NHS Human Services, Inc. Licensed Behavior Specialist Consultant - $1500 sign on bonus in Dubois, Pennsylvania

NHS is Growing!!! With a rich tradition spanning more than 45 years, NHS Human Services is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is the largest community-based, non-profit human services organization in the country. More than 10,500 staff provide care to 40,000 adults and children throughout multiple states. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, juvenile justice, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and many more specialized programs.

The Behavioral Specialist Consultant (BSC) will design and direct the implementation of a behavior modification intervention plan, which is individualized to each child or adolescent, and to family needs. While maintaining some direct contact with child and family, the BSC will work in collaboration with other members of a treatment team. The Behavioral Specialist Consultant will primarily provide assessment, program design, and monitoring.

General Responsibilities

  • Provide individual and group therapy, choosing applicable modalities according to individual needs and treatment plans

  • Provide mini-treatment team leadership

  • Completion of the assessments/evaluations (FBA, FA, ABA, variety of motivational and risk assessment)

  • Development and monitoring of the individual behavioral support interventions, crisis plans

  • Participate in the team meetings and additional consultation as needed

  • Provide on-going training to the (internal and external) program staff, in order to properly address the needs of the population being served

  • Work collaboratively with the program's psychiatric nurse, pharmacist, and psychiatric nurse, pharmacist, and psychiatrist to coordinate medication monitoring and adjustment

NHS Human Services offers competitive benefits to Licensed BSCs that meet minimum Qualifications!!!

  • $1500 Sign-on Bonus

  • Health Insurance

  • Competitive Hourly Rates

NHS Human Services Offers Training, Skills, and Supervision required for Bureau of Autism Licensure - Non Licensed BSCs Encouraged to Apply!!!

  • Master's degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or related discipline.

  • One year experience in related field with documented behavior modification training.

  • Must have at least 12 credit hours in clinical coursework.

  • Documentation of training in Behavior Modification techniques is required.

  • BSC Licensure is required

This position is field based to provide treatment to clients and requires a valid driver's license and reliable vehicle