Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Cognitive Rehabilitation Specialist in Berwyn, Pennsylvania
Devereux PA Adult Services provides care and residential living to nearly 400 adults with intellectual and developmental challenges in homes, apartments and a long-term care community in southeastern Pennsylvania. (Chester, Montgomery & Delaware Counties)
Our dedicated team of 600 staff, ranging from highly-specialized clinicians and nurses to recreational and direct staff professionals, all work to one common goal the happiness, self-fulfillment and social integration of each adult in our community.
We are currently seeking to hire a Full Time Cognitive Rehabilitation Specialist to provide clinical supports to adult individuals.
The Cognitive Rehabilitation Specialist (CRS) will provide cognitive rehabilitation services.
These services will include assessing the individual’s needs in order to develop cognitive remediation plans which include specific goals and measureable objectives.
The CRS will provide direct, consultative, and supportive cognitive remediation treatment for identified persons.
The CRS will train staff to implement cognitive rehabilitation strategies in order to enhance the person’s potential for learning and will document
services provided in a timely manner.Clinical/Cognitive Rehabilitation Specialist responsibilities
Develops cognitive remediation plans
Provides direct, consultative and supportive cognitive remediation treatment and services to persons served and staff members to enhance the individual potential for learning and to meet the specific rehabilitation needs of persons served
Devereux is a leading non profit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.
The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.
For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.
It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.
Keywords: behavior analyst, clinical, autism spectrum disorder,
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Behavior Analysis, Education or related field. Master's degree preferred. Certification as a Brain Injury Specialist by the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists or by the Society for Cognitive Rehabilitation in Brain Injury.
Must have strong behavioral analytic skills and at least one (1) year experience working with adults with brain injury or intellectual disabilities. Requires excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must have valid PA driver's license and be at least 21 years of age to drive a company vehicle. Should have strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks. Proficient computers skills and mastery of Microsoft Office applications