It is almost impossible to write the “perfect” cover letter for a mental health technician position until you write and edit it at least a few times.
Cover letter writing is a tricky thing and cannot be done without dedication.
When you read and re-read the cover letter that you have initially written, you will see that there will be a lot to add – and take out. That is an advantage.
The following is a sample cover letter for a mental health technician resume for reference purposes:
Mental Health Technician Cover Letter Sample
August 16, 2021
Manager of Human Resources
St. Luke’s Hospital
1937 Evergreen Road
Providence, RI 13947
Dear Mr. Weldon:
As a dedicated, proactive, and reliable Mental Health Technician, I am applying for a Mental Health Technician position at St. Luke’s Hospital. Owing to my solid track record, I believe I would start contributing immediately as the next member of your team.
My background includes eight years of substantial experience in providing excellent mental health services. Also, I have demonstrated expertise in evaluating patients’ mental health, alertness, and functioning and documenting correlating evidence. Moreover, I can work as an active part of a mental health treatment team, with a particular focus on leading therapy groups and evaluating patients’ conditions and responses.
Specifically, I excel in the following areas:
- Providing empathy and support to recipients while maintaining the therapeutic milieu.
- Dealing effectively over the phone with the crisis response system
- Participating in the pre-screening process of potential admissions
Observing and recording information according to policies
- Assisting staff in any crisis intervention and physical management situation
My successful track record, coupled with my professionalism and dependability, will help me swiftly surpass your expectations for this role. I look forward to discussing my qualifications in further detail. Thank you for your time and consideration.