Behavior Consultant III- Philhaven- ABA Services Dauphin County- FT D/
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Community & Sport
Behavior Consultant III- Philhaven- ABA Services Dauphin County- FT D/E
This position is eligible for financial incentives & a sign-on bonus!
WellSpan Health is a top-rated, integrated health system with a focus on a high-quality patient care. As a part of WellSpan Health, WellSpan Philhaven, is a non-profit behavioral healthcare organization offering a continuum of compassionate, caring services for children, adolescents, adults and older adults in south central Pennsylvania. We are seeking a full-time, Behavior Consultant III for our Dauphin Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Program. This is an opportunity to join the region?s largest non-profit behavioral health care organization.
Highlights about employment as a Behavior Consultant III with WellSpan Philhaven:
+ Bi-monthly group supervision with multiple BCBA?s and opportunities to discuss research articles and case presentations
+ Ongoing individual supervision for BCBA?s
+ Supervision to accrue hours towards BCBA, BCaBA, and RBT certifications
+ Data labs with collaborative analysis of behavior data and treatment decision-making with a BCBA
+ On-site supervision and support by a BCBA available for all cases
+ Use of Behavioral Skills Training model to develop staff competencies
+ Internal social media site with information and shared discussions on behavior analysis
+ WellSpan Philhaven providers utilize an inpatient and outpatient EMR system to allow for a more streamlined approach to patient care. WellSpan Philhaven will switch to EPIC at some point in 2018
+ Bonus potential and reimbursement for mileage
+ Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
+ Generous paid time off + 6 paid holidays
+ Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match
+ Paid relocation
For confidential consideration, please contact:
Suzanne Wolf, Sr. HR Recruiter
Conduct descriptive and systematic behavioral assessments, including functional analyses, and provides behavior analytic interpretations of the results. Designs and supervises behavior analytic interventions. Is able to effectively develop and implement appropriate assessment and intervention methods for use in unfamiliar situations and for a range of cases. Teaches others to carry out ethical and effective behavior analytic interventions based on published research and designs and delivers instruction in behavior analysis. Supervise the work of Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBA) and Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) and others who do not carry a Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) certification that implement behavior analytic interventions if they are not certified.
The Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Service (BHRS) is a medically prescribed and individualized mental health service delivered in the home, school and community. These services are supportive, time-limited, one-to-one planned behavioral health interventions. They involve both student and family, as directed by a treatment plan. We serve children with a mental health diagnosis who are between the ages of 3 and 21.
+ Analytical skills are necessary for the collection and assessment of psychosocial data, interpretation of these data and the ongoing review of treatment efficiency and effectiveness.
+ Ability to observe patient behavior and dynamics in order to prepare and review written documentation as required.
+ Knowledge of and ability in the care and management of the unique needs of children and adolescents with developmental disorders.
+ Must demonstrate a strong professional interest in being a part of a multidisciplinary team that specializes in the assessment and treatment of the social, emotional and behavioral needs of children and adolescents with developmental disorders such as mental retardation and the autism spectrum disorders.
+ Must be able to provide own transportation from one client to another.
+ A master?s degree in psychology, social work, education or Applied Behavior Analysis.
+ Certification as a BCBA.
+ At least one year of experience in providing Applied Behavior Analysis services and experience in developing/ implementing behavioral analytic treatment plans.
+ Knowledge of and ability in the care and management of the unique needs of individuals with developmental disorders.
+ Interpersonal verbal and listening skills are required to communicate effectively with patients and families and with other interagency team members.
+ Must have valid driver?s license and qualify for WellSpan Philhaven driving privileges.
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Additional Scheduling Info
Schedule fluctuates according to the need of the client/family.
PA Act73 ? Child Abuse Clearance Required