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Behavior Technician

Behavior Interventions King of Prussia, PA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $17 to $22 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Essential Functions: 

Objective #1: Provides behavioral intervention based on the science of behavior analysis to support skill development and/or reduction of problematic behaviors under the supervision of a BCBA or Assistant Behavior Analyst. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Establishes & maintains therapeutic relationship with client, caregiver and other family members through rapport building.
  • Follows treatment plan goals and interventions under the supervision of a Behavior Analyst:
  • Provides prompting of safe and socially acceptable behaviors with a goal of fading prompts to meet independence
  • Provides access to or limits/removes reinforcers per the behavior plan
  • Collaborates with treatment team to provide effective treatment; without disruption to the environment
  • Engages in caregiver training and informs those involved in treatment about the behavior-analytic program, strategies and role of the BT; performing within the scope of the BT role.
  • Collects accurate data per program specifications including: A-B-C, frequent, duration, interval, latency, count, event and inter-response time. Data is collected within the online practice management software (CentralReach) and provider-specific data bases during session times.
  • Effectively and appropriately communicates with all involved in treatment regarding questions, concerns, scheduling and other topics relating to ongoing treatment sessions

Objective #2: Maintains administrative and non-clinical functions to ensure continued success of families served, treatment team, employee and organization as a whole. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Upholds all Behavior Interventions’ standards, policies and procedures
  • Maintains awareness of client’s history, present status, diagnoses, and treatment plan
  • Maintains appropriate written documentation of direct one-on-one intervention with the client and family in company practice management software (CentralReach) and provider-specific sites. 
  • Provides complete, timely, clear, and legible documentation in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms.
  • Attends assigned trainings, monthly supervision meetings, performance meetings and other administrative meetings as assigned.
  • Operates as a mandated reporter; maintaining awareness of signs or reports of suspected abuse or neglect and reporting to the appropriate state reporting line.
  • Tracks supervision hours on monthly supervision log via Google drive
  • Develops and maintains knowledge of current trends and developments in the field of behavior analysis; attends trainings, networking events and independent research
  • Maintains an active schedule with Behavior Interventions’ families; actively providing services at minimum once every three months.
  • Maintains clearances, credentials and certifications as requested by Behavior Interventions and servicing providers.


Requirements:

  • Related experience and/or education (Education, Counseling, Psychology, Sociology)
  • Bachelor's degree (preferred)
  • 1 year of ABA specific field experience (preferred)
  • Valid form of ID
  • Ability to pass federal and state background checks
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Ability to physically stand, walk, bend, kneel, crawl, bend and squat while exerting 5-10 lbs constantly, 25 lbs frequently and up to 100 lbs occasionally.


Behavior Interventions

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King of Prussia, PA
19406 USA

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Healthcare

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