Sample Mental Health Counselor Resume

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Freddie Colvin
2625 Raccoon Run
Seattle, WA 98161

Job Objective To obtain a challenging position as a Mental Health Counselor to help people in enhancing their potential.

Work Experience:

  • Mental Health Counselor, 2006 to Present
  • Princeton House Behavioral Health, Princeton, NJ
  • Conducted psychological tests.
  • Counseled and supported people on a wide range of mental health issues.
  • Conducted various programs and services to promote optimum mental health.
  • Evaluated patients for risk of suicide attempts.
  • Assisted patients deal with self-esteem issues, suicidal impulses, addictions, substance abuse and stress management.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Strong convincing skills
  • Immense ability to identify pathological signs and symptoms
  • Wide knowledge of research methods in psychology
  • Broad knowledge of family therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, grief counseling and group counseling
  • Excellent knowledge of therapeutic techniques such as depression, stress, addiction, substance abuse and suicidal impulses


B.S. in Psychology, 2004, Cornell University
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing Certification, 2006, Florida State University

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