Board Certified Behavior Analyst – Clinical Supervisor
The Michigan School of Psychology (MSP) is seeking talented applicants with a commitment to excellence in ABA training for a full-time, 12-month, salaried position. MSP’s educational foundation comes from the field of humanistic psychology – a philosophy that informs a focus on compassionate and empathetic care in the delivery of all clinical services. The ABA Clinical Supervisor is responsible for supervising practicum students who provide ABA services in the Michigan School Psychological Clinic. Applicants must have advanced experience in ABA treatment and in supervising graduate students in training. This position is fully funded by the School.
The MSP Clinic opened in January 2020 and is a training site for the School’s master’s and doctoral students in Clinical Psychology. Under the supervision of the ABA Clinical Supervisor, ABA faculty and MSP Clinic Director, ABA services will be provided by practicum students enrolled in the Master of Arts in Psychology program who have elected an ABA Concentration.
The ABA Clinical Supervisor will:
- Have experience in supervising graduate students in training.
- Have experience in the design and implementation of effective ABA treatment plans and interventions.
- Demonstrate clinical knowledge, experience and expertise.
- Develop a culture of evidence through an ongoing assessment and evaluation of ABA clinic services.
- Possess knowledge of the provisions of HIPAA
- Have demonstrated experience in collaboration with peers and students/supervisees.
- Have the ability to expand community services and foster collaborations.
A summary of duties includes: supervision and training of ABA practicum students, development of skill acquisition programs and behavior intervention plans for clients with autism spectrum disorders, parent training, consulting on psychological assessment of children, providing student training and consultation, and building community partnerships through outreach.
This is a full-time,12-month appointment that includes a competitive salary and benefits package.
We are fully committed to increasing the diversity of personnel and strongly welcome applications from candidates who would enhance our inclusive educational community. MSP is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer.
- BCBA certification and Michigan Behavior Analyst License required
- Master’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education in psychology, education, applied behavior analysis, or related field
- Minimum 2 years of experience in ABA; recent graduates with other experience may be considered
- The ability to constructively communicate with clients and families in the development of treatment interventions
- The ability to successfully collaborate with students, faculty and professional staff and work as a collegial team member
- Effective interpersonal and written communication skills
Applications received by March 15, 2020 will receive first consideration. Review of complete applications will continue until the position is filled. To apply, submit a cover letter of interest, resume/curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts (unofficial accepted with application), and complete contact information for at least three references to [email protected] or:
Michigan School of Psychology
26811 Orchard Lake Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check.
WHO WE ARE:
The Michigan School of Psychology is an independent not-for-profit graduate school, providing an educational climate that inspires students to live up to their personal and professional potential. Our mission is to educate psychologists today who will transform our world tomorrow. We operate from three core values: (1) We respect every person. Period. (2) We value genuine relationships. (3) We practice what we teach. Faculty are licensed psychologists and the majority engage in professional practice. External involvement is critical to achievement of the institutional purpose; to this end, MSP actively supports outreach, education and service opportunities that generate healthy people, healthy relationships and healthy communities.
The School was founded in 1980 in Detroit as the Center for Humanistic Studies, during the humanistic movement under the leadership of its founders. The MSP campus is now located in Farmington Hills, Michigan, a suburb of metropolitan Detroit.