We are seeking a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to join our team. The BCBA will be responsible for developing and implementing behavior plans, conducting assessments, and providing training to staff and families. This role is suitable for individuals who are passionate about helping individuals with developmental disabilities and have a strong background in behavior analysis.
- Conduct functional behavior assessments and develop behavior intervention plans
- Provide training and supervision to staff and families on behavior management techniques
- Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of behavior plans and make necessary adjustments
- Collaborate with other professionals, such as speech therapists and occupational therapists, to provide comprehensive care
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of client progress and behavior plans
The BCBA will play a critical role in helping individuals with developmental disabilities achieve their full potential. They will work closely with clients, families, and staff to develop and implement behavior plans that promote positive behavior and reduce challenging behaviors. The BCBA will also provide training and supervision to staff and families to ensure that behavior management techniques are consistently applied.
- Direct functional behavior assessments to ascertain the root of challenging behaviors
- Design behavioral intervention plans that are evidence-based and individually tailored
- Guide staff and families in the application of behavioral management strategies, including reinforcement methodologies and antecedent interventions
- Regularly review the effectiveness of behavioral plans, making adjustments as required
- Work in tandem with other healthcare professionals, such as speech and occupational therapists, to deliver all-encompassing care
- Uphold detailed, up-to-date records of client progress and behavioral intervention plans
Requirements and Skills:
- Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification
- Master's degree in behavior analysis, psychology, or a related field
- Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities
- Strong knowledge of behavior analysis principles and techniques
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
The BCBA is responsible for developing and implementing behavior plans, conducting assessments, and providing training to staff and families.
The BCBA must be certified by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) and have a master's degree in behavior analysis, psychology, or a related field.
The BCBA should have a strong knowledge of behavior analysis principles and techniques, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department and the hiring manager.