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Senior Behavior Managemen

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Senior Behavior Management Specialist

Do you want to make a difference working directly with children and families in the community? Join our team! We offer flexible schedules, team environment and growth opportunities, and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

The Senior Behavior Management Specialist is responsible for providing behavior management training to clients and families; assessing the family’s need for additional services; acts as the program liaison to community and provider agencies; and provides crisis intervention as assigned.  Position provides additional clinical and/or administrative leadership to Behavior Management Specialists where required by program.

Essential Duties:

  • Conducts a thorough child/family strengths and needs assessment, utilizing the program specific protocol.

  • Develops and implements successful behavior management technique.

  • Maintains timely progress notes that reflect movement towards client goals.

  • Provides effective crisis management, to include following the program triage protocol and treatment methods, responding in a timely manner, providing for follow-up care, assessing and providing appropriate responses, and handling the situation calmly.

  • Provides or arranged for transportation of clients to appointments as necessary (if applicable).

  • Designs "behavioral contracts" with clients and families as necessary.

  • Plans for client discharge/termination, including helping the family plan and prepare for services needed.

  • Conducts educational activities that promote client understanding of treatment issues.

  • Maintains clinical records in a timely manner following agency standards.

  • Performs in a supervisory manner in the absence of the Program Supervisor to other Behavior Management Specialists.

  • Must be able to safely and effectively monitor consumer activities, with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be 21 years of age (licensing requirement).
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field of study from an accredited college or university.
  • Minimum 3 years experience working in the behavioral health field with children.
  • Possess a valid Arizona driver’s license and be insurable under the agency’s automobile policy.
  • Must be computer literate with knowledge of Outlook and Microsoft Office programs (i.e. Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Must be able to provide own transportation to and from clients’ homes and/or other relevant organizations/agencies.

Tags: Social Worker, Social Work, Mental Health, Child & Family Therapy, Mental Health Technician, Family Support Specialist, Recovery Coach.



Job Reference #: 1575
Job Status: Full Time
Date Posted: 5/30/2018
Pay Rate: 

Recruiter and Available Location Information

 Map It! -, Tucson, AZ 85701

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