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 BHIP team works with Veterans with a number of mental health issues including, but not limited to PTSD, MST, depression, anxiety, psychosis, and substance abuse. The BHIP psychologist assists Veterans by providing diagnostic assessments, mental health treatment coordination, patient education, walk-in crisis intervention, and referrals to other programs. Incumbent provides brief therapy to individuals, families, and couples with mental health issues. Performs evaluations for wide array of patients representing diverse diagnostic entities. Provides a full range of therapeutic interventions. Consults with medical center staff on a wide variety of patient care issues. Participates fully in peer review, assessing the quality of professional psychology standards provided in the organization. Responsible for identification of patient problems requiring consultation with other multidisciplinary medical center staff and making appropriate referrals. Serves as a consultant to other medical center staff and trainees and assist in their formulation of the psychological characteristics and appropriate treatment expectations regarding their patients. Oversees the establishment of program monitors and outcome measurements within programs assigned using a data-driven quality assurance processes. Presents outcome data and research results at VA and regional or national scientific or professional meetings. Work Schedule: Mon-Fri 0800-1630 Financial Disclosure Report: Not required You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency policy. We are looking for a compassionate, energetic individual ready to make a meaningful contribution to our nation's Veterans within our BHIP in beautiful Roseburg, Oregon. Provides a full range of psycho-diagnostic services including assessment and uses the most appropriate psychotherapeutic techniques in providing quality care.
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.