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Psychologist C and P Satp External Job in MCALLEN, TX

Psychologist C and P Satp External Job in MCALLEN, TX

Vacancy No. Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $60,210.00 to $111,560.00 Grade 11 to 13
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 10/20/2017 Close Date 12/29/2017
Who may apply Public

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    10/20/2017 to 12/29/2017

  • Salary

    $60,210 to $111,560 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 11 - 13

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time

  • Appointment type

    Permanent - Excepted Service Permanent


1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


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  • Duties



    The VATVCBHCS is comprised of the Corpus Christi Outpatient Clinic (CCOPC), Corpus Christi Specialty Clinic (CCSC), Harlingen Outpatient Clinic (HOPC), Health Care Center at Harlingen (HCC), Laredo Outpatient Clinic (LOPC), and McAllen Outpatient Clinic (MCOPC). The VATVCBHCS is an ambulatory health care system providing health care in medicine, surgery, psychiatry, and rehabilitation medicine. The VATVCBHCS also operates a 100-patient Home Based Primary Care program and a 200-patient Care Coordination Home Tele-Health Program. Through the utilization of inpatient/emergency department contracts, approximately 2600 inpatient admission and 5800 ER visits are managed by VATVCBHCS. Affiliated with the University of Texas Regional Academic Health Campus, the system has an active ambulatory care program and serves as a teaching and training site for medical residents. The VATVCBHCS is responsible for an enrollee population of over 30,000 veterans and 350,000 outpatient visits annually.

    VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

    This is an open-continuous announcement. We will accept applications on an on-going basis until the position is filled. Eligible and qualified applicants will be referred to the selecting official at scheduled intervals.         The first scheduled interval will be 15 days from opening date.


    *** A Recruitment/Relocation Incentive May Be Authorized for a Highly Qualified Individual. ***

    If you are a current VA or Federal employee, please apply under https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/482541400.

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    *** Bargaining Position ***

    Join the VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System (VATVCBHCS) as the Compensation and Pension (C&P)/Substance Abuse Treatment Program (SATP) Psychologist. You will provide both face-to-face services as well as telemental health services to Veterans located at VATVCBHCS facilities as well as non-VA sites of care.  As the C&P/SATP Psychologist, you will provide psychological services with attention to delivering Evidenced-Based Psychotherapy (EBP) to Veterans diagnosed with Substance Use Disorder and/or PTSD.  Psychological services may include conducting assessments, delivering psychotherapy (in individual and/or group formats), and provision of consultation to staff regarding Veteran care issues.  In addition, you will perform all the duties necessary for high quality, timely completion of the mental health examinations assigned for initial, review, or increase C&P evaluations. 

    • Provide evidence-based interventions for SUD/PTSD, including CPT and/or PE.
    • Determine when clinician-administered psychometric testing is necessary and integrate the results of such testing into the report of the examination. 
    • May have clinical program management responsibilities, which include the operation and management of various psychology or mental health programs within the health care system.
    • Coordinate programming within the various mental health programs with managers of other programs in mental health as well as with discipline supervisors of affected staff assigned to these programs. 
    • Manage the work of various clinical programs and their staff, ensuring that work is assigned in a systematic way and meets facility and VA guidelines/standards.  

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.(Alternate schedules may be necessary to meet the needs of the organization.)

    Functional Statement Title/#: Compensation & Pension/Substance Abuse Treatment Program Psychologist

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Within and outside the health care system.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/482542900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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