Lance Henson

Work History

Work History
Oct 2010 - Present

Regional Director of Psychological Health, Air National Guard

Optimization Consulting, Inc.

·        Provides clinical supervision for 15 Air National Guard Wing Directors of Psychological Health located in 8 states and 2 U.S. territories.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>

·        Conducts psychological assessments of service members and their families to assess need for services.<o:p></o:p>

·        Develops and conducts program training modules to insure the highest quality of service provision.<o:p></o:p>

·        Researches new contract opportunities throughout the behavioral health field.<o:p></o:p>

·        Insures all supervisee compliance with local, state, and federal laws, licensing rules, and company procedures and policies.<o:p></o:p>

·        Insures compliance with budgetary goals for each Wing Director of Psychological Health.<o:p></o:p>

·        Conducts quarterly site visits insuring compliance with all contractual obligations.<o:p></o:p>

·        Instrumental in developing policies and procedures to comply with contractual agreements and statement of work.<o:p></o:p>

·        Conducts employee interviews, hiring, disciplinary actions, and performance evaluations.<o:p></o:p>

Jul 2007 - Oct 2010

Military and Family Life Consultant

HealthNet, Inc

·        Conducts preliminary evaluations and screenings of military service members and families to determine mental health service needs.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>

·        Identifies gaps in state-wide services and determines methods to fill gaps and enhance existing support systems.<o:p></o:p>

·        Plans and implements comprehensive, integrated, mobile service delivery system.<o:p></o:p>

·        Consults with and trains military commands and service providers on mental health issues related to military service.<o:p></o:p>

·        Coordinates service delivery with Federal, State and Local resources to support Active Duty, Guard and Reserve service members and families.<o:p></o:p>

·        Develops training and education programs and materials.<o:p></o:p>