Opportunity to meet highly qualified professionals. Work load could be stressful. There is a strong commitment to support Veterans, however, at times services were compromised with staffing issues, over compensating for patients and the lack of consequences for negative behaviors.
Overall, the Veterans are provided with a broad range of services to assist them with medical and social problems. However, there is a culture in the VA that, at times, creates dependency and unrealistic experiences regarding successful outcomes of treatment.
Supervision and professional development