Mental Health Technician Cover Letter Sample

Updated on: August 16, 2021

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

Derick Snipes
(000) 529-9565

August 16, 2021

Jonathan Weldon
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.


Derick Snipes
(000) 529-9565