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Notification of Behaviour Support Practitioners (s29)
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Notification of Behaviour Support Practitioners (s29)
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Purpose of this notification form

Under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (Restrictive Practices and Behaviour Support) Rules 2018 specialist behaviour support services are to be provided by an NDIS behaviour support practitioner. This applies to all behaviour support and is not specific to whether or not the practitioner includes regulated restrictive practices in participant behaviour support plans. Behaviour support plans (with or without restrictive practices) can only be developed by: providers that are registered for behaviour support (registration group 0110) behaviour support practitioners who are considered suitable by the NDIS Commission to undertake functional behaviour assessments and develop behaviour support plans.An NDIS behaviour support practitioner means a person the NDIS Commissioner considers suitable to undertake behaviour support assessments (including functional behaviour assessments) and to develop behaviour support plans.

Who should complete this application?

This form is to be completed by registered specialist behaviour support providers to notify the NDIS Commissioner with details of behaviour support practitioners engaged by your organisation in accordance with paragraph 29(3)(a) of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (Restrictive Practices and Behaviour Support) Rules 2018.

What happens after I submit this form?

The NDIS Commission will use this form to determine provisional suitability of practitioners engaged by your organisation. The provisional status will remain in place until the NDIS behaviour support practitioner undergoes assessment against the Positive Behaviour Support Capability Framework. The Positive Behaviour Support Capability Framework focuses on the knowledge and skills that underpin contemporary evidence-based practice and reflects the diversity and variation of the sector’s capability in delivering behaviour support. As part of the national implementation plan, practitioners will be invited by the NDIS Commission to submit an application for assessment against the Positive Behaviour Support Capability Framework. Further information will be available on www.ndiscommission.gov.au If you have any questions about this please do not hesitate to contact the NDIS Commission Behaviour Support Team via email ndispractitioners@ndiscommission.gov.au

Requirement to lodge behaviour supports plans - online portal for behaviour support

If you develop a behaviour support plan that contains a regulated restrictive practice, it must be lodged with the NDIS Commission. Lodgement of behaviour support plans is through the NDIS Commission Portal. Information about how to access the NDIS Commission Portal can be found on our website here https://www.ndiscommission.gov.au/providers/provider-registration/ndis-commission-portal Additional information about how to lodge a behaviour support plan can be found on our website here https://www.ndiscommission.gov.au/providers/provider-responsibilities/behaviour-support

Details of Specialist Behaviour Support Provider

Notification of Behaviour Support Practitioners (s29)
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Details of Specialist Behaviour Support Practitioner

Notification of Behaviour Support Practitioners (s29)
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Please provide the following information relating to the skills and experience of each Behaviour Support Practitioner currently engaged by your organisation in the delivery of specialist behaviour support. If you are a sole trader delivering specialist behavioural support, please include your own details.

Practitioner details

Do you work in any other states/territories?
Which other state/territory/s do you work in? (select all that apply)
/100
Do you supervise other behaviour support practitioners?
/500
/500
Are you registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)?
/500

Number of years experience in undertaking functional behaviour assessments Note: If number of years or number of months are not applicable, please respond with ‘0’ in the respective field.

Number of years experience in developing positive behaviour support plans Note: If number of years or number of months are not applicable, please respond with ‘0’ in the respective field.

Number of years experience in training and supporting the implementation of behaviour support plans to providers, families and carers Note: If number of years or number of months are not applicable, please respond with ‘0’ in the respective field.
Do you have any other practitioner/s to add?

Other Practitioner/s

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You have indicated that you have other behaviour support practitioners to add into your form. You can provide the details of up to 30 practitioners in this section. If you have more than 30 behaviour support practitioners to add, please email behavioursupport@ndiscommission.gov.au.

Other Practitioner:

Do you work in any other states/territories?
Which other state/territory/s do you work in? (select all that apply)
/100
Do you supervise other behaviour support practitioners?
/500
/500
Are you registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)?
/500

Number of years experience in undertaking functional behaviour assessments Note: If number of years or number of months are not applicable, please respond with ‘0’ in the respective field.

Number of years experience in developing positive behaviour support plans Note: If number of years or number of months are not applicable, please respond with ‘0’ in the respective field.

Number of years experience in training and supporting the implementation of behaviour support plans to providers, families and carers Note: If number of years or number of months are not applicable, please respond with ‘0’ in the respective field.

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