Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) - N Phoenix
Professional Diversity Network
Phoenix, AZ, USA
The BCBA oversees a caseload of patients with a primary diagnosis of autism, up through the age of 12. This oversight includes programmatic oversight of the patient and family, as well as clinical oversight of RBTs, RBT Fellows, and Trainer.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and other duties.
Provides program oversight for patients
Conducts behavioral and skills assessments as required by funding sources, and as needed based on data analyses
Develops behavior intervention plans and individual treatment plans/programming; revises as required by funding sources, and as needed based on data analyses
Completes initial evaluations for potential patients
Maintains appropriate caseload
Provides training and supervision to RBTs, RBT Fellows and Trainers
Completes RBT competency assessments and reassessments
Responsible for continued competence and professional growth of RBTs, RBT Fellows, and Trainers during weekly consultations comprised of observation and BST, providing written feedback, supervision meetings, and additional trainings as needed.
Ensures supervision hours of RBTs meet the requirements of the BACB
Builds and maintains positive family/caregiver relationships throughout the lifecycle (course of treatment) of the patient
Completes regularly scheduled parent trainings
Identifies touchpoints throughout the patients experience at Hopebridge to meet with the parents/caregivers to review progress and collaborate on development of individualized treatment plans and behavior intervention plans (i.e., at start of services, prior to authorization request)
Clinical expertise in the areas of ABA, autism, child development, and training
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to take initiative, work independently, and demonstrate excellent time management skills
Demonstrated leadership skills and relationship management
Minimum of a Masters degree in Applied Behavior Analysis
Certified and maintain credentialing with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board as a BCBA in good standing
Holds and maintains applicable state-level credentialing for practicing BCBAs in good standing
Kentucky and Arizona applicants require an LBA (License Behavior Analyst)
Ohio applicants require a COBA (Certified Ohio Behavior Analyst)
Must have experience performing or assisting in the following BCBA responsibilities: conducting skills assessment (i.e., VB-MAPP, ABLLS-R, AFLS, PEAK), conducting functional behavior assessments and/or functional analyses, program writing, data analysis, and creating behavior intervention plans
Other Job Requirements
Maintain a negative Tuberculosis screening according to the CDC
Obtain and possess and maintain current CPR/First Aid certification and re-certification every 2 years
Successful completion and maintenance of the Hopebridge preferred physical management training program
Maintain a clear criminal record
Must have full physical dexterity/agility or be able to independently position self and perform all movements required (bending, kneeling, computer typing, standing, fetching documents from file cabinets).
Must have sufficient corrected or uncorrected vision to carry out all duties and responsibilities.
Need to be able to lift and carry pediatric population (up to 50 lbs).
Work is performed in an office and clinical environment. Work may be stressful at times due to a busy office or center environment with patients. Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.
The above statements reflect general functions of this job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements inherent in this job. The immediate supervisor may elaborate on or add to the above list if the duties come within the employees realm of responsibility.
Hopebridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.