Northeast Family Services provides behaviorally based mental health services to children, families and adults. The mission of the organization is to provide quality behavioral and mental health services to individuals and families who are in need, and to empower our clients to identify and remove barriers to the pursuit of their goals. NFS is committed to ensuring that cultural, socioeconomic, and geographical challenges do not impede a client's ability to access services.
The Behavior Specialist is a bachelor's level behavior technician who serves as primary support for the behavior management plan devised by the Behavior Therapist. The Behavior Specialist records data according to the plan. The specialist models specific interventions prescribed by the Therapist and coaches and supports parents and other caregivers in the implementation of behavior change based on Applied Behavioral Analysis.
*Candidates who can speak Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, or Cantonese are a plus!!!*
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services. One to two years minimum experience with children, youth and families in home or community setting preferred. Training in Applied Behavioral Analysis is highly beneficial and desirable. Experience working with children diagnosed with behavioral-emotional disorders, as well as children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Client Areas: North Dartmouth, Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro, Taunton, Brockton, etc.
Compensation: Fee for Service/salary, Highly Competitive, and Flexible Schedules
Northeast Family Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, service member status, genetic data, pregnancy, childbirth related, or religion or other legally protected status.Company Description
Northeast Family Services provides quality behavioral and mental health services to individuals and their families. Northeast Family Services is committed to teaching individuals the skills needed to promote personal growth and independence. We are dedicated to providing families, parents and caregivers with the tools necessary to assist with creating continued success.