ABA Therapist

Cornerstone therapy isn't a "job" it's a calling. We search for the best talent because our kids deserve nothing less. Our staff is highly trained in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis, receiving 40-hours of initial training that will lead to Professional Crisis Management (PCM) and Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) certifications. To effectively maximize a child's potential, Cornerstone must attend to the needs of therapists and staff who tirelessly serve that mission every day. We foster a culture of collaboration, opportunity, support and respect. We positively recognize the unique skills of our staff and reward them with competitive compensation, superior benefits, continuous training, on-the-job certifications and career planning to be the best they can be.

Job Requirements:
  • Candidate should have experience working with children, and experience with ABA techniques is a plus
  • At this level candidates will be expected to implement ABA therapy programs that have been designed by Behavior Analysts.
  • The candidate must be able to take direction from others, and receive constructive feedback positively.
  • Must be capable of working well independently, but also cooperatively as a therapy team member.
  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Apply behavioral principles consistently in all interactions with clients, including the implementation of educational and behavioral plans.
  • Assist team in the assessment of skills to complete relevant evaluations (ABLLS, VB-MAPP, etc.)
    Teach clients to acquire language, academic, social and self-help skills as determined by their individualized treatment plan.
  • Provide input on novel behaviors not addressed in the clients treatment plan or obstacles to implementation of current program.
  • Maintain a high percentage of engagement/on-task time.
  • Take direction from others and receive constructive feedback positively.
  • Exhibit initiative and ability to work well independently.
  • Complete daily paperwork and data collection in a detailed, accurate, consistent and timely manner.
  • Function as an active member of the treatment team, working with other therapists, Behavior Analysts, and the family to implement the client's treatment plan.
  • Assist in creating instructional materials.
  • Participate in team meetings.
  • Actively participate in staff training programs designed to increase overall skills.
  • Communicate in a professional manner with parents, BCBAs, trainers, other therapists and staff.
  • Maintain confidentiality about clients, families and center by abiding by all HIPAA regulations.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and also must often assist clients who weigh in excess of 100 pounds in standing up and sitting down.

Full time
West Lafayette, IN 47906, US