Behavioral Health Technician

Positions available for PT/FT employment

Description of Duties:

The role expectations of a Behavioral health technician are:

  • Crisis intervention techniques, behavioral reinforcements, emotional support, time-structuring activities, time-out strategies, and additional psychosocial rehabilitative activities as prescribed in the treatment plan.
  • Provide specific interventions to stabilize the child or adolescent.
  • Collaboration with other members of the treatment team and other professional working in the home or in other community settings and participation in interagency planning meetings, when possible.
  • Complete all documentation required.  Progress Notes completed within 24 hours of the service and data collection/encounters should be turned in on a weekly basis
  • Collaboration in treatment planning.
  • Attend all initial trainings required by state regulations and attend 20 hours of training annually detailed in training plan
  • Attends all treatment team meetings for clients.
  • Meets clinical supervisor on weekly basis.

Requirements:

High school diploma or the equivalent OR

BCaBA Certification, RBT certification, or BCAY certification OR

Have a minimum of 2 years of experience in the provision of behavioral health services.

Clearances:

In accordance with state regulations, all prospective employees/contractors must make available for photocopy an original of their Federal Criminal History (FBI Background Check), PA Criminal Background Check and PA Child Abuse Clearance prior to a job offer being extended.

To apply, email Jodie Davis, Director of Children’s Services, at [email protected] or call 610-270-0625 x309.

*Central Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider