A Behavior Specialist can be seen working mainly in the special education department to deal with students who are facing behavioral problems. The job description involves case management and developing different behavior plans for special education students. The Behavior Specialist Resume provides the detail list of the following core tasks as well – assessing student’s condition and eligibility for special services, reporting on child abuse or neglect cases; determining behavioural capabilities of students, implementing effective treatment plans, coordinating with teachers and parents to implement behavioural interventions, and analyzing the effect of success or failure.
To provide such specialized service, the job applicants require – strong knowledge of applied behavior analysis, a good understanding of behavioral characteristics associated with autism, intellectual disabilities or other issues, and a solid grasp of state and federal laws governing special education. Most of the specialists highlight a Master’s degree in psychology or social work and experience working with people with special needs.
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Skills : Bilingual, fluent speaker in both English and Spanish.
Observed and monitored client behavior and responses to treatment.
Worked with interdisciplinary team members to evaluate children's progress and recommend appropriate learning plans.
Addressed behavioral and learning issues with parents and daycare management.
Monitored students' educational progress with individual charts and files.
Identified signs of emotional and developmental problems in children and reported to parents.
Allowed for ample outdoor discovery time each day.
Gave one-on-one attention to children while maintaining overall focus on the entire group.
Conducted in-home visits to maintain student and family relationships and student performance standards.
Behavior Specialist Consultant Resume
Objective : To establish a position utilizing extensive training and experience as a Social Worker with a growth-oriented organization to meet business objectives and support commitments; where leadership, technical skill, strong work ethic, and dedication will enhance my advancement. Social Worker Observe and record patients' progress, attitudes, and behavior and maintain this information in client records. Communicate and collaborate with other professionals involved with the care of a patient.
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Provided independent one on one in home therapy for children on the Autism Spectrum at least 15 hours (3-4 daily) a week.
Ensured the child has a safe, healthy educational environment, needs are met of client and family.
Experienced in running skill acquisition programs, and implementing Behavior Intervention Plans.
Provided coaching and training to parents and other caregivers.
Assisted in conducting behavioral assessments as needed to identify problem behaviors, implement support plans to correct problem behaviors.
Implemented plans that increase vocalization decrease self-injurious behaviors, increase academic skills, potty training maintenance, and maintaining instructional control.
Responsible for keeping clients engaged throughout sessions, setting up incidental learning opportunities, and providing reinforcement.
Recorded data and documentation on each child's behavior and progress throughout sessions.
Therapeutic Behavior Specialist Resume
Headline : Proven ability to work in chaotic situations and still maintain professionalism and efficiency. Exceptional ability to establish instant rapport with residents/patients and families based on outstanding communication skills. My objective is to obtain a promising career in the medical field with possible opportunities to advance.
Skills : Willingness to accept and embrace change, Strong organizational and time management skills, Ability to establish collaborative relationships with others, Able to assist peers with complicated coursework, Work well with diverse populations, Proficient communication skills in English and Spanish.
Provided consistent therapeutic care and direct supervision of residential clients Planned and directed all daily program activities, and assist clients to gain the skills necessary to live in a less restrictive environment.
Attended and participated in all scheduled shifts, staff meetings and retreats, program development meetings, and applicable trainings.
Acted as an advocate to an assigned client, which included maintaining clothing and personal needs inventories, as well as attending all treatment team meetings to develop treatment plans for assigned client.
Promoted and upheld effective team work and communication with team members, management, and community professionals.
Completed and maintained and required documentation pertaining to residents.
Utilized agency-approved verbal and physical de-escalations techniques necessary for therapeutic crises intervention Managed cottage art supply inventories, orchestrated creation of "good-bye" books for discharging clients, as well as created cottage nametags and other visual cue charts for residential clients.
Maintained safe and home-like environment through regular cleaning and supply stocking.
Certified Behavior Specialist Resume
Objective : Seeking new work experiences with children and adults with developmental disabilities, would like to continue education of Applied Behavior Analysis and additional education of holistic nutrition and dietetics. My goal is to excel in a setting in which I can directly help others help themselves.
