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 Senior Social Worker will function as the nonsupervisory Program Coordinator of the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Program, located within the Behavioral Health Service (BHS). The PTSD program is a specialty clinic designated to provide evidenced-based treatments and health maintenance services to Veterans diagnosed with PTSD. The Program Coordinator serves as a change agent to facilitate top quality, cost-effective and patient-centered mental health care for PTSD. He/She is responsible for oversight and coordination of the PTSD program, and will report directly to the Chief of Psychology, Behavioral Health Service. Work Schedule: To be discussed during interview Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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