused techniques and multi systems approach.
  • Completed quarterly treatment plans to comply with OMH regulations
  • Administered psychosocial evaluations
  • Collaborated with psychiatrists and Nurse Practitioners in case planning
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Was Psychology
MA
Psych Studies
4

Marriage and Family Therapist/clinical Chaplain

Worked in General and Emergency Pediatrics, Adult Intensive Care and Adult Rehabilitation Units.

  • Provided crisis intervention by identifying situations and developing interventions.
  • Helped families better understand a family member's illness and worked with them to develop coping skills.
  • Offered spiritual counseling.
  • Achieved excellent reviews in over 95% of clients whereby they requested repeat services.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Social Work / Ba
MS
Marriage And Family Therapy
5

Marriage and Family Therapist

Provided evidence-based [company name], group and family therapy, and therapeutic intervention to clients in school/community/home settings, while maintaining financial viability of the program.

  • Responded to crisis occurring in school and home setting.
  • Completed, submitted and verified accuracy of paperwork including clinical and psychosocial initial assessments, treatment plans, therapy notes, and other required clinical documentation for all services provided, while maintaining PQI standards as set forth by the SBS Administrators.
  • Coordinated with clinical supervisor and provided clinical consultation to Behavior Specialist.
  • Attended meetings and provided consultation to, and advocated for clients with schools, participated in CST/IEP meetings, coordinated services with community agencies, and cooperated with other providers to meet client and client system needs.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Psychology
MS
Marriage And Family Counseling
6

Marriage and Family Therapist

Assisted children, adolescent, individual, family and couple clientele in their time of need.

  • Attended biweekly supervision with an AAMFT approved supervisor to discuss caseload.
  • Provided therapy to a caseload of up to 8 clients.
  • Completed weekly progress notes and quarterly treatment plans.
  • Provided training on Cultural Competence.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Psychology And Spanish
MA
Master of Arts
7

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

  • Maintained patient records by successfully utilizing practice management software.
  • Promptly updated patient visit histories; created and submitted HFCA claims for most recent patient sessions.
  • Applied patient co-pay; administered the insurance payment and adjustment amounts indicated by explanation-of-benefits statements.
  • Monitored the accounts receivable by generating electronic aging detail reports.
  • Corrected errors in payment information to reduce irregularities in patient account balances.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Film And Electronics
Film
8

Marriage and Family Therapist

Provide individual Dialectical Behavioral Therapy per the Behavioral Tech model to adults and adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety disorders and Borderline Personality Disorder as well as Eating and Substance Abuse disorders

  • Successfully developed and implemented a group that integrates DBT and Art Therapy to treat Binge Eating Disorder
  • Effective during suicidal crises
  • Proficient in Cognitive Behavioral and Art interventions
  • Successful with Individual and Couples counseling to the LGBTQ community
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Biology
MA
Counseling Psychology
MA
Art Therapy
9

Marriage and Family Therapist

  • Completed graduate school internship under licensed Marriage & Family Therapist Supervisor
  • Conducted family, couples and individual therapy addressing the immediate needs of clients, including life skills training, relapse prevention, coping skills, self esteem development, goal setting, and the development of concrete treatment plans
  • Counseled couples to assess poor relationship dynamics by evaluating their family of origin through the genogram tool
  • Provided crisis intervention by helping clients find specialized therapists
  • Conferred with experts in child psychology to determine the best long term solution, while maintaining open communication lines
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology / Counseling / Training
MA
Pastoral Counseling
Marriage And Family Therapy
10

Marriage and Family Therapist

Provide therapeutic intervention services to children, adolescents, and adults (parenting) using individual, family, and group treatment modalities

  • Perform comprehensive assessments to include clients strengths, needs, and overall functioning at both the micro and macro levels.
  • Work with transdisciplinary team, including pediatrician, occupational therapist, speech therapist, psychiatrist, public health nurse, and pediatric neurodevelopmental psychologist in developing and carrying out comprehensive treatment plans
  • Provide case management services to clients through the beginning, middle, and end stages of treatment. This included linking the client with community resources and social supports
  • Provided 24-hour crisis intervention.
  • Advocated at the county level for father engagement strategies
  • Facilitate fathers groups in community and drug rehabilitation facilities
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
MS
Psychology

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