Maxim Home Healthcare Board Certified Behavior Analyst in Orange, California
Description:Program Supervisor (BCBA) (North Orange County and Long Beach)
Come join our team of behavior analysts at Maxim Behavioral Health in Orange County, California. As one of the largest ABA providers in the area, you’ll be part of a growing company that is changing the course of children’s lives through high-quality, in-home programs for children on the Autism Spectrum as well as consultation and behavior support to many local school districts.
At Maxim, you will be part of a collaborative team of behavior analysts who are always willing to discuss clinical issues and help each other out. You will be supported by friendly administrative staff that takes care of the scheduling, billing, and dealing with insurance companies, leaving you free to focus on your clients. You will work with knowledgeable behavior technicians who have completed extensive training and are eager to help you make a difference. You will have flexibility in scheduling, independence in clinical decision-making, and room to grow in your areas of professional interest.
Conduct functional behavior assessments and educational assessments, accurately identifying the function of challenging behavior and socially valid, pivotal behaviors to target.
Develop treatment plans that recommend individualized, evidence based behavioral strategies in a format accessible to family members, professionals, and insurance providers.
Develop strong collaborative relationships and train families, caregivers, and school staff to implement effective techniques across all environments, promoting progress and generalization.
Provide on-going supervision and training of behavior technicians, ensuring treatment integrity and supporting professional growth of technicians.
Monitor progress and evaluate treatment effectiveness regularly, maintaining high rates of progress. *BCBA and BCaBA positions available at other locations as well. Respond with inquiry. Qualifications
Board Certified Behavior Analyst BCBA, BACB or BCABA
Meets the minimum degree requirements to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination
Completion of 75% of the experience requirements to be eligible to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination
Recommendation from 3 Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)'s as a competent supervisor of trainees in the field and attestation of professional ethics.
PPD or chest x-ray if applicable
Participation and completion of Maxim’s competency program
Criminal background and other pre-hire requirements.
50 hours directly supervised fieldwork along with 500 hours of indirectly supervised fieldwork.
Indirectly supervised fieldwork must have been completed prior to providing EIA services to TRICARE beneficiaries under this Demonstration or 40 hours directly supervised fieldwork (all hours must be in-person contact between prospective EIA Tutor and supervisor) over no more than 12 weeks must have been initiated and completed within the 12 months prior to providing EIA services to TRICARE beneficiaries under this Demonstration.
Eight years of professional experience in implementing, designing, and overseeing behavior analysis services for individuals with autism
Forty (40) hours are required and may have been completed during or apart from the educational experiences required in the Participation Agreement.
Completion of 169 classroom hours of graduate level instruction in the content areas identified by the BACB
The Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) training must have been provided by and cover the following topics:
United States or Canadian institution accredited by a regional, state, provincial or national body.
Joint Commission / Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities accredited health care facility.
Private agency whose primary business activity is the delivery of services to children with developmental disabilities and whose governing board includes one or more BCBAs.
Web-based instruction not provided by an accredited institution of higher education; and in the instance of the latter 3, the training curriculum has been approved by the BACB or a currently certified Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA).
Introduction to ASD, AS, ABA and typical child development.
Principles of ABA - reinforcement, prompting and fading, shaping, chaining, maintenance and generalization, extinction and punishment.
Discrete trial, natural environment and discrimination training along with basic functional behavioral assessment
Introduction to verbal behavior and its analysis, instructional control procedures, and treating challenging behavior.
Behavioral data collection, graphing, and basic data analysis.
Legal, ethical, and safety issues - working with families and vulnerable populations; standards and ethics; the impact of children with ASD on family members and family function.
Benefits At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our caregivers are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer them the following benefits:
Competitive Pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Continuous professional and clinical training
Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. Physicians, Case Managers, and other referral sources rely on Maxim for our dedication to providing quality skilled and unskilled homecare services to adult and pediatric patients. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
Location: Orange, CA
Required Licenses: See Qualifications
Shifts Available: Week Day Shifts Available (Mon-Fri): Days, Evenings
Post Date: 10/5/2016
Post ID: 169921
Job Code: RS-Display