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Board Certified Behavior Analyst

Company: Breakthrough Behavior
Location: Stafford
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

The Breakthrough Behavior Model
Breakthrough Behavior strives to help communities one family at a time. More than five million adults in the United States have autism, and one in 54 are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). We believe every person with autism and other developmental disabilities are entitled to simple access to care, clinical excellence and personal service. Breakthrough Behavior provides applied behavior analysis (ABA) therapy to families in their homes, schools, communities and inside our clinics. ABA utilizes research-based techniques to increase useful and positive behaviors and reduce those that may cause harm or interfere with learning and is the most effective evidence-based treatment for autism recommended by physicians, the American Psychological Association, and the U.S. Surgeon General.

Strategy for Success: Board Certified Behavior Analysts
Breakthrough Behavior is searching for the next leaders and innovators in our industry. Our Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) are Clinical Supervisors that provide support to individuals and their families, and ensure we reach the most successful outcomes. BCBAs coordinate services in ABA, function analyses and assessment, behavior acquisition and reduction procedures, and adaptive life skills. They also oversee programming of associate behavior analysts and provide ongoing support and supervision to registered behavior technicians (RBTs) as it relates to the implementation and documentation associated with Behavior Support Plans.
How You Will Improve Lives

  • Provide supervision of behavior technicians working with clients in clinic, and home settings
  • Implement 1:1 behavior intervention programs
  • Participate in modeling activities as needed, providing instruction on Applied Behavior Analysis, discrete trail teaching techniques, management of challenging behaviors, child development and data collection techniques applicable to the client
  • Facilitate and assist in the development and identification of resources and support information for clients and their families
  • Assist in the development and implementation of assessment tools, conduct functional assessments and analyses when appropriate, and to develop appropriate behavior strategies to teach appropriate behavior and reduce maladaptive behaviors

    How We Help You Succeed & Grow

    • Highly competitive compensation packages based on experience
    • Monthly performance incentives
    • Benefits packages for full time employees (medical, dental, vision, PTO, holidays, 401K)
    • ABA Conference assistance (registration, travel, and hotel)
    • CEUs and professional development opportunities, including invited speakers
    • Fully web-based clinical software
    • Company issued laptop
    • Participation in work groups and team building activities
    • Research opportunities

      How You Will Fit This Role

      • Master's Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis or related field
      • BCBA certification for a minimum of one (1) year
      • Must maintain credentialing in compliance with the BACB
      • Must complete Continuing Education Courses as outlined by the BACB
      • Must complete supervision courses as outlined by the BACB
      • Strong commitment and passion for working with children and families affected by ASD
      • Ability to demonstrate competence in behavior management skills, instructional skills, oral and written communication, organizational skills and interpersonal relations
      • Ability to work with a variety of clients in regard to age, functionality, and with minimal direction
      • Knowledge of DTT programming and implementation
      • Resilience and ability to balance multiple competing priorities, to self-direct time, and meet deadlines
      • Flexibility and ability to embrace change and seek feedback with a growth mindset
      • Understanding of the business and industry; knowledge of emerging trends and industry practices
      • Exhibit servant leadership with a positive and compassionate attitude
      • Ability to utilize critical and independent thinking to identify and solve problems

        Our Mission & Core Values
        Breakthrough Behavior's mission is to provide meaningful outcomes to individuals with developmental disabilities and we focus on excellence, compassion, innovation and accountability to deliver clinical success to all our patients. Our core values define our work, our goals and our strategy every day

        Excellence. Unwavering commitment to clinical outcomes and professional growth
        Innovation. Continuous learning through research and professional development
        Compassion. Being humble, kind, respectful and honest to staff, patients and community partners
        Accountability. Personally accountable for delivering on our commitments

        Are you ready to change the world? Breakthrough Behavior is your place to start
        Breakthrough Behavior recognizes and boldly declares that all individuals (client, staff, caretakers or otherwise) are worthy and deserving of the same respect, empathy and nurturance as anyone else. Compassion is a right and pivotal to maintaining human dignity. As such, compassion is a standard of the care we provide. Compassion extends to all individuals and is not limited to any one specific person or group; regardless of age, race, gender identity, sex, religion, sexual preference, disability, neurology, cultural identity, or social/economic status. We pride ourselves in our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion for every individual we encounter both in and out of our facility.
        At Breakthrough Behavior we are committed to fostering a diverse inclusive workplace and hiring employees without regard to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, neurodiversity, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category. Breakthrough Behavior's formal Non-Discrimination/Harassment Policy prohibits discrimination and harassment and applies to all persons involved with our organization, to include internal employees and families to whom we serve. PI191224136

Keywords: Breakthrough Behavior, Alexandria , Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Professions , Stafford, Virginia

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