ABA Behavior Technician - PT Mechanicsville

Intercept Health
Hanover, VA
Oct 22, 2021
Oct 24, 2021
Full Time
ABA Behavior Technician PT (afternoon, evening, weekend) Mechanicsville, Va Summary: Responsible for direct behavioral therapy with children, adolescents, and young adults with autism, intellectual disabilities, or other developmental disabilities in their homes and communities inclusive of programs that promote language, behavioral, social, and daily living skills. Education/: At least a high school diploma and experience working with children. Experience Bachelor's degree in a behavioral science is preferred. Specific experience with children who have Autism, intellectual or developmental disabilities, or ABA experience a plus. Requirements: Must possess a current registered behavior technician credential and be in good standing or must successfully complete a 40-hour class, competency assessment, and exam to become a registered behavior technician within 6 months of hire. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Implement individualized behavioral therapy programs with clients utilizing ABA intervention strategies to increase social-communicative behaviors and daily living skills while decreasing disruptive and/or aggressive behaviors as outlined in clients' individualized service plans (ISP). Write progress notes, collect data, update and maintain client data and graphs under the supervision of Clinical Supervisor (Licensed Behavior Analyst or Licensed Assistant Behavior Analyst). Observe client skills and collect information/data as directed by the Clinical Supervisor to be used in assessing client skills and developing client goals. Create program materials as needed and/or directed by the Clinical Supervisor. Assist in updating client programs only as directed by Clinical Supervisor. Participate in weekly supervision and team meetings with Clinical Supervisor. Support, train and coach parents and/or caregivers in behavior management strategies to increase generalization of client skill sets. Coordinates referrals and authorizations for ABA services including but not limited to correspondences with payors and obtaining required documents. Scheduling assessments and ABA services. Completes administrative tasks that support the operations of the ABA program. Collaboratively work with clinical team to meet client goals and maintain timely and effective communication with clients, parents/caregivers and supervisor. Participate in progress and ISP review meetings with clinical team, inclusive of family. Participate in progress review meetings with clinical team. Maintain and submit accurate documentation of billable tasks. Maintain individual schedule