Behavior Specialist Consultant - Central and Upper Bucks County

Foundations Behavioral Health Hospital - Doylestown, PA

Full-timeEstimated: $45,000 - $63,000 a year
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Behavior Specialist Consultants needed in Central and Upper Bucks County!

For close to 40 years, Universal Health Services has been the leader in the Healthcare Management Industry. As a result of our efforts, UHS has once again been selected by Fortune as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” in 2018. We have make the list every year since 2010 and this year we are one of only five companies in the Healthcare/Medical Facilities sector to be bestowed with this honor.

Foundations Behavioral Health provides behavioral rehabilitation services (BHRS). This service is unique given that clinicians help individuals/families with behavioral health problems by providing serves in a more natural environment including homes, schools, and community locations.

The primary goal of BHRS is to assist the child/adolescent in functioning more adaptively and efficiently in the home/school/community while guiding the parent/guardian to address the problematic behaviors in a more effective and constructive manner. The intent of BHRS is to promote treatment in the natural, least restrictive environment. The purpose is to offer new alternatives to the child/adolescent and the family that promotes problem solving, skill building, competency, empowerment, and self-sufficiency.

We are currently looking for Behavior Specialist Consultants in Upper and Central Bucks County.

The Behavior Specialist Consultant (BSC) is a fee-for-service independent contractor program within our Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS) program. The BSC works with all members of the treatment plan to design and direct a behavior modification plan that will meet the needs of the child and family, designs and oversees implementation of the treatment plan, provides instruction to other members of the treatment team (i.e. Mobile Therapist, Therapeutic Staff Support, teachers, teacher’s aides, parents, family members) in their roles and responsibilities in implementing the treatment plan, and participates in enter-agency service planning meetings.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • License preferred but not required
  • BSL, LPC, LCSW, LMFT and Licensed Psychologist all qualify without additional post-master’s experience or education review.
  • Must be licensed to provide services to ASD clients
  • If not licensed, applicants must have a Master’s degree in a mental health discipline: Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work and Marriage and the Family Therapy
  • College transcript must contain at least 12 credit hours in core behavior health coursework.
  • Functional Behavioral Assessment training and Post-test required.
  • Paid Supervision is required monthly
  • Job type: Contract

Job Type: Contract

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time