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 psychologist serves as a fully qualified staff psychologist, specializing in the treatment of addictions , at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, (MEDVAMC), one of the most complex 1A VA facilities in the nation, majorly affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, and member of the Texas Medical Center. The psychologist focuses on the integration of age-related reproductive mental and physical health care needs across the lifespans of MEDVAMC's Veteran Women. The Substance Disorders Treatment Program Psychologist serves as a member of the SDTP treatment team. The function of this position is to provide care to Veterans with Substance Use Disorders. The SDTP Psychologist is responsible for utilizing and serving as a champion for evidence based practices such as measurement-based substance use disorder (SUD) assessments, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy for SUD, 12 step facilitation, behavioral couples therapy for alcohol use disorders, contingency management, and other SUD-related best practices. The SDTP Psychologist provides consultation and direct-care services including intakes, treatment planning, case management, crisis intervention, and group and individual psychotherapy - both short and long-term. The Psychologist should participate in training and supervision, program development and program evaluation. The SDTP Psychologist may refer patients to other programs and professionals to include other programs within the MHCL, the MEDVAMC, and the Readjustment Counseling Center (Vet Center). Work Schedule: Monday through Friday; 8am to 4:30pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 600215500
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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.
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