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Northeast Family Services 

RI Phone: (401) 681-4637 | MA Phone: (774) 206-1125

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Rhode Island Job Openings

Board Certified Behavior Analyst

The Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) position involves providing and supervising Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy in both clinical and home-based settings. The BCBA will formulate and implement treatment plans, conduct regular parent trainings and collaborate with team members to ensure effective implementation of the behavior plan.


Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the completion of behavioral assessments, short and long-term consultations and direct treatment planning

  • Confer with members of the direct support staff and other health team members to exchange, discuss, and evaluate client information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment plans

  • Work with clients, families, caregivers, direct support staff, and the community to implement the client's treatment plan

  • Provide parent training, resources and guidance in behavioral interventions and the basics of ABA in order to support the client’s behavior plan.

  • Supervise and evaluate the performance of the direct care staff to ensure proper implementation of treatment plan; provide training and guidance as needed

  • Function as an active member of the treatment team at meetings and supervisions

  • Review direct support staff documentation and data collection; provide feedback as needed

  • Complete necessary documenting (i.e. supervision summaries, program updates, overlaps, etc.)

  • Collect data for each goal/objective in a treatment plan to determine effectiveness of interventions

  • Initiate contact with new referrals and/or referral sources in a timely manner.

 

Required Experience

  • Experience in applied settings developing and implementing behavioral interventions and teaching programs

  • Master's Degree or PhD in Applied Behavior Analysis, Special Education, Psychology, or related field

  • BCBA/BCBA-D credential preferred; BCaBA acceptable under additional supervision or BCBA licensed as LBA

  • Valid driver’s license with reliable and consistent access to a vehicle

Clinical Supervisor 

The Clinical Supervisor will serve as the primary therapist and contact for our in-home clients and will assist in the daily oversight and operations of the outpatient, in-home therapy, and therapeutic mentoring programs. The Clinical Supervisor will be responsible for the management of the direct care staff along with the content and implementation of in-home treatment plans. The successful candidate will work to prioritize access to care, make appropriate assignments to staff based on skills, and ensure a cohesive and integrated approach to care.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the intake process for newly referred individuals including performing assessments, obtaining authorizations, completing crisis plans and creating individualized treatment plans with appropriate measurable and realistic goals

  • Ensure clients receive quality and professional services

  • Provide direct clinical interventions and adapt the client’s treatment plans as needed

  • Manages caregivers and field staff while on assignment and in the office; assess and investigate caregiver and field staff concerns and issues, and provide performance coaching, counseling and disciplinary action when appropriate

  • Demonstrates implementation of treatment plan through direct instruction and training; teach and model clinical interventions and strength-based strategies

  • Meet regularly with treatment team and caregivers to ensure proper implementation of the treatment plan, address specific target areas, review overall progress toward goals, and discuss changes to the treatment plan if needed

  • Ensure compliance, accuracy and quality of documentation and clinical records

  • Assist in the interviewing, hiring, orientation, and training of In-Home Therapy, Outreach and Therapeutic Mentoring staff

  • Assist Program Director in developing and revising program policies and procedures

 

Required Experience

  • LCSW, LICSW or LMHC license from the State of Rhode Island – SW license supervision provided

  • BCBA or BCaBA

  • Two years of related clinical experience working with children, adolescents and young adults

  • Valid driver’s license with reliable and consistent access to a vehicle

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills

  • Proficient with supervision, service delivery and case management fundamentals

  • Experience in quality management preferred

  • Proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office

Direct Support Professional 

Northeast Family Services provides individualized treatment through evidence-based services to children with autism and other related disorders. Our goal is to provide treatment that result in measurable and visible improvements in quality of life of the children and families we serve. Northeast Family Services provides endless opportunities for the children we serve and to their families. NFS is seeking enthusiastic, dedicated, child-oriented individuals who are comfortable performing assigned duties within a families’ home. If this is you then apply for our Direct Service Professional position!

This is an after school and evening position. Direct Support Professional hours range from 6 hours to 20 hours a week. Locations available throughout Rhode Island.