Psychologist Sample Resume

Corrine Andrews
1234 Swanson Ave.
Tracy, CA 64000
Home: 404-555-5555
Cell: 404-555-5556
Email: Corrine.Andrews@frontfocus.com

Objective
Experienced Clinical Psychologist seeking to obtain a mid-career level, permanent position in which I can contribute my clinical, human relations and writing experience in a dynamic work environment.  

Qualifications Summary
  • More than six years experience in clinical psychology.
  • Extensive knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical and mental dysfunctions, and for career counseling and guidance.
  • Trained to distinguish all aspects 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.
  • Capable of giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  
Education
La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (June 2001)
Pierce Junior College, Philadelphia, PA
  • Associate's Degree in Applied Sciences (May 1997)
Work Experience
Clinical Psychologist: June 2003 - Present, Creek Medical Hospital, Tracy, CA
  • Assess clients' needs, abilities or behavior using a variety of methods, including psychometric tests, interviews and direct observation of behavior.
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team alongside doctors, nurses, social workers, education professionals, health visitors, school health nurses, occupational therapists and physiotherapists.
  • Devise and monitor appropriate programs of treatment, including therapy, counseling or advice, in collaboration with colleagues.
  • Other duties include offering therapy for difficulties relating to anxiety, depression, addictions, social and interpersonal problems, challenging behavior and, increasingly, a range of more difficult problems like rehabilitating long-stay patients into the community.
  • Develop and evaluate service provision and provide consultation to other professions, encouraging a psychological approach in their work.
Counseling Psychologist: May 2001 - May 2003, Tracy Medical Facility, Tracy, CA
  • Provided psychological counseling, assessments and therapeutics to all resident clients.
  • Provided clinical advice and where necessary training to staff members on clinical care.
  • Liaised closely with the medical officer regarding prescribing regimes.
  • Oversaw and monitored all clinical programs and activities at the center and participated in program development, implementation and evaluation as required.
  • Planned, facilitated and documented program sessions in collaboration with other staff.
References: Available upon request.