An extremely taxing but fulfilling job is that of a mental health support worker! Mental health support workers work with rehabilitation facilities where they are assigned mentally unwell people. They are required to assist these people by providing outreach services which will help them with social rehabilitation.

Mental health support workers employ a series of activities to assist them in working successfully with people who have mental health problems. It is important that whoever holds this position has at least a degree in social work or counseling. If you fit the criteria, the following resume is for your benefit.


Mental Health Support Worker Resume Sample




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*Mental Health Support Worker*

• Over 3 years progressive support experience
• Extensive knowledge of assisting residents of different backgrounds
• Excellent mental health development skills
• Achieved success in placing 15 individuals in mentoring facilities by preparing them for the eventualities of leading a near normal life
• Trained 25 new employees in dealing with patients of mental illness and equipping them with skills of dealing with hostile situations

• Communication  • Emergency response  • Quick decision making  • Negotiation  • Conflict resolution

Feb 2010 – Present
Beaumont Mental Health, East Greenwich, RI
Mental Health Support Worker
• Provide residents with education on daily living skills
• Encourage residents to use those skills in daily life
• Monitor residents’ safety and ensure documentation of observations
• Assist residents in indentifying their own needs and strive to fulfill those needs
• Evaluate the effectiveness of treatments provided
• Manage program funding
• Maintain records of residents and treatment provided

Feb 2009 – Jan 2010
Beaumont Mental Health, East Greenwich, RI
Support Aide
• Took phone calls at the facility office and provided service information
• Assisted health workers in implementing health and rehabilitation programs
• Helped in providing counseling to residents
• Organized special events
• Wrote letters and managed correspondence in order to maintain liaison with funding agencies

Rhode Island State University, East Greenwich, RI
Bachelors in Social Work –2008
GPA: 3.7