Merraine Group seeks a Director of Behavior and Individual Supports for a renowned leader in advocacy, programs, and services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) in Westchester County and New York City. The agency is undergoing remarkable growth with new leadership and progressive program development while maintaining quality standards evidenced through CQL accreditation.
The Director will manage the agency's Behavior Intervention Specialists (8 Therapists/ Specialists) overseeing psychiatric, psychological, behavioral and emotional supports to individuals in residential and adult day services. The primary responsibilities will be to elevate the standards of care through training and education of staff in coordination with Psychiatry and families. The ideal candidate will welcome the opportunity to be at the helm of new programming and direction as innovative solutions are introduced and developed.
Education and Experience:
- PHD in Psychology or Master’s degree in Developmental Psychology or BCBA or LCSW-R
- Ten years of experience in a clinical position, preferably in the area of behavioral health with exposure to working with people with I/DD.
Interested candidates may contact David Flam: email@example.com or 845-501-8120 to set an investigative interview.
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