Active Treatment Facilitator (#MDCA01)
This is therapeutic work in support of treatment plans developed by professional staff. Work typically includes one-on-one/group treatment for clients/patients/residents experiencing acute or chronic disabilities including one or multiple physical, mental, developmental disorders.
Nature and Scope
This is full performance therapeutic support work. Work is performed under the supervision of a professional superior and includes basic therapeutic methods involving active treatment processes. A class incumbent guides/instructs clients/patients/residents, individually or in a group, through the processes necessary to attain the individual skills of daily living, including personal hygiene, adult social skills, employment, and safety. Significant to this work is the ability to motivate client participation in the training programs/modification of inappropriate behaviors. Work is reviewed in process.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The intent of the listed knowledge, skills and abilities is to give a general indication of the core requirements for all positions in the class series; therefore, the KSA’s listed are not exhaustive or necessarily inclusive of the requirements of every position in the class.
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Active Treatment Facilitator