Autism Assessment Specialist Counselor / Psychometrist
Company: Action Behavior Centers
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Regional Assessment Specialist Impact Lives. Build
Relationships. Help Children and Families. Exceed Expectations.
Action Behavior Centers is seeking qualified candidates with a
clinical license to assist with our assessment service for children
suspected of having autism. The role involves administration and
scoring of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-Second
Edition (ADOS-2), and summarizing results. Results are reviewed by
physicians and clinicians to help guide diagnostic determination
and recommendations. This role is designed to help children and
their families, as well as physicians, receive more information to
make a determination on how to use our evaluation as a tool to best
serve the children in their futures. Master's degree and clinical
licensure required for this position. What you will be doing as a
Regional Assessment Specialist:
Complete initial training on the ADOS-2
Administer and score the ADOS-2 with a high level of
Complete written summaries of ADOS-2 results to be reviewed by
referring clinicians and physicians
Seek consultation for cases where validity might be impacted
Conduct assessments and complete written summaries in a timely
Assist the regional psychologist in oversight related tasks to help
maintain integrity of the service across the region
Testing will be done in 1-3 clinics within the region, with a set
schedule of 1 location per day
What you will bring: This is an ideal role for a candidate with an
interest in assessment and diagnosis of autism and other
developmental disorders. The opportunity provides in-depth exposure
to understanding autism through working with a diverse population
of children with developmental concerns, as well as becoming an
expert on the ADOS-2, considered one of the gold-standard tools.
The position is a good fit for someone who enjoys a predictable
schedule and routine of a certain number of assessments per day.
Previous training or experience with the ADOS-2 is a bonus, but not
required. Training will be provided with ongoing support from the
regional licensed psychologist and broader assessment team.
Applicants must have completed their Master's degree required in
psychology, school psychology, education, counseling, or related
Licensure as an LPA, LSSP, LMFT, LCSW, LCPC, Licensed Clinical
Excellent written communication skills and attention to detail
Strong behavioral observation skills
Good time management
Natural ability to connect with children and parents. Need to be
able to get on the floor and play
Coursework in standardized assessment with related experience
Experience working with individuals with autism or developmental
differences preferred ABC Story Our story began in 2017 in Austin,
TX. We started with humble roots but big aspirations. From 1 center
in North Austin, our movement has inspired thousands of clinicians
and operators. Today, the ABC community is 3000+ strong serving
thousands of children with ASD. Growth with intentionality: We have
a maniac focus on our core values. Each center is purpose-built,
each community of teammates is nurtured. What we offer: Industry
Leading Professional Development: Learning is one of our core
values! It's instilled in our culture through our initial training
cohort, Learning in Action series, and annual leadership
Benefits that Nurture the Mind, Body & Soul: Student Loan
Repayment, Maternity/Paternity Award of up to $3,000, FSA for
childcare, Short Term Disability options, Restore Program, OM
sabbatical, Headspace/NURX/DoorDash subscriptions, Team Happy
Hours, FREE FOOD FRIDAYS!
Student Loan Repayment Employer Contributions.
Heath insurance coverage + Health Savings Accounts for tax free
benefits on child care + medical expenses.
401K Retirement Plans with company matching.
Up to 25 paid days off per year
Tuition discounts at our university partnerships. See what others
have said when they made the decision to grow with us! Glassdoor
Keywords: Action Behavior Centers, Keller , Autism Assessment Specialist Counselor / Psychometrist, Other , Keller, Texas
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