Posted

1 day ago

Location

Abingdon, VA

Description

Our therapy team executes customized treatment plans that deliver real results and exceed patients' expectations. If you're motivated to give our cients a more positive quality of life we encourage you to apply today!



  • Must have experience with behavioral intervention, and/or a strong educational emphasis on the principles of learning and developmental psychology

  • Conduct initial/ongoing assessments to meet the needs of the person served
  • Continue open communication between supervisors; direct care staff members; family members; guardians; collateral individuals regarding the individual’s status/progress
  • Provide a tentative schedule to supervisor of appointments/home visits/observations for the week/month to continue open communication of work progress
  • Conduct home visits to meet the requirements of in-home observations; chart reviews; staff interviews; data analysis; and to ensure implementation of the program plan is effective and followed per the program
  • Participate in Interdisciplinary Team Meetings as well as other pertinent meetings/appointments to ensure all team members are continuing open communication of the individual’s progress
  • Complete monthly/quarterly progress notes as well as attend monthly/quarterly/PRN (as needed) meetings to discuss individual’s progress
  • Conduct training/in-service training, annually, and as needed to ensure staff and other team members are competent on the implementation of the program plan and/or documentation sheets
  • Provide follow-up interviews/home visits/observations for continued support for the individual’s needs
  • Be flexible/adaptable to ever changing policies/procedures/status/issues related to the individual in order to support him/her
  • Have effective record keeping (i.e. monthly/quarterly notes; in-service training; contact information; program plans) to ensure information is readily available to interested parties (i.e. management; surveyor)
  • Act as liaison with the public and mental health community for the purpose of supporting individual development goals
  • Assist in developing procedures for training materials to enhance programs for individuals and ensures program operations are in compliance with established guidelines
  • Continued education on behaviorally based interventions & techniques to stay competitive in the field
  • Follow-up visits and monthly/quarterly notes of individual’s progression
  • Perform other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning within the work unit