Contract Position

Board Certified Behavioral Analyst

Description of Service

Eligibility: Licensed Board Certified Behavioral Analyst 
 
Additional preferred qualifications: Experience providing services to individuals with IDD and/or Autism. Experience providing crisis assessment and services. Bilingual (Spanish/English). Comfort level working with families, Medicaid providers, and individuals of all ages, as well as with providing services in the community (versus site-based services).
 

Rate of Payment

$75/hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Licensed as a Board Certified Behavioral Analyst.

Degree: Master’s degree in human services (psychology, social work, counseling, education).

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Children Crisis Respite

Description of Service

Services are provided within a provider’s home to youth below the age of 18 who are experiencing a crisis, and the child or caregivers are in need of temporarily relief from their care. The intent of the service is to encourage stabilization in the natural living environment, and prevent admission to out-of-home institutions, such as hospitals, residential treatment centers, and juvenile detention.  These youths are diagnosed with a behavioral health and/or intellectual developmental disability or related condition.

Rate of Payment

$100 per day regardless of length of stay

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

At least 21 years of age.
All home occupants are able to pass all criminal background checks and screenings.
Valid Texas Driver’s License or ID.
Previous experience working with individuals diagnosed with a behavioral health or intellectual developmental disability.
Able to complete all required trainings to contract with the Children’s Crisis Respite program.
Able to satisfy home inspection and fire inspection requirements.
Home liability insurance.

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

Family Directed Provider

Description of Service

Family Directed Provider will facilitate community supported living activities and respite services at the request of the Individuals Family.  Services will be in line with those identified in the Individual’s  Plan.

Rate of Payment

$10 per hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will be able to demonstrate proof of the following qualifications;
• At least 18 years of age
• Valid Texas Driver’s License or TX ID
• Auto liability insurance
• Clean driving record
• Minimum Education of a High School Diploma or GED
• Pass all criminal, fraud, and employability screenings

Start Date

01/09/2015

End Date

01/08/2016

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES Waiver – Art Therapist

Description of Service

Through the use of art media, the creative process and the resulting artwork, art therapy assists the participant in exploring feelings, reconciling emotional conflicts, fostering self-awareness, managing behavior, developing social skills, improving reality orientation, reducing anxiety and increasing self-esteem.

Rate of Payment

$77.44/hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will have the following qualifications;
*At least 21 years of age
*Valid Texas Driver’s License or TX ID
*Pass all criminal, fraud and employability screenings
*Licensed professional with documented training and experience relative to Art Therapy: includes a clinical social worker, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, registered nurse, physical therapist or occupational therapist
Or certified by the Art Therapy Credentials Board (ATR-BC)
*Must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES Waiver – Network Provider – Recreation Therapist

Description of Service

The prescribed use of recreational and other activities as a treatment intervention that is designed to restore, remediate or habilitate improvement in a participant’s functioning and independence while reducing or eliminating the effects of the participant’s serious emotional disturbance.

Rate of Payment

$77.44/hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will have the following qualifications;
*At least 21 years of age
*Valid Texas Driver’s License or TX ID
*Pass all criminal, fraud and employability screenings
*Licensed professional with documented training and experience relative to Recreation Therapy: includes a clinical social worker, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, registered nurse, vocational nurse, physical therapist or occupational therapist
Or certified by the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Certification (CTRS)
Or certified as a Texas Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (TRS/TXC)
*Must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES Waiver – Network Provider: Music Therapist

Description of Service

Musical or rhythmic interventions are utilized to assist the participant in accomplishing the restoration, maintenance or improvement of social or emotional functioning, mental processing or physical health. Music therapy provides a participant the opportunity to move from isolation into active participation through an increase in verbal and nonverbal communication, social expression, behavioral and social functioning and self-awareness.

Rate of Payment

$77.44/hour

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will have the following qualifications;
*At least 21 years of age
*Valid Texas Driver’s License or TX ID
*Pass all criminal, fraud and employability screenings
*Licensed professional with documented training and experience relative to Music Therapy: includes a clinical social worker, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, registered nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist
Or certified by the Certification Board for Music Therapists (MT-BC)
*Must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES Waiver – Network Provider: DFPS Residential Child Care Provider

Description of Service

DFPS Residential Child Care Provider

Respite is furnished on a short-term basis because of the absence or need for relief of those persons who normally provide care for the Waiver participant.

All provider settings must be located in the State of Texas.

 

 

Rate of Payment

Varies

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will appropriate licensure as follows;
• Foster home verified by DFPS licensed Child Placing Agency – pursuant to 25 Tex. Admin. Code Ch. 749
• General Residential Operation (GRO) licensed by DFPS that provides emergency care services 40. Tex. Admin. Code § 748.4261
• Child-Placing Agency Licensed by DFPS – 40 Tex. Admin. Code, Part 19 Ch 749, Sub C

State law requires that a background check be completed on all employees of Provider.
Provider must pass an inspection prior to the start of services.
Provider must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals.

Start Date

01/02/2015

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES Waiver- Network Provider: Licensed Child Care Home TSRP Certified

Description of Service

Licensed and/ or Registered Child Care Home (LCCH) (RCCH)

Respite is furnished on a short-term basis because of the absence or need for relief of those persons who normally provide care for the Waiver participant.

All provider settings must be located in the State of Texas.

 

Rate of Payment

Varies

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will appropriate licensure as follows;
• Child-care home licensed by DFPS – pursuant to 40 Tex. Admin. Code Ch. 747

Current Texas Rising Star Provider (TRSP) Program Certification

State law requires that a background check be completed on all employees of Provider.

Provider must pass an inspection prior to the start of services, and annually afterward.

Provider must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals.

Start Date

01/02/2015

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES! Waiver – Network Provider: Licensed Child Care Center

Description of Service

Licensed Child Care Center

Respite is furnished on a short-term basis because of the absence or need for relief of those persons who normally provide care for the Waiver participant.

All provider settings must be located in the State of Texas.

 

Rate of Payment

Varies

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

Successful Provider candidates will appropriate licensure as follows;
• Child-care centers licensed by DFPS – pursuant to 40 Tex. Admin. Code Ch 746

State law requires that a background check be completed on all employees of Provider.

Provider must pass an inspection prior to the start of services, and annually afterward.

Provider must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals.

Start Date

01/02/2015

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.

Contract Position

YES Waiver – Network Provider – Camp Respite Provider

Description of Service

Camp Respite Provider

Respite is furnished on a short-term basis because of the absence or need for relief of those persons who normally provide care for the Waiver participant.

All settings must be located in the State of Texas.

Camps must be accredited by the American Camping Association and licensed by DSHS pursuant to 25 Tex Admin. Code §§ 265.11 – 265.24

 

Rate of Payment

varies

Areas to be Served

Bastrop County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County, Lee County, Williamson County

Eligibility

• Camps must be accredited by the American Camping Association and licensed by DSHS pursuant to 25 Tex Admin. Code §§ 265.11 – 265.24
• Camp owners must pass all criminal, fraud, and employability screenings, and certify the same for camp employees.
• Provide liability insurance
• Provider’s camp home must pass an inspection prior to the start of services.
• Provider must successfully complete all BBT and State required trainings prior to providing services to individuals.

Start Date

01/02/2015

How to Obtain an Application

Apply on this website.
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