Do you want to join a team of professionals that strives to keep abreast with new research and offers compassionate services designed to uplift and care for the youth population? Do you want to work in a community-based setting with a flexible schedule helping children in their natural environment?If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!Being a Board Certified Behavior Analyst has its AdvantagesAs a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share the same passion for helping youth that are in need.We offer:• Support for your professional development by receiving supervision and guidance from experts in the field of behavior analysis• A stable national non-profit that offers a strong support system and is forward-thinking in their clinical practice and research• An organization that cares about the people we serveThis position will be based in Stafford, PA serving clients in the areas of Berks, Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties.• The BCBA assesses psychological and program needs of assigned individuals.• Develops, assesses, oversees implements and monitors Behavior Support Plans(BSPs) of assignedindividuals.• Conducts appropriate assessments (including functional behavioral assessments and/or analyses) todevelop or modify BSPs, as well as determine the efficacy of each plan.• Serves as a member of the individuals' Interdisciplinary Team.• Trains staff in the necessary techniques so that plans can be correctly implemented.Client Population: children and adolescents between the ages of two to 21 with intellectual and developmental disabilities, with the goal of treating the individual in his or her home, school and community.BHRS is a process that strives to create positive outcomes – such as problem solving and coping skills - for the child through a structured and individualized process that is family-centered and culturally competent. Our staff works as a team with the individual's family members to provide them with the tools needed to help the individual succeed in his or her environment. We also seek to build a family's natural supports-their network of social and community relationships (such as teachers, coaches and friends) that can be a source of strength for the child and family.
Devereux is a leading non profit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee-paid vision, supplemental life, and accident coverage to full-time employees.
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Education: Bachelors degree in psychology, special education or related field. Board Certification in Behavior Analysis (BCBA) required. Masters degree preferred.
Experience: Must have strong applied behavior analysis skills and significant experience working with children/adolescents/adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism spectrum disorders. Significant experience writing Positive Behavior support plans and conducting FBAs, and training staff also required. Requires excellent oral and written communication skills. Proficient computer skills and mastery of Microsoft Office applications. Valid driver’s license must be maintained.
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