Sample Trauma Counsellor Resume

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Christopher West
3631 Glenwood Avenue
Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
(111) 425-6568
[email]

Job Objective A well organized Trauma Counsellor seeking a job in your company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in providing counseling, support and advocacy services to clients suffering from trauma
  • Profound knowledge of crisis intervention and substance abuse concepts
  • Outstanding knowledge of occupational trauma and stress debriefing services
  • Familiarity with company’s policy and philosophy regarding working environment
  • Ability to interact with staff, funding partners and community service providers, in a positive manner
  • Ability to prepare and maintain correct and timely records, as needed

Professional Experience:

Trauma Counsellor
Vidant Medical Center, Warrensville Heights, OH
August 2012 – Present

Responsibilities:

  • Interviewed individuals and their families and performed their psychosocial behavioral assessments.
  • Evaluated social and emotional needs of clients and developed rehabilitation plan accordingly.
  • Delivered appropriate counseling and provided effective support groups to clients.
  • Planned and executed outreach activities to obtain necessary resources for clients.
  • Prepared, maintained, and provided accurate and timely records as needed.
  • Built and maintained strong professional relationships with all funding and community partners.

Trauma Counsellor
Wheeler Clinic, Warrensville Heights, OH
May 2009 – July 2012

Responsibilities:

  • Addressed emotional issues of clients and delivered grief-based counseling, effectively.
  • Organized and conducted stress-debriefing sessions, for individuals and groups.
  • Identified, obtained, and linked clients with appropriate community resources.
  • Oversaw and assisted with client-specific discharge planning activities.
  • Prepared, updated, and maintained all client records and progress notes, accurately.
  • Developed and maintained positive relationship with various community resources.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids, MI

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