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Bachelor's Level Internship - BHT
York County Children's Services
Bachelor's Level Internship
Have a High School Diploma or the equivalent of a High School Diploma
Enrolled in a Bachelor degree program in psychology, social work, counseling, sociology, education, criminal justice or similar human service field with no previous work experience required
Valid driver’s license and auto insurance
Pennsylvania State Police Criminal History Check
Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance
FBI Criminal Background Check completed through the Department of Human Services
We are opening up internship opportunities for bachelor's level student in the mental health field!
Starting out as a BHT is a great entry level position in the Human Services field. After you gain a year of experience you can transition into various other positions within the company.
Helping a child who is non-verbal to master communication of their wants and needs through picture cards, assisting a child who struggles with peer interactions to become more socially engaged or helping a child who is failing his classes to stay focused and complete his school work - it's all in the day of a IBHS professional! The goal of IBHS is to provide a comprehensive, individualized and behaviorally focused treatment that assists children in discovering their potential in the home, school and community.
The BHT works under the direct supervision of an MT or BC in the child's home, school and community to provide the interventions outlined in the child's treatment plan. General tasks associated with the BHT’s role include collecting data and information about problematic behaviors and the child's reactions, reinforcing parental roles/responsibilities with the child, helping the child to integrate into activities, helping the child to improve interactional skills with peers and adults, helping the child to deescalate, and helping the child to develop problem solving skills. EOE
Company provided laptop for electronic documentation and telehealth services
In house training department with training tracks available for career development
Paid time and mileage for all drive time throughout the day
High School Diploma / GED
Up to 26 hours/week
Full / Part Time