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BCBA, Amarillo Clinic Lead

Company: Galliant
Location: Amarillo
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Hello! We are a newly developed therapy company founded by a BCBA-D, CFA, and Operations specialist all with previous experience in home health care or ABA. We are seeking a BCBA to lead our efforts in the area. The role will oversee our in-home clients (developing behavior intervention programs and providing supervision) and eventually our in-clinic operations (opportunity to grow into clinical director with profit-sharing). This is a phenomenal opportunity to join a company in the early stages, have input on the clinical direction, and grow as the company grows.

The role can start as full-time or part-time, though part-time is preferred for the first few months. Salary or hourly is available.Must be a BCBA to be considered.

The behavior analyst is primarily responsible for independently developing, managing, and supervising behavior intervention programs in homes, schools and within the community using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).

Reports to:Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Michelle Kuhn, Co-founder

Responsibilities

Develop individualized behavior intervention programs based on the principles of applied behavior analysis (ABA).

Conduct all supervisory and program management responsibilities for families participating in the inhome consultation and parent training models of service delivery

Supervise, shadow and train tutors/aides/therapists / RBTs working directly with clients in participating in the inhome consultation model of service delivery.

Provide education and training to parents participating in the parent training model of service delivery

Work collaboratively with teachers, therapists, and other support staff and administrators to develop behavior strategies to be implemented in generalized environments and support a wrap around model of services

Maintain regular contact with families and staff at appropriate times

Ensure appropriate implementation and maintenance of individualized ABA programs

Develop, monitor, and analyze individualized data measurement systems for each intervention program.

Regularly update programming and treatment plans based on data based decisions.

Conduct team consultation meetings and prepare reports to update client treatment Programs on a regular basis

Follow up at regular intervals with families and staff to ensure successful implementation of interventions and instructional programs

Help families prepare for school meetings (i.e. ETR, IEP) and attend these meeting with families

Develop and teach curriculum for social skills groups and the corresponding parent components to social skills groups

Lead large group trainings covering topics related to autism spectrum disorders and behavior management strategies

Clinical Skills & Procedures

Functional behavior assessment (FBA) and/or analysis

Skills assessments

Preference assessments

Behavior plans & protocols

Writing and submitting reports to funding agencies and team members

Data analysis, progress measurement, and treatment planning

Critical Functions (may include but are not necessarily limited to):

Be able to lift 2550 pounds

Be able to run short distances, sit on the floor, bend down, squat and kneel

Must have access to own vehicles for transportation to client homes or other locations throughout area of service delivery

Qualifications

Master's Degree in Psychology, Special Education, Applied Behavior Analysis or related fields. PsyD's are encouraged t apply.

Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

Prior operations experience

Minimum of 2 years experience developing and supervising behavior intervention program(s) and behavior plans based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Excellent understanding and utilization of ABA

Advanced knowledge of autism spectrum disorders (ASD)

Demonstrate superior knowledge of the function of behaviors and the use of FBAs for the development of program goals and behavior intervention plans

Experience implementing a variety of standardized assessments, including but not limited to Vineland Behavior Scale, VB-MAPP, ABLLS, and EFL

Demonstrate superior knowledge of funding sources rules and regulations and special education law for determining appropriate educational programming goals including effective instructional strategies to be implemented, placement, and behavior plan development

Demonstrate ability to communicate with multiple funding sources and parents.

BCBAs must pass a criminal background check administered by CHECKR prior to employment.

Keywords: Galliant, Amarillo , BCBA, Amarillo Clinic Lead, Other , Amarillo, Texas

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