Serves as the PTSD/Substance Use Disorder Specialist. Is a member of the PTSD Clinical Team (PCT) within the Behavioral Health Service (BHS). The incumbent serves as advisor, consultant, mentor, and trainer for other mental health clinicians in the treatment of co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. Incumbent serves as the facility's subject matter expert on evidence- and consensus-based best practice strategies for screening, assessing and treating co-occurring disorders
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.