Behavioral Specialist Resume Samples

The role of a Behavioral Specialist is to assist individuals dealing with a variety of disorders like autism, ADHD, oppositionality or other behavioral issues. The job description involves drafting case management and behavioral plans for mentally unstable people. A well-drafted Behavioral Specialist Resume highlights these duties – assessing and diagnosing the condition of the individual, reporting about child abuse cases in a school setting, determining behavioral capabilities, implementing behavior support plans, assessing and providing support to people having emotional or behavior issues, and assisting caregivers in facilitating behavioral interventions.

Required skills, knowledge and abilities for this role include – a strong grasp over applied behavior analysis, the ability to understand behavioral characteristics, a good understanding of instructional methods, skillful in handling emotionally charged situations and a good understanding of state and federal laws and regulations. A Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work or human service is the common qualification seen on most of the worthy resumes.

Behavioral Specialist Resume

Headline : Challenging position utilizing my experience and skills, which will offer an opportunity for professional growth and development.

Skills : Account Management, Business Development, Billing,.

Description :

    1. Act as liaison with the public and mental health community for the purpose of supporting individual student development goals.
    2. Administer programs and services for behaviorally or emotionally disturbed students for the purpose of improved functioning and ensuring program eligibility and compliance with established guidelines.
    3. Assist in developing interventions, functional behavior assessments and behavior plans for the purpose of providing a safe and effective educational environment for students with challenging behaviors.
    4. Assist in developing procedures and training materials for district staff involved with students with challenging behaviors for the purpose of enhancing programs for students and ensuring that program operations are in compliance with established guidelines.
    5. Conduct workshops, training, in-service presentations, etc.
    6. Management techniques and other topics for the purpose of developing skills and establishing effective relationships with behaviorally or emotionally disturbed students.
    7. Coordinate handling of child abuse and neglect cases through contact with school staff and outside agency personnel for the purpose of complying with mandated requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.A. In Child Development


Human Behavioral Specialist Resume

Objective : Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to make well thought out decisions. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience in financial analysis, budgeting and cost center management. Proficient with MS Word, Excel, and Access.

Skills : Microsoft office suite, SEAS, etc.

Description :

    1. Facilitates individual, group, and family counseling sessions in accordance with ISP goals and objectives.
    2. Establishes professional working relationships and maintains open communication with caregivers, other public and private agencies/services, and works collaboratively with them to ensure the highest quality of care is provided to each client.
    3. Documents daily clinical interventions, responses, and records observed behaviors displayed by clients.
    4. Maintains client files in accordance with Medicaid standards.
    5. Develops Individual Service Plan's, monthly reports, quarterly reports, discharge paperwork, and prior authorization's in accordance to Medicaid standards in a succinct and timely manner.
    6. Implements behavioral plans and crisis interventions to children in the school and after school setting.
    7. Provides direct support to children, and adolescents at risk of an out of community placement due to emotional and behavioral issues that interfere with their functioning in the typical school environment.
    8. Actively participates in weekly group and individual supervision meetings with supervisor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Sociology


Certified Behavioral Specialist Resume

Summary : Candidate possesses excellent communication skills and can successfully focus on conversations to gain needed information while receiving any information necessary. Can quickly, and accurately answer questions as needed. Candidate has great attention to detail, can adapt to changing priorities quickly, and is able to meet or exceed predetermined goals. Candidate is available immediately.

Skills : Computer Skills, Program Management, Community Outreach, Customer Service, Excel, Interpersonal Skills, Knowledge Of Medical Terminology, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Office Suite, Organizational Development.

Description :

    1. Addressed the needs of children and adolescents who were transitioning from out-of-home placements or were at risk of out-of-home placement.
    2. Provided care for individuals that needed intensive interventions to remain stable in the community.
    3. Provided instructions and assistance to enable individuals to acquire and maintain skills that would allow him/her to function with greater independence while in the community.
    4. Conferred with clients to discuss their options and goals so that rehabilitation programs and plans for accessing needed services to be developed.
    5. Prepared and maintained records and case files, including documentation such as clients' personal and eligibility information, provided narratives of client contacts, and relevant correspondence.
    6. Arranged for physical, mental, academic, vocational, and other evaluations to obtain information for assessing clients' needs and developing rehabilitation plans.
    7. Developed and maintained relationships with community referral sources, such as schools and community groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Arts

Behavioral Specialist/Manager Resume

Summary : To obtain a position that will enable me to use my leadership skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people in order to provide the local communities with programs and services to address educational needs for individuals with disabilities.

