Southwest Behavioral & Health Services is a large and growing, non-profit community-based provider of behavioral health services with locations throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County, Gila, Pinal, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai Counties. We are a well-established voice in the community with more than 115 sites, over one thousand employees, and 40 years' experience.
Join Southwest Behavioral Health for exceptional growth opportunities driven by our promote-from-within philosophy. We provide an EXCELLENT compensation and benefits package, including immediate participation in our 403(b) program with 20% company match after 1 year of service. Generous PTO includes 2 weeks of vacation your 1st year (available after 6 months) and accruals after 2, 5 and 10 years of service! We offer 100% company-paid medical, dental, STD, LTD, and Life coverage for employees. Other great benefits include 10 paid holidays, sick time, vision, prescription drug discounts, tuition reimbursement, chiropractic services, and much more!
We are currently seeking a Board Certified Behavior Analyst to join our Southwest Autism Center of Excellence (SACE) program, working at our Metro Outpatient Clinic.
The Board Certified Behavior Analyst position will provide mental health therapy, diagnostic psychological evaluations, and Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) treatment to children, adolescents, and their families. Provides home and office based assessments and services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), treatment plan development, as well as supervision of ABA services.
Participate and facilitate Child and Family Team Meetings and may also engage in a variety of supports such as peer support, mentoring, and tutoring.
Provides direct ABA Therapy
Implements & collects data on teaching programs/behavioral interventions provided by Licensed Supervisor
Communicating and updating supervisor on behavior changes that affects treatments decisions.
Maintains and acquires technical knowledge by attending trainings, meetings, and seminars.
Provide life-skills training, identifying alternatives for caregivers in handling behaviors and monitoring progress in achieving goals.
Conducts mental health assessments.
Facilitates group skills training
Maintain accurate, thorough, and current documentation of contact with consumers' treatment progress and services received.
Coordinates clinical care between resources within and outside of the agency.
Maintains expected level of productivity.
Minimum requirement consists of a Master's degree in Psychology, Education, Speech Language, Applied Behavior Analysis, or related field
Board Certification (BCBA) or eligible for certification by the Behavior Analysis Certification Board is required.
At least one year of experience working with children in applying behavioral assessments, creating and implementing function-based treatment plans, and instructing learners with ASD who present with severe challenging behavior (e.g. aggression, self-injury, non-compliance, elopement, pica)
Experience working with children and young adults in school settings.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) speaking preferred.
Must be eligible and/or have a valid Fingerprint Clearance Card through the Arizona Department of Public Safety