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Psychotherapists help their clients overcome emotional distress and behavioral issues. The treatment they provide is non-medical, and the most common work activities of a Psychotherapist include encouraging clients to talk about their problems, assessing condition, taking notes, suggesting solutions, and reinforcing positive feelings and behaviors. Based on our collection of example resumes, these professionals need to demonstrate professional demeanor, counseling expertise, compassion, excellent interpersonal skills, discretion, and organization. Employers select resumes with a psychology degree and approved psychotherapy training.

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Psychotherapist

Provided psychotherapy for a variety of patients with a variety of disabilities, utilizing various theories, including individuals, couples and families

  • Provided clinical assessments
  • Wrote treatment plans and established therapeutic goals collaboratively with the patient, and periodically reviewed them with for progress with the same
  • Utilized the DSM 5 for diagnosing psychiatric disabilities
  • Provided patient education and recommended various materials to assist the client in their goal towards wellness
  • Provided caseload management activities, included coordination of services with other agencies
  • Maintained professional licensure and participated in frequent/regular training to keep skills up-to-date. Recent trainings have included 3 out of the 6 necessary classes for Substance Abuse certification
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Science
2

PSYCHOTHERAPIST & BEHAVIORAL MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT

Provided training & clinical consulting services for clients including: [company name]., Longview Associates, Health Association EAP, Nassau Boces, Tampa IIB, Financial Assistance Foundation, Eileen Fischer Company, Planned Parenthood, Hidalgo Health Associates EAP, Inova EAP, Terrap New York, St. Josephs College, Centerpoint EAP, Aurora EAP, Cornell Cooperative Extension, EASE EAP, Kalaf & Associates, Inc.

  • Provided EAP services to Nassau Boces employees including clinical assessments, treatment plans, & referrals
  • Coordinated emergency response activities for The Health Assoc. EAP after the Sept. 11, 2001 WTC Disaster.
  • Provided CISD services for an EAP client customer following a bank robbery.
  • Trained employees on topics such as Stress Management, Sexual Harassment Prevention & Workplace Violence
  • Recruited key personnel for client company & provided consulting solutions during reorganization process
  • Facilitated focus groups and brainstorming sessions to evaluate ideas for; revenue generation, education and other program development, identify new sources for recruiting, and marketing to increase program utilization
Candidate Info
40
years in
workforce
25
years
at this job
BS
Business Management & Communications
MA
Master of Arts
MS
Organizational Management
3

Staff Psychotherapist

An urban community services organization with 250 employees specializing in providing primary care, methadone, mental health treatment, transitional housing programs, vocational education and HIV/AIDS care

  • Provided mental health services to the Ambulatory Treatment Program and The Women's Center. Provided individual therapy and psycho-education to Womens Center clients (depression, anxiety, PTSD, loss/grief, sexual abuse and anger management)
  • Conducted weekly anger management group for 10 - 15 females for twenty-four weeks
  • Performed psychosocial assessments and maintained computerized clinical documentation and chart integrity for more than 20 clients
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
C
Multidimensional Family Therapy
BA
Sociology / English
MS
Clinical
4

Social Worker/psychotherapist

  • Provided assessment and treatment in a multi-disciplinary mental health agency with a diverse caseload of 20-25 adult patients and 5 child and adolescent patients.
  • Conducted psychosocial and intake assessments for new clients, provided referrals and concrete services
  • Consulted with psychiatrists and other team members
  • Developed and implemented comprehensive individual treatment plans
  • Practiced a variety of modalities and interventions based on client need, including cognitive-behavioral interventions, mindfulness, grief/bereavement counseling, psycho-education, stress reduction & healthy coping strategies
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Music
MA
Social Work
5

Psychotherapist

Psychotherapist

  • Provided clinical assessments, family, individual, adolescent and child psychotherapy, crisis interventions with at-risk youth and families from diverse ethno-cultural and racial backgrounds.
  • Worked with patients presenting wide range of conditions, including physical and mental abuse, family issues, issues pertaining to assimilation, acculturation, and behavioral disorders.
  • Provide individual and family psychotherapy services to culturally-diverse children and adolescents ages 12-18 diagnosed with attention disorders, anxiety, depression and bereavement.
  • Developed and implemented mental, emotional, behavioral short-term and long-term goals in collaboration with the client using various modalities for treatment.
  • Provided individual, structured play therapy and art therapy for children.
  • Cultivated and nurtured positive, productive relationships with clients, families, and community providers to promote effective coordination of resources.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Sociology / Anthropology And Environmental Studies
MA
Latin American And Caribbean Studies
MA
Secondary Social Studies Education
6

Psychotherapist

  • Maintained a caseload of school aged, teenage, and young adult males.
  • Provided treatment to adults experiencing depression, anxiety & relationship and professional problems.
  • Provided therapy to individuals who experienced physical abuse, involved in the criminal justice system, with substance abuse issues, and individuals with multiple mental health issues.
  • Developed specialization in working with young men in their mid-teens up through early adulthood. Other populations included children and their families who experienced abuse or neglect.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Clinical Social Work
MA
Master of Arts
7

Staff Psychotherapist

Provided individual and family therapy for adults and children diagnosed with a variety of mental illnesses, from major depression to schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder.

  • Prepared treatment plans, progress notes and discharge planning.
  • Worked in collaboration with staff psychiatrists and Medical Director.
  • Designed and implemented staff development program on issues of cultural sensitivity, domestic violence and anger management.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AAS
Human Services
BA
Education
BA
Human Services
8

Psychotherapist

Implemented and ran the hospital's art therapy program

  • Provided therapy (individual, group, and family) to children and adolescents diagnosed with complex medical and emotional and/or behavioral problems
  • Collaborated with team members to optimize treatment
  • Presented in-service programs on creative therapy and facilitated team-building activities for staff
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Art Therapy
BFA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
MS
Art Therapy & Counseling
9

Psychotherapist

Psychotherapist

  • Provided outpatient therapy to children and adults with major mental illnesses
  • Conducted intakes and diagnose clients during the intake process
  • Used different forms of intervention to best help clients
  • Provided treatment plans for clients to give them measurable goals and outcomes
  • Documented client progress through weekly progress notes
  • Assessed and provide crisis intervention for various scenarios
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Social Science
MA
Master of Arts
10

Psychotherapist

Provide individual and family therapy for children, teens, and young adults. Develop individual treatment plan for each assigned client.

  • Maintain documentation in record/chart of assigned clients that is necessary to meet State Regulatory Standards.
  • Submit all documentation pertaining to the billing for treatment services in a timely fashion, and assure that correct and updated information regarding insurance coverage is available.
  • Provide referral assistance as needed.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychological And Social Sciences
MS
Counseling And Human Relations W
MA
Master of Arts

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