Contact clients; provide assistance with crisis intervention and assist consumers to improve their emotional, social and behavioral functioning within the school, family and community support services.
Develop a rapport with consumers to empower them to utilize the appropriate resources.
Provide consumer support and crisis intervention.
Develop novel, or creative approaches to problems.
Provide family therapy, case management services to connect the families & youth with acquiring medical care, housing, food and financial assistance.
Developed and maintained relationships with consumers and community agencies.
Maintained written and electronic documentation of client services according to the guidelines and compliance requirements.
Coordinated and facilitated staff team meetings.
BA in Psychology
Social Behavior Specialist Resume
Headline : Able to work with the public and earn the necessary supervised hours in order to obtain my licence as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I am a energetic, motivated, detail-oriented human services professional with 11 years of experience; holding a wide range of knowledge in the areas of counseling, corrections and criminal justice education.
Skills : Specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorder, Reactive Attachment Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Provides direct services to clients in helping them identify goals and objectives related to self-awareness, self-management, responsible decision-making, relationship skills and social awareness.
Completes Rehabilitation Assessments and Individual Rehabilitation Plans with the client that reflects goals and objectives that are understandable and agreed upon by the client and other members that are a part of treatment.
Complete daily contact notes and ensure all other required documentation is completed in a timely manner and submit daily billing tickets.
Facilitate social skills groups.
Consults and collaborates with all team members (therapist, physician assistant etc.) on a regular basis.
Link patients to community resources when available.
Carry individual caseload up to 20 under supervision of Director of Rehabilitation Services.
Behavior Specialist II Resume
Summary : Youth Behavioral Specialist with a background in behavioral mental health, adolescent youth & troubled juveniles. Who is consistent, fair firm and is currently seeking master's degree in Social Work. It is my goal to seek opportunities that would utilize my current skills, abilities, and education while encouraging professional growth in Criminal Justice, Behavioral, Social Work and Counseling.
Skills : Basic First Aid , 6/6/2012 CEP-102N1 Moving Into Supervision.
Maintains patient, program, and department documentation Participates in and assists in implementing patients treatment plan.
Maintains a safe, orderly and therapeutic physical environment.
Participates in training and development activities to enhance knowledge and skills consistent with the organizations mission, vision, values, and goals.
Demonstrates principles of customer service by establishing and maintaining positive relationships with patients, physicians, allied health professionals and all customers Performs clerical and administrative assignments to support the department.
Collect data and assess targeted behaviors for caseload of children.
Creation and implementation of strategies to change behavior and development of long term maintenance plans.
Continuous assessment and modification of plans.
Therapeutic Behavior Specialist Resume
Summary : As a skilled practitioner I have many years experience in the education, clinical( mental health), behavioral health, and childcare arenas with children. The experiences I've had with children bring a wealth of skill and ability to work with families of children with special needs as well as families and other professionals in various settings.
Designed, developed and implemented management and behavioral interventions.
Ability to analyze behavior challenges and adopt an effective course of action.
Worked closely with parents within the family's home or community.
Provided parent education and training.
Maintained appropriate records and ensured that behavioral interventions are implemented.
Provided coaching and professional development programs.
Strong ability to communicate effectively with clients and physicians.
Supported the planning and facilitation of the Golf for Autism Speaks hosted by The Learning Spectrum.
Lead Behavior Specialist Resume
Headline : Dedicated mental health professional bringing more than 5 years' experience in counseling individuals of various ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds, including children, adolescents and adults. Organized and successful at managing multiple priorities while maintaining a strong work ethic, exemplary leadership ability, and exhibiting a positive attitude. Skilled in motivating, communicating and advocating for individuals who I serve.
Skills : Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Windows.
Observed and monitored client behavior and responses to treatment.
Recorded client information on special flow sheets, accurately indicating suicidal precautions, sleep flow, and restraints.
Facilitated a smooth discharge by encouraging and reassuring clients throughout the transition process.
