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LICENSED BEHAVIORAL CONSULTANT ABA NEEDED

LICENSED BEHAVIORAL CONSULTANT ABA NEEDED
Northeast Treatment Center
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description

 

SUMMARY

A full time LICENSED BEHAVIORAL CONSULTANT ABA (LBC-ABA) provides mental health services to children/adolescents with serious mental health disturbances in the home, school, or community, in order to sustain placement in the natural environment. They will collaborate with other BHRS/IBHS team members (i.e. TSS/BHT, MT, other clinical and administrative staff), as well as parents and teachers in the child’s community context. The LBC formulates individualized treatment plans, including a variety of individualized behavioral interventions, to address the areas of need identified in clients’ bio-psycho-social evaluations. The LBC provides consultation to TSS/BHT, MT, and other involved adults in the planning, design, and implementation of the treatment plan. Clinicians will have a rotating case load consisting of cases that need immediate attention and support as well as new cases in programs.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience and training working with children with Autism and their families
  • Licensed Clinician (LPC, LMFT, LCSW, LSW, LBS, CRNP or a professional whose scope of practice includes ABA

AND

ONE of the following:

  1. BCaBA Certification
  2. 1 year providing ABA under the supervision of a BCBA and 12 ABA credits
  3. 1 year providing ABA under the supervision of a BCBA and 40 hours of BACB approved training
  • Master’s Degree from an accredited university in an appropriate clinical mental health discipline
  • Preferred experience in Verbal Behavior Techniques, PRT and DTT
  • Preferred experience and training in Functional Behavioral Assessment and VB-Mapp
  • Preferred bi-lingual in Spanish
  • Must have or willing to complete verification of the following:
  • Must have current State clearances for Child Abuse, Criminal Records, and Contagious Diseases health screening.

 

ESSENTIAL POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must demonstrate genuine empathy and concern for individuals as indicated in our corporate vision, mission, and values statements.
  • Must be able to demonstrate sensitivity in all oral and written communications in regards to persons served within the agency.
  • Adhere to applicable city, county, state, and federal laws and regulations, internal and CARF standards.

 

ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: (and other duties as assigned)

  • The LBC-ABA will work in collaboration with other providers to develop and implement a behavioral modification plan utilizing strengths-based and empathetic methods
  • LBC-ABA will implement empirically supported treatments for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
  • LBC-ABA will be involved in providing ongoing feedback regarding the continued need for such services, as a least restrictive level of care.
  • The LBC-ABA will provide a minimum of 28 billable client hours per week.
  • Services are provided in schools, home and other community settings.

 

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 1:46pm -- alyssao

 

SUMMARY

A full time LICENSED BEHAVIORAL CONSULTANT ABA (LBC-ABA) provides mental health services to children/adolescents with serious mental health disturbances in the home, school, or community, in order to sustain placement in the natural environment. They will collaborate with other BHRS/IBHS team members (i.e. TSS/BHT, MT, other clinical and administrative staff), as well as parents and teachers in the child’s community context. The LBC formulates individualized treatment plans, including a variety of individualized behavioral interventions, to address the areas of need identified in clients’ bio-psycho-social evaluations. The LBC provides consultation to TSS/BHT, MT, and other involved adults in the planning, design, and implementation of the treatment plan. Clinicians will have a rotating case load consisting of cases that need immediate attention and support as well as new cases in programs.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience and training working with children with Autism and their families
  • Licensed Clinician (LPC, LMFT, LCSW, LSW, LBS, CRNP or a professional whose scope of practice includes ABA

AND

ONE of the following:

  1. BCaBA Certification
  2. 1 year providing ABA under the supervision of a BCBA and 12 ABA credits
  3. 1 year providing ABA under the supervision of a BCBA and 40 hours of BACB approved training
  • Master’s Degree from an accredited university in an appropriate clinical mental health discipline
  • Preferred experience in Verbal Behavior Techniques, PRT and DTT
  • Preferred experience and training in Functional Behavioral Assessment and VB-Mapp
  • Preferred bi-lingual in Spanish
  • Must have or willing to complete verification of the following:
  • Must have current State clearances for Child Abuse, Criminal Records, and Contagious Diseases health screening.

 

ESSENTIAL POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must demonstrate genuine empathy and concern for individuals as indicated in our corporate vision, mission, and values statements.
  • Must be able to demonstrate sensitivity in all oral and written communications in regards to persons served within the agency.
  • Adhere to applicable city, county, state, and federal laws and regulations, internal and CARF standards.

 

ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: (and other duties as assigned)

  • The LBC-ABA will work in collaboration with other providers to develop and implement a behavioral modification plan utilizing strengths-based and empathetic methods
  • LBC-ABA will implement empirically supported treatments for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
  • LBC-ABA will be involved in providing ongoing feedback regarding the continued need for such services, as a least restrictive level of care.
  • The LBC-ABA will provide a minimum of 28 billable client hours per week.
  • Services are provided in schools, home and other community settings.

 

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

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Philadelphia, PA