Registered Behavior Technician - ABA Therapy - Children's at Forsyth

Registered Behavior Technician - ABA Therapy - Children's at Forsyth

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta | Cumming, GA, 30128, US
Salary Range:$33,000 – $40,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Being an employee at Children's is more than just protocols and medication rounds-it's knowing when a hug is the most important thing in the world to a child. It's knowing that sometimes laughter really is the best medicine. But, most important, it's giving patients and families exactly the care they need, when they need it.

Job Description

Provides direct client services under the supervision of a BCBA or BCBA-D. The Behavior Technician is primarily responsible for the direct implementation of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) protocols.


* No minimum experience required

Preferred Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in related field is highly preferred (Psychology, Education, ABA, Behavioral Health, Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Pathology, etc.)
* Experience in the implementation of behavioral assessment/treatment programs with children with developmental disabilities
* Knowledge of normal/abnormal growth and development throughout the age continuum
* Experience with Microsoft Office
* Current RBT certification


* High school diploma

Certification Summary

* Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment
* Completion of Marcus Crisis Prevention Program within 90 days of hire
* RBT credential within 60 days of hire
* CITI within 3 months

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

* Ability to provide, assess, interpret, and communicate client-specific data in response to treatment protocols
* Must possess strong organizational and time management skills along with ability to manage multiple tasks
* Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Must possess excellent customer service skills
* Must be able to successfully pass the Registered Behavior Technician exam, the Marcus Crisis Prevention Program (MCPP) post-test, and teaching procedures role playing

Job Responsibilities

* Provides direct client care utilizing applied behavior analysis protocols under the supervision of a BCBA or BCBA-D.
* Communicates case-related activities with supervisors using written and verbal communication.
* Accurately collects behavior data during direct observations using data collection systems.
* Assists in the monitoring (e.g., data collection and data entry) and adjustment of routine behavioral assessments and protocols.
* Utilizes safe and appropriate handling, management, and guidance procedures when transporting or working with clients.
* Completes a daily assignment (e.g., research data entry, creating packets of documents, tidying up areas of the unit, etc.).
* Attends team supervision meetings and required trainings.

Primary Location Address

410 Peachtree Pkwy

Job Family

Behavioral Health