The psychologist works within the Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (RRTP) providing psychotherapy services to the RRTP Veteran population in person. The Psychologist is expected to attend training (when travel is provided by VISN/VACO), complete the certification requirements for both Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for SUD (CBT-SUD) and Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) and deliver these and other approved therapies as part of the standard work for this position.
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.
Maryland Psychological Association (MPA) is the statewide professional association for Maryland psychologists, supporting the psychologists in Maryland in advancing the science and practice of psychology for the health and welfare of the public. MPA educates about psychology and mental health, and promotes psychological science and practice. Find a local psychologist with our free referral service.