Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

<h3>Empowering individuals to live a meaningful life.</h3>

Varies within Denver, CO Metro area

Continuum of Colorado

<p>Continuum of Colorado is a&nbsp;nonprofit agency providing services to people with a wide range of abilities. At Continuum, we empower individuals to live a meaningful life. We believe it is our responsibility to not only meet the needs of each individual we support but also to partner with our supported-individuals to help them reach milestones, achieve their goals, and make their dreams a reality. Person-centeredness is not just a trend or buzzword to us; it&rsquo;s a philosophy that embodies each Direct Support Professional we hire. Our mission is to be a partner in choice and independence by collaborating with individuals and their families to provide high-quality lifetime supports that will empower them to thrive in their community.</p> <p>Experience thoughtful care and let Continuum of Colorado support you or your loved one.</p> http://continuumcolo.org/

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Licensed

$52,500/annually (salaries based on experience)

Overview: Location: Primary clinic is in Aurora, and our team works throughout the Denver Metro and surrounding areas, especially in Arapahoe and Douglas Counties. Continuum of Colorado&nbsp;has a fantastic opportunity for a&nbsp;<strong>Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)&nbsp;</strong>to provide ABA services to adults and children with developmental disabilities in various settings. Our BCBA&rsquo;s conduct assessments, write treatment plans, provide parent training, and both supervise and train behavior technicians to implement ABA programs. We also work collaboratively with families, case managers and other team members to ensure proper implementation of ABA services. This is an exciting opportunity to join our behavioral services division and participate as part of a small and committed team, while working within a well-established and reputable organization (one of the largest non-profits in Colorado). You will have the opportunity to support individuals across the life span in home, community, center-based and residential settings.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Conduct functional behavioral assessments</li> <li>Develop and monitor implementation of behavior plans and associated programs.</li> <li>Make recommendations to case managers and teams regarding&nbsp;level&nbsp;of behavioral supports needed.</li> <li>Create and train team members to utilize data systems for measuring client behaviors and progress (we primarily use Catalyst for collecting and analyzing data).</li> <li>Provide ongoing consultation and analysis as directed to support clients and teams.</li> <li>Respond promptly and professionally to individual and family needs and requests.</li> <li>Ensure adherence to rules and regulations and agency policies and procedures in&nbsp;provision&nbsp;of services.</li> <li>Oversee implementation of behavior plans and associated programs by direct care staff.</li> <li>Provide ongoing training and supervision (both individual and group) to behavior technicians.</li> <li>Complete daily case notes and other required program-related documentation.</li> <li>Ensure working case files are developed and maintained.</li> <li>Regularly analyze data and complete written reports to document client progress.</li> <li>Report abuse and neglect situations; files appropriate reports.</li> <li>Participate in ongoing development and refinement of team priorities, projects, and practices.</li> <li>Initiate contact with individuals,&nbsp;families&nbsp;and providers as necessary.</li> <li>Assure communication and interactions regarding behavioral, medical and other information occur in an appropriate, effective and respectful manner with clients, staff, family members, supervisors,&nbsp;agencies, and others.</li> <li>Maintain client confidentiality.</li> <li>Participate in designing and conducting meaningful behavioral research (research proposals go through our Intuitional Review Board, and our Behavioral Team plays an active role with the IRB.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>A Master&rsquo;s Degree or higher in a behavioral, social, health science or education field is required.</li> <li>Must be a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) or within 3 months of sitting for the exam.</li> <li>At least two (2) years of direct supervision experience in developing and implementing behavior support plans for individuals with developmental disabilities, using methods consistent with best practices from the field of applied behavior analysis.</li> <li>Knowledge of developmental disabilities and appropriate behavioral interventions.</li> <li>Team player with the ability to provide parent training and consultative services to other therapeutic disciplines.</li> <li>Ability to maintain necessary training, certifications, and licensure.</li> <li>Excellent oral and written communication skills; effectively communicate with clients, families, staff and others.</li> <li>Effectively write, review and implement plans.</li> <li>Functions interdependently with clients, co-workers, other staff, agency administration and external agencies while maintaining appropriate professional boundaries.</li> <li>Professionally interacts with a diverse group of individuals.</li> <li>Able to work flexible hours.</li> <li>Ability to meet physical demands of the position.</li> <li>Ability to productively conduct interviews to obtain needed information.</li> <li>Demonstrates excellent presentation skills.</li> <li>Personal vehicle in good operating condition for use during work, where applicable.</li> <li>Valid Colorado motor vehicle license (prior to start date)</li> <li>Proof of motor vehicle insurance.</li> <li>Meet agency driving requirements and operate agency (if needed) and personal vehicles.</li> </ul>