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ARVIND RAWAT

Contact: 999999999 | E-Mail: [email protected]


An Accomplished Mental Health Counselor

Seasoned mental health counselor with XX years of experience in behavioral monitoring, psychological testing, research methods, rehabilitation techniques, and psychometrics; strength in performing diagnostic testing and delivering appropriate therapies

Proven track record of effective results and positive outcomes with clients; compassionate, understanding, and friendly demeanor when working with challenging clients in any situation


PROFILE SUMMARY

  • Outstanding knowledge of principles of psychology and mental health and expertise in implementing many types of behavioral and counseling therapies; competencies in administering and interpreting psychological tests and developing intervention programs to adjust behavior
  • Ability to provide individual counseling services or facilitate group therapy sessions in a positive and effective manner; strong sense of integrity when dealing with clients and a commitment to keeping information confidential when necessary; excellent oral communicator and compassionate listener when discussing details of individual cases with clients and family members
  • Gained significant knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders
  • Excellent knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical and mental dysfunctions, and for career counseling and guidance; knowledge of group behavior and dynamics, societal trends and influences, human migrations, ethnicity, cultures and their history and origins
  • Ability to give full attention to what other people are saying, take time to understand the points being made, and ask questions as appropriate; patient, detail-oriented and very easy to communicate with; compassionate, understanding, and friendly demeanor when working with challenging clients in any situation

ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since MM YY | XYZ Ltd, Delhi | Mental Health Counselors
Key Result Areas:
  • Assess patients’ mental health conditions by conferring with them and their families
  • Counsel patients with emphasis on promoting mental health
  • Help patients deal with addictions and substance abuse
  • Manage patients’ problems with self-esteem and mental and emotional growth
  • Encourage clients to vent their feelings and discuss problems openly
  • Collect and record patient information by interviewing them
  • Develop and implement treatment plans based on clinical insight
  • Refer patients to community resources or other healthcare specialists
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling programs and modify accordingly
  • Conduct counseling sessions with the patients and understand their metal issues and health problems
  • Meet family members of the patients and get history of the patient and their behavioral changes and other problems associated with them
  • Record all the collected information and study the maintained documents and analyze them to suggest proper treatment procedures; determine the needs of the patients and the reason behind their mental problems
  • Plan and give proper treatment in the form of counseling and some medications and provide them mental support
  • Record the progress in health of the patient and plan for alternative treatment methods in case the previous treatments are not proving to be successful
  • Conduct counseling sessions in schools and communities and help people tackle common mental problems and stress
  • Plan workshops in schools and colleges so that they can come-up with their problems to get group counseling sessions
  • Interview clients to obtain information regarding their medical history, background, and issues
  • Create and maintain an up-to-date client profile to effectively track patient treatment process
  • Proffer recommendations and solutions to address health issues such as depression, stress, suicide impulse, and anger
  • Liaise with the families of patients to monitor and assist patients through the recovery process
  • Assist clients to take appropriate decisions concerning their career, marriage, and relationship
  • Refer clients to psychiatrics or psychologists for proper medical attention
  • Organize group/personal counseling sessions to advise and assist individual(s) struggling with dependencies or adjusting to harsh circumstances; track the progress of treatment to determine the need for plan adjustment
  • Develop and implement treatment plans/procedures effective in resolving patients’ issues
  • Help clients cultivate skills and coping mechanisms necessary in overcoming their challenges
Key Highlights:
  • Any existing systems/ processes streamlined???? Results obtained????
  • Major assignments handled????
  • Any unique initiative taken to improve customer satisfaction level???? Any major accounts/clients handled???
  • Awards/appreciation letters received???? Other relevant achievements????
MM YY – MM YY | ABCD Ltd, Delhi | Mental Health Counselor
Key Result Areas:
  • Developed a treatment plan for clients based on diagnosed condition, family input, client conversations, and other lifestyle aspects
  • Used cognitive behavioral therapy techniques to address mental health conditions and improve patient outcomes during a crisis
  • Implemented treatment plans that resulted in a more than 90 percent success rate, based on survey results six months after completing the program
  • Offered counseling services for patients struggling with substance abuse issues and worked with families to help support and treat individual behaviors
  • Advocated for clients to assist with additional supplementary services beyond the counselor’s office, such as medication, social services, and housing help
  • Opened a free community center counseling office for local citizens without health insurance to address crisis situations; monitored and regulated the intake/use of medication by patients
  • Carried out assessments to evaluate the effectiveness of counseling programs in resolving patients’ problems
  • Organize programs to educate the community on ways to improve mental health conditions
Key Highlights:
  • Any existing systems/ processes streamlined???? Results obtained????
  • Major assignments handled????
  • Any unique initiative taken to improve customer satisfaction level???? Any major accounts/clients handled???
  • Awards/appreciation letters received???? Other relevant achievements????

EDUCATION

YYYY Master of Science in Counseling from ABC College, Delhi

TECHNICAL PURVIEW

  • MS Office – Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Internet Applications

PERSONAL DETAILS

Date of Birth: 01st October 1981 | Languages Known: English & Hindi

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