Behavioral Psychologist /Autism Clinical Specialist
Lakeport or Ukiah locations.
Redwood Coast Regional Center is currently recruiting for a Behavioral Psychologist/Autism Clinical Specialist. Clinical License or credential is preferred, as is at least 2 years developing and implementing behavioral objectives and service plans for individuals with developmental disabilities and at least 2 years developing and implementing plans of support specific to individuals with ASD. Consideration will be given to non-licensed psychologists with a related degree and similar experience. Provision of direct services, support and training in a community service setting and experience in a consultant, supervisory or quality improvement role is extremely desirable. Under minimal supervision, the position shall coordinate and manage the clinical application of best practice guidelines for mental health services and positive behavioral interventions for individuals with developmental disabilities including the broad array of services for individuals with ASD. The position assists case managers with clinical referrals and advises intake units on best practice guidelines for screening, diagnosis and assessment. The position provides technical assistance to local clinicians and service providers regarding developmental disabilities, with an emphasis on mental health interventions, positive behavioral supports, and appropriateness of intervention for individuals with ASD. The position also provides mentorship, education, outreach and resource development regarding developmental disabilities. This position requires a valid CA driver’s license, reliable transportation, minimum vehicle insurance as prescribed by law or the ability to provide for independent transportation. Computer literacy is also required. A background check will be required prior to employment. Salary range:$6,465-$9,096/ month w/exc benefits.