Skills : Teaching.

Description :

    1. Collaborate with other teachers or administrators to develop, evaluate, or revise kindergarten or elementary school programs.
    2. Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, or other professionals to develop individual education plans (IEPs).
    3. Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, or other professionals to develop individual education plans (IEPs).
    4. Confer with parents, guardians, teachers, counselors, or administrators to resolve students' behavioral or academic problems.
    5. Coordinate placement of students with special needs into mainstream classes.
    6. Develop individual educational plans (IEPs) designed to promote students' educational, physical, or social development.
    7. Develop or implement strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of disabilities.
    8. Employ special educational strategies or techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, or memory.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Special Education

Sr. Behavioral Specialist Resume

Summary : Seeking a position relevant to my studies and expertise of the Criminal Justice field including youth assignments. Looking to utilize my corporate experience and to deliver elite customer service while growing with a great organization.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, And Outlook; Adobe Acrobat; And Freelance Graphics.

Description :

    1. Assess behavioral health needs, develop and implement appropriate plan of intervention, and assess and modify plan in response to changing behavioral health needs of individuals served.
    2. Provide hands-on and administrative training by supervising the general behavioral needs of individuals served.
    3. Interact with support staff and administration to ensure continuity and coordination of care.
    4. Communicate effectively with support staff, clients, families, and outside agencies as appropriate, and participate in client-centered and staff meetings.
    5. Provide training for individuals served in the area of managing behavioral needs.
    6. Provide training for support staff on behavioral support methods.
    7. Review the implementation of support plans/programs.
    8. Play a key role on the Training Team, providing training for staff regarding policies, procedures and state licensing requirements in addition to preforming bi-annual quality assurance audits throughout each state licensed home.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A. In Sociology

Behavioral Specialist III Resume

Summary : Passionate behavioral health worker with special interest in working with children with mental health issues.

Skills : Proficient In: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Power Point, Google Products, Social Media Platforms Such As Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, And Pinterest. Operating Systems Used: Mac OS X; Windows OS XP, Vista, 7.

Description :

    1. Provide guidance, psycho-education, and direction for individuals, couples, and families seeking to improve mental wellbeing.
    2. Assist clients in identifying and addressing "problem areas" that they felt they wanted to improve upon and develop.
    3. Make recommendations based on diagnosis and work with managing psychologist, psychiatrist, and other mental health specialists to formulate appropriate plan of action.
    4. Support and aid clients with management of mental illness, including depression, bipolar disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and anxiety.
    5. Formulate an Individual Service Plan (ISP) for each client to outline how to address his or her challenges with mental health.
    6. Complete quarterly reports and weekly notes for client sessions.
    7. Enact use of outside assistance for clients as needed.
    8. Encourage clients through a variety of contact methods including email, text messaging, phone calls, in-person meetings, postal mail, and social media, when appropriate.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Behavioral Specialist II Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Behavioral Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Vietnamese.

Description :

    1. Use Psychosocial Rehabilitation strategies to empower and promote client skills necessary for transitioning into the community.
    2. Promote skills for independent living within a home-like, supportive environment.
    3. Provide group and alternative services to promote reduction of the effects of mental disabilities Use restorative and maintenance techniques to promote the highest possible level of mental health functioning.
    4. Engage in behavior modification and provide positive reinforcement for fostering positive behavioral health.
    5. Participate in team meetings to discuss individual goals and progress.
    6. Collaborate with team members for developing individual behavioral intervention plans.
    7. Provide one on one intervention to assist clients with work skills, school work, interpersonal relationships and other issues affecting their well-being.
    8. Provide assessment, evaluation, and feedback sessions to identify student behaviors and evidence-based, mental health interventions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Human Services

Behavioral Specialist I Resume

Objective : Bilingual highly motivated professional with a Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Psychology, with proven abilities and experience to manage aspects relating to the mental health field, in search of a company that allows me to share my knowledge and also maintain their mission and pursuing its vision.

