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BCBA Program Supervisor – Broward County Job – Fort Lauderdale, FL 221297

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COVID-19 is having a dramatic impact on our lives, families and communities. The families we serve need us more than ever. Our teams at Acorn Health are working to continue to serve the ABA Therapy needs of our clients during this time, while keeping our employees and families safe.


We are still providing home-based and clinical setting services for our clients, while continuing to follow the guidance of the World Health Organization (WHO) and U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on preventing the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Additionally, we are still actively adding talent to our work force, come and join our team at Acorn Health!


Why You'll Love This Job!


Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) serve on client cases, providing therapy and supervision to clients as directed. They oversee client treatment plans from assessment through care delivery and direct their Behavior Technicians and Program Coordinators on how to best deliver treatment plans. They are closely involved with clients and their families, providing additional support and family training as needed and as directed by their Clinical Directors.


Join our team at Acorn Health, an exciting and expanding organization with programs in FL, MI, VA, IL and MO. We offer a supportive environment, rich in learning and growth opportunities.


About Acorn Health


Acorn Health a family is a family of companies that deliver the highest quality of intensive, behavior-based treatment for individuals with autism spectrum and related disorders. We are a partnership of behavior analytic professionals who develop, apply, and share the latest advances in the science of applied behavior analysis (ABA) to improve the lives of the families we serve. And while each of our partner companies is unique, we all share important core values.


AUTHENTICITY: We present our true, selves. Everyone hungers for genuine connections.

ACCOUNTABILITY: We keep our promises and can be trusted with the life and future of a child.

TEAMWORK: The best outcomes are produced by people who collaborate with enthusiasm. 

GROWTH: We know the needs of children and their families are unique and ever-changing.  

HUSTLE: In autism care and treatment, time is always of the essence. We do things now.


With multiple clinical centers and staff across Florida, Michigan, Virginia Illinois and Missouri , we provide an unparalleled opportunity for BCBA’s to make an impact with clients, to learn, grow and prepare to become the future leaders of the company, through collaboration with our professional staff.


Acorn Leadership Development Institute – innovative program for BCBA’s looking for professional advancement.

Newly appointed Board of Director, Gregory Hanley, Ph.D., BCBA-D - you’ll have excellent resources and opportunities to participate in ongoing research efforts.


While we are always looking for talent for our programs, we currently have immediate opportunities in the Broward County.


Responsibilities


Program Development

  • Promote awareness and disseminate information regarding ASD and Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) through training and presentations, both on- and off-site, as directed
  • Provide articles, research summaries, etc., to disseminate important information about ABA and ASD, as directed
  • Conduct and participate in professional development training
  • Support the operations for program development needs
  • Promote a high level of professional and ethical standards, following both company standards and BACB guidelines
  • Consultation and Supervision
  • Serve as the clinical lead on all cases, working with both the Program Coordinator (BCaBA or BCBA) and Behavior Technician (RBT) to ensure all treatment plans are progressing to reach a client’s specific goals
  • Conduct training workshops for the client’s extended care team, perform routine fidelity checks on RBTs, routinely collect interobserver reliability data, review client programs to analyze data, observe program implementation, and make necessary changes to the treatment program
  • Discuss observations/concerns of care providers
  • Revise client’s curriculum as needed to reach target goals
  • Collaborate with colleagues, parents, and schools in order to share information and implement best practice intervention programs to clients
  • Provide training and on-going support to parents and caregivers

Treatment

  • Conduct behavioral, developmental and functional-based assessments
  • Develop, oversee and implement client’s Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP) and Individualized Treatment Plan (ITP)
  • Perform a range of evidence-based intervention methods to assist in client treatment plans
  • Create and design programs, and develop strategies to accomplish the goals from the client’s ITP
  • Collect, maintain and evaluate data on each client’s progress
  • Observe and record client’s behaviors and monitor client’s progress
  • Communicate effectively with supervisory staff on both client and non-client specific matters
  • Help cover treatment sessions for other staff members when needed
  • Complete other job-related duties and special assignments as directed

Professional Responsibilities

  • Maintain Continuing Education for BCBA requirement
  • Conduct and attend professional training and presentations
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