Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

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Job Title: Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

 

Job Summary:

As a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), you will provide assessment, design and implementation of behavior modification plans to individuals with autism and related disorders. You will work closely with families and other healthcare providers to develop comprehensive treatment plans and oversee the delivery of applied behavior analysis (ABA) services to clients. You will monitor client's progress and make adjustments to treatment plans as needed to ensure the best outcomes.

 

Responsibilities:

- Conduct assessments to evaluate the behavior of clients with autism and related disorders.

- Develop comprehensive treatment plans based on assessment results and clinical observation.

- Design and implement behavior modification plans that target specific behavior goals.

- Oversee the delivery of ABA services to clients, including supervision of ABA therapists.

- Monitor client progress and make adjustments to treatment plans as needed to ensure the best outcomes.

- Provide parent training and education on behavior modification techniques and strategies.

- Collaborate with other healthcare providers to ensure coordinated care for clients.

- Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of client assessments, treatment plans, and progress notes.

- Stay current with developments in the field of behavior analysis and participate in ongoing professional development activities.

- Adhere to ethical standards and regulations related to the practice of behavior analysis.

 

Requirements:

- Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification.

- Master's degree in psychology, behavior analysis, or a related field.

- At least 2 years of experience providing behavior analysis services to individuals with autism and related disorders.

- Strong knowledge of the principles of behavior analysis and experience in designing and implementing behavior modification plans.

- Familiarity with ABA therapy, including discrete trial teaching, naturalistic teaching, and functional communication training.

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with clients and other healthcare providers.

- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and resolve issues related to behavior analysis treatment.

- Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

- Proficiency in electronic health record systems and other software related to behavior analysis treatment.