Behavior Therapist
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Company:
ABA of North Texas/BCS
Location:
McKinney, TX, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Behavior Therapist

Behavior Therapist/RBT - We will train!
McKinney and Plano Texas
Full-time and Part-time
Salary: $14.00 to $17.00 /hour

ABA of North Texas provides the highest quality services for children and young adolescents with autism and other developmental disabilities. Our highly trained staff is committed to providing every child a comprehensive program, given their unique and individual needs. The emphasis is always client achievement and maximizing the individuals’ potential in the home, school, and the community to create lasting change throughout their lives.

ABA of North Texas has gone through a recent management change, and we are looking for motivated individuals to join our growing team!

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
-Provide one-on-one Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to clients
-Communicate with all members of the team, with the goal of improving services and maintaining procedural integrity
-Precisely follow procedures and instructions, both written and spoken
-Correctly use ABA processes and strategies, such as prompting/fading, reinforcement, preference assessment, shaping, and chaining
-Follow data collection procedures with accuracy
-Provide feedback and insight to client’s lead therapist regarding client’s needs and changes in behavior based on what is seen while providing direct services
-Maintain the highest standard of ethics, including confidentiality
-Potential for travel to assist other offices

Requirements:
-Energetic (able to maintain enthusiasm for a 4+ hour session)
-Patient and Compassionate
-Able to take instruction and constructive criticism (and use both to improve therapeutic skills)
-Basic understanding of technology (such as iPads and Microsoft Office) with a willingness to learn more
-High school diploma or GED
-ABA experience and education are not required but encouraged, and will be considered for upward movement in the company
-Physically able to respond quickly from any position, walk quickly or jog short distances, stand on feet for a minimum of 15 minutes, and lift up to 50 pounds

ABA, Behavior, Therapist