Counselor Resume Template

Counselor resume template Kevin Wellman, PhD
5111 South 84th St.
San Francisco, CA 94137
Home: (413) 555-6217
Voice: (413) 555-2019


A challenging and rewarding position as a counselor working with youth populations


  • Pro-active treatment of depression and chemical personality disorders
  • Success with violent youth offenders
  • Comfortable with urban environment


Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Counselor #13853
Licensed Professional Counselor (CA), #9012

Employment History

1996 - Present / Head Youth Counselor
Abraxas Youth Correctional Facility, Los Angeles, CA
Provided supervision for a group of 20 youth counselors, and worked directly with a diverse population of 200 juvenile offenders. Designed and implemented rehabilitational programs designed to help facilitate a smooth transition for children who would return to their regular families and schools upon completing their term at Abraxas. Estabilshed group therapy methods and a theatre arts program, both still in existence at the facility today.

1992 - 1996 / Counselor
Mission Valley High School, San Diego, CA
Provided counseling for 2,000 students, ages 14 through 18. Familiarized students with the college admissions process; helped students prepare applications. Provided vocational counseling for students who were more technically inclined and desired to enter trade school. Ensured mental and emotional well-being of the student body.


1992 / Ph.D, Psychology
University of San Diego, San Diego, CA
Doctoral Dissertation: "Art as Medication"

1988 B.A., Sociology & Education
Columbia University, New York, NY

Volunteer Experience

San Leandro YMCA, San Leandro, CA
Shook Nursing Home, San Francisco, CA

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