This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more The ADTP Psychologist will function in the Addictive Disorders Treatment Program (ADTP), located within the Behavioral Health Service. ADTP is a specialty clinic designated to provide evidenced-based treatments and health maintenance services to Veterans diagnosed with a Substance Use Disorder (SUD). The ADTP Psychologist diagnoses mental health disorders conducts psychological assessments; treats mental health disorders through a variety of approved and evidence-based modalities; and provides adjunctive interventions for treatment of mental health disorders. Among the modalities that may be provided are individual, family, and/or group psychotherapies and others as approved by VASNHS. The ADTP Psychologists works independently using his/her educational training, clinical experience, VA policies, and Joint Commission standards in administering direct services. The Psychologist collaborates with interdisciplinary teams in the provision of comprehensive health· care services to Veterans and ensures equity of access, service, and benefits to this population. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm Telework: This position is not eligible for telework Virtual: This is not a virtual position Functional Statement #: 000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized. EDRP Authorized: Contact V21CCOEEDRP@va.gov , the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized PCS Appraised Value Offer (AVO): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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