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Company: Curative
Location: Somerton
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Psychologist, Outpatient, ArizonaIntegrated Model, Employed,Non-Profit with the County's only Autism Center Join a long-standing, established community health organization committed to improving the quality of health and life of the community. This organization is rapidly expanding and seeking a Board Certified Psychologist or Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to provide services for the community. This non-profit organization is the premiere integrated healthcare organization in South Yuma County serving both adults and children. Our chosen candidate will be part of a care team of counselors, therapists, and clinicians working with both children and adults

  • Develop and provide (and/or supervise) an autism social skills psychotherapy group for youth, throughout the school year and coordinate with services provided for parents.
  • Supervise individual psychotherapy for children throughout the year and during the summer as needed.
  • Provide group therapy/parenting support for caregivers, e.g. to educate parents about strategies that work with autism spectrum disorder kids & to provide social support.
  • Provide individualized parenting support for caregivers via individual psychotherapy
  • Newly updated and expanded facilities and we are the only Autism Center in Yuma County
  • Competitive employed salary, DOE, with complete benefits package with Med/Den/Vis and 401k and moreRequirements:
    • Masters or Doctoral degree in special ED, applied behavior analysis, psychology, or a related field.
    • Must be in good standing with the regulatory board & strong background in behavioral programs.
    • Three years of related professional experience designing & providing programs based on ABA to individuals with developmental disabilities.
    • Two or more years of experience with the ability to obtain an Arizona license
    • Knowledge of a variety of evidenced-based methodologies used for behavioral programs in the home, school, and community settings. Yuma is one of the largest cities in the state and only a few hours drive away from the beach, skiing, and close to several metro cities in Arizona, Nevada, and California. Why You Should Live Here:
      • What are your favorite outdoor activities? Golfing, Hiking, marathon running, camping, Frisbee golf, off-road motorsports (amazing dunes), or hiking, you'll find plenty of opportunities to enjoy
      • The Colorado River runs thru Yuma and beckons water activities such as kayaking/canoeing or jet skiing or a lazy day of fishing as well.
      • Many annual local festivals: Tunes & Tacos; Tamale & Balloon Festival; Rio De Cerveza Beer Festival; Midnight at the Oasis Car Show/concerts and so much more
      • Several private/public school options and a local community college with four AZ University extension degree programs available on campus
      • 350 days of Sunshine and a little over 2.5 hours drive to the beaches in San Diego and 2.5 hours drive to watch major league football/baseball in Phoenix!
      • Local Airport and several International Airports are within driving distance Job ID: JN -6

Keywords: Curative, Yuma , Psychologist, Healthcare , Somerton, Arizona

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