Behavioral Health Associate - Specialized Treatment for Autism and Related Disorders - PT- Evening Shift in Philadelphia, PA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 10/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In this role the Behavioral Health Associate will be responsible for:

  1. Providing safety checks and patient rounds
  2. Support adherence to the unit structure and schedule on a daily basis.
  3. Support patients in completing of hygiene and other activities of daily living, including but not limited to assistance in toileting, bathing or other activities as recommended by the treatment team.
  4. Communicate with the treatment team through participation in treatment team meeting daily.
  5. Foster a therapeutic milieu through the implementation of behavioral interventions as recommended by the broader treatment team across shifts.
  6. Engage patients in activities designed to support treatment planning goals, in coordination with the STAR BCBA and other professional services staff.
  7. Lead therapeutic-recreational activities and skills groups designed to support learning and behavioral interventions implemented by the treatment team.

  • Certification as a Registered Behavioral Technician - Preferred
  • CPR/First Aid Certification - Required

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)