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Mental Health Technician - Autism

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Autism Home Support Services is driven by our mission, and our passion to help families that have children with autism spectrum and related disorders. We thrive on creating a positive difference in a child’s overall development and long-term success. To learn more about Autism Home Support, visit: www.autismhomesupport.com

As a leader in ABA therapy, AHSS is known for our commitment to quality and professional development. Your training, development and professional growth is important to us! As a CEU provider, you will have access to national speakers in the behavioral field and numerous opportunities to advance your knowledge base.

We are hiring fun and energetic entry-level and experienced Mental Health/Behavior Technicians providing evidence-based, support therapy to children with autism spectrum and related disorders.  Autism Home Support Services provides all training and ongoing support in applied behavior analysis (ABA).

 

What is a Behavior Technician?

A Behavior Technician will provide direct 1 on 1 therapy with children in their home environment. Each individualized  program is written and designed by Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) for the Behavior Line Therapist to execute utilizing positive reinforcement, teaching in small steps, prompting, and repeated practice to facilitate the development of language, social interactions, independent living skills, and other aptitudes.

Technicians will participate in initial and ongoing training instruction on ABA therapies including pairing and play, Discrete Trial Training (DTT), Natural Environment Teaching (NET), and data collection techniques.

What we offer you as a Behavior Technician:

A rewarding experience in helping children with autism and families reach their full potential
Opportunity to earn your Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Certification
40+ hours of paid training in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
Part-Time hours (8 to 12+ per week)
Opportunity for professional growth  within the Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) field  

Expectations as a Behavior Technician:

Work under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and alongside a professional care team, in a collaborative environment
Keep the children motivated to learn
Communicate confidentially and professionally with behavior analysts, parents and your team
Complete 40+ hours of BehaviorTechnician training and pass the RBT (Registered Behavior Technician) competency assessment 

Required qualifications of a Behavior Line Therapist:

Exposure working with children or adults with special needs
Must have a flexible schedule of availability to work part-time and be organized
Technology proficient in Apple and/or Android devices
Applicants must possess our Core Values: Getting Stuff Done, Empathy, Integrity, Teamwork and Positivity/Energy
Be able to maneuver up to 50 pounds
Must have reliable transportation to travel to client homes

 

Check out this video to learn more about Autism Home Support Services
https://vimeo.com/123435919

 

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