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Behavioral Specialists provide support to clients with disabilities or social difficulties. Typical work responsibilities of a Behavioral Specialist include liaising with the mental health community, delivering presentations, organizing therapy sessions, handling child neglect cases, developing training materials, and providing emotional support to clients. Resume samples in the field make display of skills such as analytical thinking, problem solving, good communication and listening skills, recordkeeping, and networking. Employers select resumes displaying a degree in psychology or a similar field.

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Behavioral Specialist Consultant/mobile Therapist

  • Provided psychotherapy to children who present with a wide range of diagnoses in the home, school, and community setting using the cognitive behavior therapy treatment model.
  • Provided behavioral consultation to families, education professionals, and team members.
  • Designed and implemented behavioral treatment plans that include short and long term objectives and behavioral interventions.
  • Analyzed and graphed behavioral data, providing updates to insurance companies and reviewing psychologist for the purpose of determining medical necessity of services.
  • Facilitated Interagency Service Plan Meetings to determine (re)authorization of support services needed.
  • Conducted a weekly supervision group for Therapeutic Staff Support to provide clinical guidance and support.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Sociology And Anthropology
MS
Counseling Education
2

Program Instructor & Behavioral Specialist

  • Observed and provided caring and professional support for people with special needs while helping achieve their developmental goals.
  • Engaged in all physical activities with individuals assigned under my care with little to no supervision.
  • Maintained documentation pertaining to clients, i.e., daily logs, restraint records, incident reports, etc.
  • Participated in scheduled shifts, staff meetings, program development meetings, further required training.
  • Prepared and served food, escorted to bathroom, changed diapers, and assisted in any other functions needed
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Jornalism
Journalism
3

Behavioral Specialist Intern

  • Thoroughly and purposefully supported the child's and teen's behavior in intramural and extramural situations using The Atlas Project and trauma systems therapy (ATLAS Project-by New York University)
  • Assisted adolescents with Independent Living Skills including housing (NYCHA, Section 8, supportive)
  • Maintained all pertinent documentation, sustained contact with therapeutic staff and other community resources, and prepared for court hearings if necessary
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Professional Studies
MA
Clinical Practice
4

Behavioral Specialist /in-home Behavioral Specialist

  • Implement behavior plans
  • Document all actions and interventions used for clients
  • Help to maximize client care by suggesting effective improvements, interventions, documentation, and coordination between professional team.
  • Attended planned meetings and trainings to for supplemental education
  • Provided behavioral analytic expertise, managed clients and parent relationships, and supervised ABA therapies to ensure quality execution of behavior analytic duties.
  • Employed assessment tools and proactive strategies to improve instruction methods.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Human Services
5

Behavioral Specialist

  • Maintained a safe work environment
  • Monitored all students to make sure they would not be a threat to themselves, staff or other children within the school day.
  • Worked with students with disabilities that range from autism, developmental and behavioral.
  • Analyzed the behavior and actions of all students within a structured school setting.
  • Mentored and advised certain students that were unable to function within the school setting.
  • Assisted Special Education Coordinator with Behavior Plans or I.E.PS's with certain students.
  • Provided weekly summarized feedback to staff with detailed information pertaining to high behavior risk students.
  • Maintained active communication with family members of students to inform progress.
  • Properly analyze, mediate and resolve agitated situations between students
  • Assisted in assembling a group of higher achieving students into a club to where there actions would be recognized and supported by all student body and staff. (Panther Club)
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Sociology
6

Behavioral Specialist and Mobile Therapist

Provide in home clinical services and behavioral interventions to children and families.

  • Provide clinical and behavioral strategies to children in the school setting.
  • Carry a caseload of 15 clients, specializing in children with a diagnosis of ASD.
  • Complete assessments, treatment plans, case notes and create behavioral tools.
  • Collaborate with other team members in order to maximize the success of the client.
  • Attend Psychiatric appointments, IEP meetings & community meeting for clients on caseload.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Social Work
MA
Social Work
7

Behavioral Specialist

Initiate and implement socio-psychological issues to support residents and patients.

  • Conduct and organize social, educational and cultural events for resident communities.
  • Integrate social and human services issues and processes to benefit residents, patients and people.
  • Ensure compliance of all state, federal laws, standards and procedures.
  • Assist and support social and human service specialty groups in meeting psychological needs of patients and residents.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Psychology
BA
Psychology
MS
Forensic Science
8

Therapeutic Behavioral Specialist

Manage, analyze, implement and assess behavioral intervention techniques and services for youth who are at risk of losing home/school placement.

  • Supervise, empower, and side coach caregivers and clients though suggested behavior interventions specifically designed for their family needs.
  • Complete daily Department of Mental Health billing and progress notes using district-wide, web-based software system, Welligent.
  • Organize and facilitate monthly progress meeting with clients and families.
  • Formulate, track and assess behavioral intervention services through functional behavioral analyses on Excel.
  • Monitor and track mileage and monthly expenses through Excel spreadsheets.
  • Maintain and promote company brand and mission statement.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Film Studies
MBA
Master of Business Administration
9

Behavioral Specialist Consultant/mobile Therapist

Develop, implement and monitor interventions and behavioral modification plans.

  • Conduct functional behavior assessment and supervise Therapeutic Support Staff implementing the plans.
  • Provided intensive therapeutic services to children, youth and their families in their homes, schools and community settings.
  • Collaborate with outside agencies, institutions, public and private systems to ensure continuity of care.
  • Complete biopsychosocial assessments
  • Advocate for clients and families, and provide psycho-education
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
MS
Organizational Management
10

Behavioral Specialist

  • Provide behavioral therapy sessions for youth that deal with mental illnesses
  • Reduce crisis situations by implementing prevention and deescalating strategies
  • Work closely with families to improve therapy sessions and overall well-being for their child
  • Collect data during therapy session and communicate with coordinators about therapy progress
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Behavioral Science

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