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 Therapist a master's level licensed mental health professional or behavior analyst who serves as the primary therapist and contact for all in-home clients. The Behavior Therapist develops treatment methodologies and ensures the effective implementation of all in-home treatment and programming for clients on their caseload. The Behavior Therapist is responsible for adhering to professional and legal requirements and principles as well as demonstrating sound professional judgment at all times. BCBA and BCABA preferred.
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
-Initiate contact with new referrals and/or referral sources in a timely manner -- at least according to program standard but no later than 48 hours after receipt.
-Attend regularly scheduled treatment team (CPT) meetings to communicate the client's progress with regard to specified target areas.
-Review and evaluate the performance of the Behavior Specialist.
-Meet with collateral service providers to coordinate care across all settings
-Provide direct supervision and feedback to the Behavior Specialist.
-Ensure that all treatment methodologies are evidence based and reflect the most recent research findings.
-Provide direct instruction and training to the client and family members during regularly scheduled home and community based visits.
-Prepare and submit all required documentation for initial or renewal plans/authorizations in a timely manner.
-Submit new case documentation for filing within three days of initial contact (consent, releases of information, etc.).
-Establish a regular supervision schedule and frequency that is agreed upon by the parent/guardian.
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.