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Behavioral Therapist

AIM Clinics - Bentonville, AR Bentonville, AR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life?

At Autism In Motion (AIM) Clinics, we work to ensure every child with autism has the opportunity to live their best life. We're looking for those who are eager to help us bring Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to communities that need it the most.

What We Offer:

  • Paid training

  • $2,000 AIM Further travel subsidy

  • Generous paid time off

  • Sponsored professional development

  • Excellent health insurance

  • Wellness and gym membership reimbursement

  • Retirement plan with contribution matching

  • Limited Travel 

  • Paid last minute client cancellations

  • And much more!

AIM Clinics provides all of the necessary training you need to start your career as a Behavior Technician, as well as opportunities to grow with us through professional development. Our training program will provide you with all the tools you will need to be successful as you learn to apply behavior analytical techniques.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work 1:1 with children and young adults with autism under the direct supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) by applying evidence-based behavior analytical techniques that increase communication, self-help and social and play skills

  • Follow treatment plans prescribed by BCBAs while communicating new, relevant information back to BCBAs in a timely manner to help refine plans

  • Keep clients motivated by tailoring activities/techniques to their preferences

  • Respond intentionally to challenging behavior by helping clients de-escalate and prompting appropriate skills

  • Assist BCBA with assessment procedures

  • Maintain accurate records of client performance/progress via data collection and clinical notes, while adhering to privacy and other requirements

  • Partner with senior technicians and BCBAs to build relationships with families by providing effective, relatable information

  • Coordinate with parents, teachers, and other behavior technicians while following confidentiality and professional standards

  • Prepare/create materials for upcoming sessions

  • Support other technicians as needed

  • Help with initiatives outside clinical role as requested

  • Support growth efforts by sharing job postings and participating in community outreach events

  • Toilet training and diaper changing may be required

Essential Job Functions:

  • Basic knowledge of autism

  • Patience, positivity, resilience

  • Ability to deliver service in a manner that is fun, engaging, child-centered, mindful, and authentic

  • Ability to productively react to direction in real time

  • Ability to adapt approach based on a client's needs and profile

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholder types (clients, parents, BCBAs, etc.)

  • Drive to learn and grow as a Behavior Technician

  • Willingness to ask questions and seek guidance as needed

  • Ability to move freely, quickly and frequently from a sitting (on the floor or in a chair) to standing position and to lift up to 25 lbs. routinely

  • Working knowledge of computer technology: Windows operating systems, iOS, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email

Minimum Qualifications for this position:

  • Availability Monday - Friday 8:00am - 6:30pm with an employer commitment of 30 scheduled direct service hours per week. 

  • 18 years of age

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Must have reliable transportation to clinic and/or client homes

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screening

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

AIM Clinics - Bentonville, AR

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Bentonville, AR
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