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The MENTOR Network Behavior Management Therapist - Salem in Salem, Massachusetts

MENTOR South Bay, a part of The MENTOR Network, is a community-based, behavioral health care organization offering a continuum of services including adult behavioral health, substance abuse counseling, children’s behavioral health, autism services, and early childhood services.

Behavior Management Therapist

Provide In-Home Behavioral Services to consumers within their given catchment area, ensuring compliance with the In-Home Behavioral Services Performance Specifications. Conduct functional behavioral assessments (FBA) of youth demonstrating challenging behaviors that interfere with daily functioning in a variety of environments; including the design and implementation of behavior plans. Contribute to the on-going training and oversight of Family Service Providers within his/her site and the agency at large.

  • Provide In-Home Behavioral Services to identified youth and families within given catchment area

  • Conduct functional behavioral assessments (FBA) of youth

  • Complete individualized, strengths-based behavior management plans

  • Participate in Care Planning Teams for identified youth and families

  • Provide outreach counseling to individuals, groups, families, and couples, as necessary

  • Consult with outside agencies, referral sources, and other professionals as necessary

  • Attend weekly supervision, and staff meetings, and consultations as required

  • Follow the Medical Necessity Criteria, Performance Specifications, and Service Definitions for In-Home Behavioral Services

  • Meet direct service requirements based on part time or full time status, as designated

  • Support the referral process for In-Home Behavioral Services. Ensure families are contacted according to state-mandated benchmarks

  • Assist with developing and providing supervision training programs for Family Service Providers

  • Submit documentation and ensure it meets the Performance Specifications set forth by the state and is submitted timely

  • Outreach to community providers to develop and foster solid working relationships and awareness of CBHI services

  • Participate in Systems of Care meetings and other CBHI-related meetings (as assigned)

  • Adhere to company policies, administrative directives, therapy guidelines, codes of conduct and all office and administrative procedures

  • Respond to client emergencies as needed, especially with regards to In-Home Behavioral Services Performance Specifications

  • Maintain contact with site by checking voicemail and emails daily.

  • Keep supervisor informed of progress on all cases

  • Adhere to provisions of M.G.L Chapter 119, Section 51A (Mandated Reporter); report all occurrences immediately to the clinic. Complete crisis reporting protocol as required.

  • Adhere to clinical recommendations from clinical administration

  • Maintain confidentiality in all clinical matters. Adhere to HIPAA standards and regulations.

  • Remain compliant with billing, documentation, and minimum service delivery to substantiate each billable unit

    Qualifications: BCBA, LICSW, LMHC, LMFT, LCSW, or LADC-1

  • Master’s Level Practitioner AND: Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA); OR Enrolled in a behavior analyst training program and eligible for certification within nine months; OR Master’s levels mental health practitioner working under the supervision of a BCBA; OR a psychologist licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Psychology with experience performing functional behavioral assessments and implementing and evaluating intervention strategies; OR a

  • Master’s level mental health practitioner with relevant training and two years’ experience with the above essential functions. PC Literacy and experience with MS Office Applications

    Why Join Us?

  • Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available

  • Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Paid time off and holiday pay

  • Rewarding work, impacting the lives of those you serve, working alongside a great team of coworkers

  • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities

    Come join our amazing team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!

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    The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services. At The MENTOR Network, our core values—Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Growth—and the behaviors that define them, guide how we interact with each other and how we approach our work. As an organization of people serving people in nearly 40 states , you’ll have opportunities from coast to coast.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets

The Mentor Network is pleased to be an equal employment employer Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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