Northeast Behavioral Associates provides behaviorally based mental health services to children, families and adults. The mission of the organization is to provide quality behavioral and mental health services to individuals and families who are in need, and to empower our clients to identify and remove barriers to the pursuit of their goals. NBA is committed to ensuring that cultural, socioeconomic, and geographical challenges do not impede a client's ability to access services.
The Behavior Specialist is a bachelor's level behavior technician who serves as primary support for the behavior management plan devised by the Behavior Therapist.
The Behavior Specialist records data according to the plan. The specialist models specific interventions prescribed by the Therapist and coaches and supports parents and other caregivers in the implementation of behavior change through ABA.
*Experience preferred. Will also except Associates degree in related field (Psychology, Social Work & Special Education).
- Service areas consist of Brockton, Quincy, Braintree, Randolph, Hanover, Stoughton, Needham, Dedham, Brookline, Canton, Taunton, Fall River, Westport, Somerset, Fairhaven, Dartmouth, New Bedford & Wareham
Candidates must speak Spanish [and/or] Haitian-Creole OR Chinese
-Meet with the clinical team regularly to review specific behavioral interventions and changes to the treatment plan.
-Document all client progress as well as frequency and intensity of target behaviors.
-Provide modeling of behavioral interventions to parents and participate in parent training procedures.
-Report to the clinical team any obstacles to service provision.
-Ensure that treatment is provided in a safe environment at all times.
-Adhere to all agency policies and procedures
-Perform home visits as established by Behavior Therapist.
-Maintain phone contact with families as outlined in program standards and as assigned
-Maintain communication with referral sources and other service providers as needed.
-Perform insurance checks for caseload on a semi-weekly basis.
-Perform authorization checks for caseload on a semi-weekly basis.
Full job descriptions are available.
Compensation: Fee for Service, Highly Competitive, Flexible Schedules
Northeast Behavioral Associates is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, service member status, genetic data, pregnancy, childbirth related, or religion or other legally protected status.