Are you interested in making an impact on someone's life? Do you enjoy working in a collaborative environment that has a positive impact on the community?If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!Being a Behavior Specialist Consultant has its AdvantagesAs a Behavior Specialist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:• Generous time off and full medical benefits• Opportunities for growth and development for aspiring Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)• Flexible schedules• Knowledgeable & experienced leaders within our national clinical network• Competitive salaryDevereux Behavioral Health Rehabilitation (BHRS) Services is looking for Licensed Behavior Specialist Consultants in Philadelphia to provide Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) to children and adolescents on the Autism Spectrum between the ages of two and 21. The goal of ABA through BHRS is to maximize capacity to address environmental stimuli (setting events, antecedents and consequences), involve caregivers and other family members, and coordinate with other professionals.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Education: Master's degree in Psychology, Special Education, or related Human Services field required. Required license in one of the following: Licensed Behavior Specialist Consultant (L-BSC); Licensed Social Worker (LSW); Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW); Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC); MFT, Licensed Psychologist.
Experience: Must have strong applied behavior analysis skills and significant experience working with children/adolescents with intellectual disabilities, mental health disorders, and/or autism spectrum disorder. Significant experience writing Positive Behavior support plans and conducting FBAs, and training staff also required. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Requires strong data collection utilizing computer applications. Ability to be adaptable, flexible and change activities quickly. Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Access) and database management. Valid driver's license must be maintained.
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