Skills : Data Collection, ABA, TDT, progress notes, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Conducted initial evaluations, assessments for children with developmental needs and attend IFSP's with the appropriate flexibility needed to meet families' schedules, in their natural environment, with respect for individual cultural differences.
    2. Worked as a team member, including families as active equal participants.
    3. Administered evaluation instruments using sound clinical opinion for children with developmental needs.
    4. Attended initial IFSP meetings, periodic three or six-month IFSP reviews and Annual IFSP meetings.
    5. Maintained clear communication with families and all other team members Submitted of all paperwork in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
    6. Maintained strict confidentiality of all shared verbal and written information gathered according to agency policy.
    7. Demonstrated compliance with state-mandated training requirements Attended montly agency staff meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Assistant Behavioral Specialist Resume

Summary : Worked with many modalities including Art and Narrative Story telling Therapy, Behavioral and Cognitive based therapy, and Dialectical Behavior therapy. Comfortable working with every type of clientle from those with severe and persistent mental illnesses to the general population and at risk youth.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Salesforce.Com, Data Entry, Data Entry, Quip, Adobe.

Description :

    1. Observe students in their educational environment, analyze existing data and conduct preference assessments to increase student success.
    2. Model implementation of behavior programs/strategies in the school environment.
    3. Facilitate data collection with educational teams to monitor student progress.
    4. Collaborates with educational team to develop behavior intervention plans for students experiencing behavioral concerns in the school environment.
    5. Provide follow up consultation to analyze success of behavior plans and assist with modifications as needed.
    6. Facilitate transitions to provide support, modifications and adaptations to support success.
    7. Establish relationships with parents to provide information and support for student transitions to the least restrictive environment.
    8. Provide consultation for IEP teams to support student placement in the least restrictive environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Behavioral Specialist Lead Resume

Objective : Excellent personal motivation with a proven ability to build and work collaboratively in a strong team environment and independently. Focused, versatile, dependable, multi-task oriented and able to adapt effectively to challenging and urgent situations. Well developed skills in prioritizing, organization, decision making and time management. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Sharepoint, Microsoft Outlook, Team Building, Team Player, Managerial, Strategic Planning, Pivot Tables.

Description :

    1. Engaged in voluntary encounters and casual conversations with individuals to analyze and assess behaviors and refers individuals for additional screening when criteria is met.
    2. Developed baseline data, which includes identifying flight destinations, understanding the anticipated composition of travelers associated with the flights, behaviors to be expected, and deviations from those behaviors.
    3. Assessed multiple individuals simultaneously and used defined methods to detect unusual behavior.
    4. Exercised sound judgment while performing passive observation.
    5. Determined when behaviors have been resolved based on the completion of the Behavior Detection Referral Screening.
    6. Verified appropriate checkpoint procedures are followed if prohibited items or hazardous materials are discovered during a referral.
    7. Documented identified behaviors used as the basis for referrals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Behavioral Specialist/Analyst Resume

Summary : Compassionate Behavioral Specialist with experience in industry, mental health facilities, and educational settings, seeks to secure additional employment that utilizes my skills abilities, and work ethic.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Windows, Excel, Microsoft Outlook.

Description :

    1. Acts as liaison with the public and mental health community for the purpose of supporting individual student development goals.
    2. Guide students in identifying inappropriate behaviors and develop better behavior alternatives.
    3. Provide ongoing behavior intervention strategies for all students in every aspect of the educational environment.
    4. Keep detailed records of client's behavior and progress.
    5. Use observations to help address behavioral needs and to improve school or work performance.
    6. Participate in the development of Individualized Educational Programs for students.
    7. Assist within the classrooms, hall ways, cafeteria, gymnasium, extracurricular activities, and student arrivals and dismissals.
    8. Display ethical and professional behavior in working with students, parents, school personnel, and outside agencies associated with the school.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
General Education Development

Behavioral Specialist Resume

Summary : Multi-lingual, motivated, and self-starting student with a background providing receptionist and customer service support for a high-volume customer service oriented company. My goal is to use my hard work ethics and motivation for success in order to make myself a valuable asset to the company.

Skills : Microsoft, Computer Skills, Case Management, Communication Skills, Telephone Etiquette, Community Outreach, Administrative.

Description :

    1. Demonstrated proven ability to maintain compliance standards according to DESE Special Education Laws and Regulations - Designed, developed, and implemented management and behavioral interventions.
    2. Worked closely with parents, administrators and faculty to problem-solve - Provided parent education and training.
    3. Helped families to play an active role as co-teachers.
    4. Documented daily progress in compliance with IEP goals and objectives.
    5. Maintained appropriate records to ensure that behavioral interventions are implemented.
    6. Supervised associate instructors at the secondary level.
    7. Assisted in the daily functions of the school and monitored safe environment.
    8. Collaborated with administrators, transportation coordinators, and private day facilities specialists to ensure safe and effective education for students placed out of district.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters In Education