Also referred to as:
Behavioral Assessment Specialist, Board Certified Behavior Analyst
Requirements and Responsibilities
Behavior Analyst performs psychological/behavioral assessments for assigned patients. Designs, implements and evaluates behavior intervention plans. Being a Behavior Analyst provides ongoing training to clinical staff in the implementation of behavior programs. Typically reports to the head of a unit/department. Additionally, Behavior Analyst requires a master's degree in Behavior Analysis or related field. May require certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). Behavior Analyst's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.