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Paula Fletcher



Rochester , New York (555) 983-1310Paula.Fletcher@email.com

Professional Summary

Caring, dedicated mental health professional with eight years of clinical experience seeks a Psychologist position to apply professional skills in diagnosing, counseling and supporting patients to overcome their struggles and improve their wellbeing.

Skills

  • Proficiency in diagnosing DSM-5 conditions

  • Verbal and written communication skills

  • Time management

  • Case management

Work History

  • Provide psychological evaluation and treatment for 80+ patients in the pediatric unit.

  • Identify and monitor the psychological status of high-risk patients, use evidence-based methods for evaluation and refer patients to a more intensive level of care if necessary.

  • Collect patient information through tests, observations and interviews. Use the collected patient data to structure care plans that target the specific mental blocks or traumas of patients. On average, hospital patient survey findings on my patients show a 94% satisfaction score.

  • Teach medical students and residents in pediatrics, and supervise intern psychologists. Develop programs for individual and group therapy treatments that have received several commendations from the hospital.

  • Managed 40+ patients with substance abuse problems and provided mental health assessments and treatments.

  • Worked with patients to identify the psychological factors that caused, influenced or triggered their addiction to substances.

  • Developed patient-centered treatment plans customized to the unique needs of patients using professional expertise and evidence-based practice.

  • Worked closely with patients during the recovery period and taught skills that prevented relapses.

  • Developed assessment methods for several different patient populations, including children, seniors, people with substance abuse issues and families in need of counseling.

  • Provided crisis intervention and treatment under supervision. Worked with senior colleagues to monitor patient responses to treatments, identify changes in patient status and revise treatment programs as needed.

  • Assisted in the provision of information on treatments, medication, and lifestyle changes to patients and their families. Used emotional intelligence in verbal and written communication to develop therapeutic bonds with clients.

  • Documented case data in line with industry standards and processes and stored sensitive data safely in the organization's database.

  • Developed assessment methods for several different patient populations, including children, seniors, people with substance abuse issues and families in need of counseling.

  • Provided crisis intervention and treatment under supervision. Worked with senior colleagues to monitor patient responses to treatments, identify changes in patient status and revise treatment programs as needed.

  • Assisted in the provision of information on treatments, medication, and lifestyle changes to patients and their families. Used emotional intelligence in verbal and written communication to develop therapeutic bonds with clients.

  • Documented case data in line with industry standards and processes and stored sensitive data safely in the organization's database.

Education

Additional Information

  • Color therapy

  • Reading