Cortica | Advanced Neurological Therapies for Autism
June 26, 2018
Cortica is seeking Speech-Language Pathologists to join its multi-disciplinary team in Orange County, California!
Do you want to revolutionize the standard of care for autism? That's what we're doing at Cortica. Our team believes every child has a unique developmental path to reach their greatest potential. Our team collaborates deeply to create life-changing treatment programs for children with autism. Our team is curious and passionate about learning and implementing new autism treatments. In case you couldn't tell, we're all about teamwork and caring for our patients!
What will you do?
Set goals based on assessment data that target the core deficits in ASD and focus on initiating spontaneous communication in functional activities, engaging in reciprocal communication interactions, and generalizing gains across activities, environments, and communication partners
Use a multimodal communication system (e.g., spoken language, gestures, speech-generating devices [SGDs], and/or written language) that is individualized according to the individual's abilities and the contexts of communication
Conduct culturally and linguistically relevant comprehensive assessments of language and communication, including social communication skills
Develop treatment plans for speech-language services, including social language goals and goals for literacy development and for assisting the student with self-regulatory and social interactive functions
Learn and implement comprehensive, specific language program unique to our organization
Train family members and support staff in language program implementation
Serve as an integral member of an interdisciplinary team working with children with developmental disabilities and their families/caregivers
Work alongside an incredible team that's revolutionizing the standard of care for kids and families dealing with autism
Collaborate more deeply than you ever have before, working closely with clinicians and therapists from a broad range of discipline
At Cortica, every employee has a voice and actively contributes to our supportive and caring culture. The team at Cortica is highly collaborative, flexible, and compassionate. Each team member cares deeply about the success of their peers and the impact we're making on patients.
We encourage everyone on our staff to take advantage of the numerous benefits that Cortica offers, including a full benefits package, Cortica workshops and training, mentorship, and the opportunity for relocation and leadership at new Cortica locations.
Superb healthcare plan options
Dental care - option to enroll in premium dental care for less than $7/month
Vision care - option to enroll in premium vision care for less than $9/month
Paid Holidays and Vacation Time that begins accruing on your first day of employment
401K retirement plan with aggressive company match
Employee Sponsorship Program - enroll in our company sponsored program to receive tuition assistance, CEU credits, or certification programs to boost your career
Leadership opportunities - as a rapidly growing organization, opportunities abound for leadership positions of all types
Cash bonuses for referring new talent into the organization
Along with our full benefits package, we offer highly competitive salaries and performance-based bonuses!
Licensed to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the State of California
Experience with pediatric population
What are the preferred qualifications:
Early Intervention Experience and/or Experience with autism
Ability to work some weekends
Additional Salary Information: In addition to competitive salary and generous benefits packages, Cortica offers performance-based bonuses
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About Cortica | Advanced Neurological Therapies for Autism
Cortica is a rapidly growing healthcare company pioneering a unique, multi-specialty approach to the treatment of autism. Our clinical model, driven by insights and technologies from emerging neuroscience, brings together clinicians from a range of disciplines to design and deliver comprehensive care to children with autism and their families. At the heart of Cortica's mission is direct patient care, and so the skill and compassion of our staff are the crucial components to extraordinary experiences and outcomes for the families we serve. Learn more about us on our website: https://www.corticacare.com/about/about-cortica
The AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students