Supervising Clinician - BCBA
Company: Centria Healthcare
Posted on: January 11, 2022
Centria Autism is the largest provider of Applied Behavior
Analysis (ABA) for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
across the state of Michigan, with services in 10 other states. Our
mission is to help every child living with autism to develop,
pursue and achieve their own goals and dreams through high-quality
ABA Therapy and support.
The Supervising Clinician will provide support to individuals and
their families by coordinating and providing Applied Behavior
Analysis, function analyses and assessment, behavior acquisition
and reduction procedures, and adaptive life skills. This position
is considered a leadership role within Centria. The ideal candidate
will be able to develop a client's treatment plans, as well as
supervise Behavior Technicians, to implement such programs.
Behavior Technicians will rely on their BCBA to assist them in
overcoming challenges and answering questions about their day to
day client interactions. Solid communication skills and openness to
feedback are necessary. The Supervising Clinician should be
organized and self-sufficient to perform in this role
Success measures include clinical outcomes, client retention,
behavior technician engagement and retention, and overall team
Duties and Responsibilities
Lack of performance, unwillingness to service clients, loss of
technicians or clients, or a failure to perform assigned duties can
result in disciplinary action, changes in work status, or
adjustment in compensation. Provide clinical oversight to clientele
to drive compliance and retention to achieve optimal outcomes.
Conduct initial and six (6) month assessments, which recommend the
clinically appropriate number of hours per week.
Work with parents to achieve the number of hours necessary for the
best outcomes for the client.
Manage and maintain full productivity targets as indicated by
center or home-based model.
Retain 100% of your clients with an NPS of 8 or higher and 50%
response rate quarterly.
Complete and submit all documents the same day as the work
performed. Must be in by Sunday night at midnight to count for the
Train, manage, and retain a team of Behavior Technicians who
directly report to you. (20%)
Conduct a pre-case open meeting with each Behavior Technician to
initiate training on the client's Treatment Plan before services
Provide one hour of supervision/ten hours that the Behavior
Conduct monthly team meetings with Behavior Technicians to increase
training and engagement.
Retain a minimum of 90% of Behavior Technicians quarterly.
Engage parents in ABA therapy to improve client outcomes (10%)
Conduct monthly family engagement sessions with the parents.
Ensure parent involvement in treatment planning and goal
Keep parents constantly up to date on the client's progress, as
well as treatment planning changes and therapy hour
Develop child-specific behavior plans in accordance with the
principles of ABA therapy. (10%)
Monitor and adjust behavior plans throughout the treatment period
in accordance with the child's progression.
Submit supervision notes daily at the end of each session.
Attend corporate meetings and training as scheduled. (5%)
Participate in weekly team meetings with your Clinical Director and
fellow Supervising Clinicians.
Attend Clinical Summits to earn CEUs and hear company updates
Conduct monthly group technician training.
Continue training and education to advance knowledge and learning
in the field of ABA.
Promote the growth of Centria Healthcare and assist in the pursuit
of business opportunities. (5%)
Build relationships with current referral sources.
Comply with all necessary payer requirements to drive referral
This Role Is Responsible For
Leading and maintaining staff by orienting, and training team
Ensuring the daily functions of the team are completed by
communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and
appraising job results;
Managing, coaching, and developing a high performing team that
meets agreed objectives, and which delivers best practice results,
added value, and continuous improvements;
Consistently promoting high standards through personal example and
roll out through the team so that each member of the team
understands the standards and behaviors expected of them.
Key Fiscal Responsibilities
This role has no budgetary control or financial oversight
These guidelines can be used to make a list of qualifications
required (or preferred) to perform the job successfully.
Master's degree or higher from an accredited university in
acceptance with BACB guidelines
Completion of 8-hour supervision course, or willing to complete
within first 30 days
BCBA certification from the BACB, in good standing
Active state license, in good standing, when applicable
1 + years working with children and autism spectrum disorders
Previous supervision experience, preferred
Crisis management experience, preferred
Equipment and Technology Experience
G Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Google Meet)
ABA Platforms, preferred
Knowledge and Skills
ABA clinical knowledge and experience;
Demonstrated analytical skills with the ability to synthesize a
variety of clinical and social data to determine an appropriate
diagnosis, treatment plan and monitor effectiveness of treatment
Ability to effectively engage in one to one communication with
parents and clients;
Expertise in tracking and ensuring clinical outcomes, progress, and
maintaining a high level of compliance;
Ability to seamlessly transition between strategic and hands-on
Proven experience and understanding of customer service;
Works well in a collaborative environment and builds mutual trust
and credibility at all levels of the organization;
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal with
clients, internal and external stakeholders;
Demonstrated ability to work independently and self-motivated to
achieve business goals;
Excellent interpersonal skills;
Superior skills in time management, observation, and data
Proven strong work ethic with attention to detail, accuracy, and
Minimum Competency Requirements
An initial assessment of competency will be completed during the
interview period and evaluated on an ongoing basis.
Ability to follow written instructions
Ability to use computers and computer/software programs
The options below best characterize the nature and level of
interactions with other people in the course of performing this
Frequent interaction with supervisor, senior leaders, and other
The option below best characterizes the level of decision making
exercised in performing this job.
Will collaborate closely with direct leader relative to approval on
decisions of significance
Occasionally making decisions without prior approval from
Centria's office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 am -
6:00 pm, with primary hours conducted after school hours (3:00 pm -
The work location will vary by client case and include home,
community, or center.
Additional time or flex schedules may be required to complete the
above work or meet company objectives.
While performing the duties of this job, the team member may be
exposed to a client who exhibits physically aggressive behavior,
which can include kicking, pinching, punching, biting, etc. The
team member may have to use appropriate behavior management
techniques with a client under such circumstances. Such a response
requires agility, quick reflexes, and the ability to use physically
evasive movement. The team member will be required to stand, walk,
sit, grasp, reach, bend, kneel, crouch, squat, hear, type, and
write. The team member will also be exposed to normal office
conditions and usual office equipment such as phone, computer,
copiers, files, etc. The team member must be able to independently
push, pull, lift, move, and carry objects weighing up to
thirty-five (35) lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this
job include near, far, and field of vision.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, Veteran status, or disability status. This job description
is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills,
efforts, duties, responsibilities, or working conditions associated
with the position. Centria reserves the right to amend this job
description at any time, with or without written notice.
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