The psychologist may be assigned to any VHA program and setting, including inpatient or outpatient medicine, surgery, mental health, neurology, rehabilitation medicine, geriatrics, Vet Centers, and the VHA National Center for Organizational Development. Duties include, but not limited to: 1. Functions as an onsite and/or home tele-health practitioner, providing face-to-face and/o Virtual Video Connect (VVC) mental health therapy-related services for SAVAHCS outpatient Behavioral Health Interdisciplinary Program (BHIP) in Mental Health Clinic and the main campus, and/or Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC's) and rural areas. 2. Provides a full range of psychological assessment services for diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. 3. Administers, scores, interprets, and writes reports for psychological tests and neuropsychological screenings. 4. Provides comprehensive, evidence-based psychotherapeutic interventions, including individual, family, and group psychotherapy a minimum of 30 hours per week. 5. Provides education to patients, family members, and significant others, as needed. 6. Provides consultation and collaboration working within the assigned BHIP Teams and with community providers, concerning clinical assessment findings and appropriate treatment plans for patients and famil Work Schedule: Monday -Friday, 7:30 a.m. -4:00 p.m. or 8:00 a.m. - 4:3- p.m. (Tour of duty is based on organizational needs. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Telework: Not Available
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.