Career Prep

  1. How To Find a Mental Health Job with Triad's Complimentary Job Placement Services

    Job placement services can be incredibly beneficial for a variety of job candidates, from those who are just starting out in their careers to those individuals who are looking to make a significant career change. Triad’s Jobs Marketplace Complimentary Job Placement Services provides the support, guidance, and access to job opportunities you need while helping you find the right job for your skills and interests.

     Why Should I Use Triad’s Complimentary Job Placement Services?

    Triad’s complimentary job placement service offers multiple benefits that could transform your job search.  These include:

    1. Access to fresh job openings: One of the main benefits of utilizing Triad’s job placement services is that you gain access to a large network of potential employers. Triad’s valuable partner connections allow job seekers to find job openings that they may not have been aware of otherwise. This can be especially helpful for candidates who are looking for work in a highly specialized field, as Triad’s job placement services can help connect them with employers that are specifically seeking candidates with their unique skill set.
    2. Industry-specific expertise: While some job placement services are serving professionals in many fields, career types, and areas of expertise, Triad specializes in jobs for behavioral and mental health professionals only. This means that Triad has a deep understanding of the specific skills and qualifications required for those positions, and can match candidates with appropriate job openings.
    3. Streamlined job search process:  Another advantage of Triad’s job free placement services is that we match a qualified candidate with an appropriate employer and help initiate the conversation between the candidate and potential employer.  For those who may be feeling overwhelmed or unsure
  2. What Are Entry-Level Behavior Analysis Jobs?

    Entry-level BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst) jobs typically involve working directly with clients and implementing behavior intervention plans. These jobs can be found in a variety of settings, including:

    1. Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Clinics: ABA clinics provide services to individuals with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities. Entry-level BCBA jobs in these clinics typically involve working with clients one-on-one and supervising behavior technicians.
    2. Schools: Many schools employ BCBAs to work with students who have behavioral and/or developmental needs. Entry-level positions may involve working with a small caseload of students and collaborating with teachers and other school staff.
    3. Home-Based ABA Services: Some companies offer home-based ABA services to families. Entry-level BCBA jobs in this setting may involve conducting assessments, developing treatment plans, and supervising behavior technicians who work directly with clients in their homes.
    4. Hospitals and Residential Treatment Centers: BCBAs may also work in hospital settings or residential treatment centers that provide care for individuals with behavioral or developmental needs. Entry-level positions in these settings may involve working with a team of clinicians to develop and implement treatment plans.

    Overall, entry-level BCBA jobs tend to involve a significant amount of direct client work and supervision of behavior technicians. As BCBAs gain more experience and knowledge, they may take on more advanced roles, such as managing programs or conducting research.

  3. What Are the Highest Paying BCBA Jobs?

    Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) can work in a variety of settings, including schools, clinics, hospitals, and private practices. The highest paying jobs for BCBAs are typically in leadership and management positions, as well as those with specialized skills or experience. Here are some examples:

    • Director of Behavior Analysis Services: The director of behavior analysis services oversees the behavior analysis program at an organization or agency. This position often requires a master's or doctoral degree in behavior analysis or a related field, as well as extensive experience as a BCBA. According to, the average salary for this position is $101,000 per year.
    • Clinical Director: The clinical director oversees the clinical operations of a behavior analysis program. This position requires a BCBA certification and several years of experience in behavior analysis. The average salary for a clinical director is $85,000 per year, according to
    • Senior Behavior Analyst: A senior behavior analyst typically has a BCBA certification and several years of experience in behavior analysis. They provide leadership and support to other behavior analysts and may also have supervisory responsibilities. According to, the average salary for this position is $84,000 per year.
    • Behavioral Health Director: The behavioral health director oversees the behavioral health services provided by an organization or agency. This position requires a master's or doctoral degree in behavior analysis or a related field, as well as extensive experience as a BCBA. The average salary for this position is $112,000 per year, according to
    • University Professor: A university professor in behavior analysis teaches courses in behavior analysis and conducts research in the field. This position requires a doctoral degree in behavior analysis or a related field, as well as extensive research experience. According
  4. What Are Entry-Level Jobs for Counselors?

    There are several entry-level jobs available for those interested in counseling. Here are a few options:

    1. Behavioral Health Technician: As a behavioral health technician, you would assist licensed counselors and therapists with their patients. Your role would involve supervising patients, documenting patient progress, and implementing treatment plans
    2. Case Manager: Case managers work with individuals and families to assess their needs and coordinate services. You would help clients find housing, employment, healthcare, and other resources necessary to achieve their goals.
    3. Crisis Counselor: As a crisis counselor, you would work with individuals who are experiencing a mental health crisis. You would provide support and assistance to help them cope with the crisis and connect them with appropriate resources.
    4. Family Support Worker: Family support workers help families who are experiencing challenges such as financial difficulties, child care issues, or health problems. You would provide support and guidance to help families overcome these challenges and improve their overall well-being.
    5. Rehabilitation Counselor: Rehabilitation counselors work with individuals who have disabilities to help them achieve their vocational and personal goals. You would help clients develop skills and strategies to overcome barriers to employment and independent living.