Connected clients with community service and resource agencies.
Provided comprehensive case management services, including creating treatment plans and connecting clients and families to appropriate resources.
Presented case history material to review and discussion with other staff members.
Documented psychiatric services and responses to treatment in patient case files.
Conducting behavior management training with individual staff.
Clinician Behavior Specialist Resume
Objective : I would like to obtain a position that allows me to continue to work with children or individuals with developmental disabilities.
Skills : Word Perfect, Microsoft word, Access, and Excel.
Analysis of data collection for medication review with Psychiatrists.
Development of protocols related to emergency use of medication.
Conducted observations, interviews and assessments to determine the function of child's behavior.
Development of a Functional Behavior Assessment for each child.
Creation and Implementation of Behavior Modification/Intervention Plans which include proactive and reactive strategies to reduce target behaviors as well as increasing appropriate behaviors.
The plans are based off of on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis.
Provide training to direct care staff on Behavior Modification/Intervention Plans.
On-call rotation after administrative hours.
BA in Psychology
Lead Therapeutic Behavior Specialist Resume
Headline : Presently still working and I can honestly say its the best line of work I've ever had the pleasure of being apart of and plan to continue working in this field for years to come, in hopes of someday owning my own Adult Foster Care company.
Skills : Currently Cpr,Aed,First Aid,and H.E.L.P certified.
Conduct Functional Behavior Assessments and Experimental Functional Analyses, write Behavior Intervention Plans, and implement plans for a caseload of 30-40 students diagnosed with moderate to severe autism.
Train over 30 staff to implement Behavior Intervention Plans, supervise staff, and monitor student progress.
Consult with Teachers, Therapists, Paraprofessionals, Parents, and Doctors about behavior at school.
Work with an interdisciplinary team to determine how to meet the specific needs of each student.
First responder for student behavior crisis intervention.
Prepare assessment materials and train Teachers and Therapists to conduct the ABLLS-R Assessment.
Maintain compliance with the regulations governing ethical use of restraint and seclusion established by Illinois State Board of Education, Behavior Analysis Certification Board, and the American Psychological Association.
Classroom Behavior Specialist Resume
Headline : To develop partnerships and contracts with local agencies including the local school systems, DJJ, the courts and law enforcement that specializes in youth development, educational empowerment and family capacity building.
Skills : Skill in observing, recording, and evaluating adaptive,.
Responsible for the development and the implementation of the School-wide Behavior Management Plan.
Responsible for the development of a school wide behavioral leadership task force made up of teachers, administrators, and outside providers.
Coordinated multiple support groups for the high risk youth populations with regards to drug and alcohol use.
Conducted support groups, health management, life skills, values clarification, peer pressure and a host of educational services.
Conducted school wide trainings on the identification of youth in need of educational services with unhealthy behaviors, suicide ideations, drug use & abuse, healthy vs unhealthy relationships.
Coordinated, performed, and delivered case management services to over 150 youth per year.
Acted as HIV Liaison for OCPS.
Conducted Motivational Assemblies for School Wide Graduations and Assemblies.
Sr. Behavior Specialist Resume
Objective : To obtain a position that will allow me to contribute my knowledge and skills as well as help me to develop the necessary skills that I need to better myself and further my career in the Psychology Field and Social Services.
Skills : Data Entry, Filling,Dispatching, Telemarketing, Answering Phone Calls, Sales, Customer Service, Web Design and Printing,Word Excel, and Out Look.
Conducted intake screenings, mental health assessments (DSM IV), and psychosocial assessments, certification of medical necessity, individualized treatment planning, discharged planning and aftercare recommendations.
Counseled students whose behavior, school progress, or mental and physical impairments indicate a need for assistance, diagnosed child and or family problems and arranged for needed services.
Worked in conjunction with parents, teachers and other school personnel to identify and assess the cause of child's behavior difficulties and to determine the best course of action and implement action plan.
Provided behavioral interventions for children and families in the home and/or school settings.
