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Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems Behavior Health Tech in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania

Reference #: cf01672a-482e-4ad8-a5f4-90f4758a408dDescriptionHolcomb is hiring Behavioral Health Technicians for our new IBHS program for high school students in Philadelphia, PA!!GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION:It is the responsibility of the Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) to provide one-to-one services to an identified child/adolescent and family to reduce maladaptive behaviors in the home, school and community.PRIMARY JOB FUNCTION(S):andbull; Implement clinical service delivery goals consistent with overall agency goals and policy/procedures.andbull; Report to direct supervisor, and other administrative staff as required, in a timely and comprehensive manner.andbull; Complete other responsibilities as assigned by direct supervisor.andbull; Complete all training requirements as dictated by the state prior to working alone with clients (6 hours supervised hours in the field) and any other required thereafter.andbull; Submitto Human Resources, in a timely manner, copies of all required documentation regarding degree, licenses, certifications, clearances and formal trainings.andbull; Provide services as defined by the program description, best practice standards and in full compliance with licensure standards.andbull; Maintain professional relationships with consumers, their families, payers, community support service representatives, co-workers and other agencies.andbull; Participate in interagency meetings, as required, and represent the agency in an effective and professional manner in all contacts with clients, payers and collateral staff.andbull; Ability to work within a group to develop internal systems to improve and ensure quality servicesandbull; Prompts safe and socially acceptable replacement behaviors in order to build a repertoire of communication, social interaction and problem-solving skills.andbull; Provide all authorized client services and provide supporting documentation for re-authorizations, as necessary, in a timely manner.andbull; Submit accurate and timely payroll and billing documentation.andbull; Implement interventions effectively based upon the treatment plan and behavior management plan as developed by the Behavior Consultant.andbull; Provide crisis intervention to clients, when indicated, to stabilize acute crisesandbull; Participate in all required individual and peer supervision, as well as all applicable program staff meetingsSECONDARY FUNCTION(S):Data Entry and Preparation of Clinical ChartsREQUIREMENTS:EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:andbull; Have a High School Diploma, Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degreeandbull; Have certification as BCAT (Board Certified Autism Technician Certification)Required Clearances: Pennsylvania Child Abuse clearance, Criminal clearance, and fingerprint based federal criminal history; Verification that employee is not on any Medicaid/Medicare Exclusion listNOTE: At the discretion of the Personnel Officer, additional related experience and/or education may be substituted in lieu of the requirements specified under Education and Experience.Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesThe 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)andbull;Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.a