Instituted behavior management plans, token economies, parent effectiveness training, and problem solving strategies, anger management and social skill development.
Provided parenting skills to parents to encourage appropriate, effective communication and interaction to increase positive relationships.
Intervened to address parenting issues that were exacerbated by sever and persistent deficits in effective parenting.
Behavior Specialist/Teacher Assistant Resume
Summary : Provided extraordinary support to Executives for four consecutive years while attending college as a full time student. An innovative and creative thinker with the ability to work respectfully and loyally for others. Willing to work with a flexible schedule.
Skills : OVERVIEW OF PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AND PHILOSOPHY Established.
Responsibilities Management & Organization Manage Special Education caseload of 85-100 behaviorally at-risk students as designated by student IEPs, staff referrals, and observed classroom management needs.
Regularly update behavioral training of 80 classroom and individual support paraprofessional staff.
Coordinate behavioral consultation of 10-25 Special and General Education teachers and administrators regarding inclusion, modifications, and accommodations in behavioral best practices for classroom management.
Behavioral Expertise Complete legally compliant Functional Analysis Assessments, then design Positive Behavior Intervention Plans and Behavior Support Plans.
Gather, analyze and present behavioral data at IEP meetings; also maintain data based progress reports.
Train staff to implement effective data based behavioral and Discrete Trial Teaching (DTT) programs.
Mandates & Requirements Disseminate Federal (IDEA) and State Education Code (CA Ed Code) information regarding Special Education and Behavioral guidelines to staff and families.
Collaboratively and individually develop Goals and Objectives for Individual Education Plans.
Health Behavior Specialist Resume
Objective : Over 5 years of experience working with families, and children in alternative educational setting. I also have extensive experience working with lower income individuals and families seeking social services.
Skills : Excellent Interpersonal And Communication Skills Should.
Completed and maintained accurate records and reports regarding the patients' histories and progress, services provided, and other required information.
Assisted clients individually in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, and making changes.
Developed client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience, and client histories.
Maintained the behavior of clients in an non secured facility Participated in case conferences or staff meetings.
Coordinated counseling efforts with mental health professionals and other health professionals, such as doctors, nurses, and social workers.
Reviewed and evaluated clients' progress in relation to measurable goals described in treatment and care plans.
Reviewed records, and confer with other professionals to evaluate individuals' mental and physical condition and determined their suitability for participation in a specific program.
Planned follow-up or aftercare programs for clients to be discharged from the treatment program.
Behavior Specialist Resume
Summary : Passionate about working with children that have developmental disabilities. I have committed the last seven years to this field and have developed a strong background in Applied Behavior Analysis. I currently work as a Behavior Specialist developing Behavior Intervention Plans for children that the school districts are considering sending out of district to treatment facilities. I love what I do and am passionate about keeping kids in schools.
Skills : Microsoft Word & Excel, Data Entry.
Facilitate quality customer relationships with families, patients and external stakeholders.
Assist individuals with acquired brain injuries, autism, neurobehavioral disorders, developmental disabilities, AODA and physical disabilities improve their ability to make healthy choices, increase behavioral success, reduce unwanted behaviors, improve self-management techniques and develop new skills and strategies that allow that individual to transition to living in the community or less restricted environment.
Provide positive behavior support with an emphasis on proactive solutions, development of coping mechanisms and antecedent control through the individualized development of positive behavior support plans.
Experience in treating maladaptive behaviors including self-injurious behavior, explosive and severe physical & verbal aggression, inappropriate social behavior including disinhibited behavior, suicidal ideation, elopement, PICA behavior, polyphagia, polydipsia & poor participation in programming.
Design skill acquisition plans for activities of daily living & functional living skills, eating protocols, differential reinforcement systems & token economies.
Provide daily support, conflict resolution and training to staff members through coaching, modeling and feedback.
Develop data collection systems and create graphs for evidence based treatment using Microsoft Excel.
Work closely with physicians, psychologist and psychiatrist to ensure comprehensive care.