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Michele Saunders

Clinical Social Worker

Department of Veterans Affairs

HQ Phone:  (800) 827-1000

Direct Phone: (407) ***-****direct phone

Email: m***@***.gov

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Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20420

United States

Company Description

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was established on March 15, 1989, succeeding the Veterans Administration. It is responsible for providing federal benefits to veterans and their families. Headed by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, VA is the second la... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Site Director

Accurate Clinical Trials Inc


Executive Director

Florida Partners


Director, Community Services

Seminole Community Mental Health Center Inc.


Affiliations

CIT International Inc

Board Member


Dave's House

Board Member


National Association of Social Workers

Member


Academy of Certified Social Workers

Member


National Association of Social Workers Inc

Member


Pathways

Board Member


Seminole Heart

Board Member


Legislative Committee

Member


Project

Founder


Education

Bachelor's Degree

Social Work

James Madison University


Masters Degree

Social Work

Florida State University


Web References(71 Total References)


www.citinternational.org

Michele Saunders, LCSW 1st Vice President - Florida
Ms. Saunders is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 30 years of community mental health service and currently is a Social Worker at the Florida VA Medical Center, Orlando, Florida. She organized and implemented CIT in Orange County, FL in 2000 and organized the CIT State Coalition starting with 13 counties in 2004. .read more


citinternational.org

Contact: Michele Saunders
Conference Coordinator confinfo@citinternational.org


www.ptsdsupport.net [cached]

Keeping vets out of the justice system is an important payoff of crisis intervention training, said Michele Saunders, executive director of Florida's Partners in Crisis, a grass-roots mental-health and substance-abuse coalition that during the past four years has pushed for expanding such programs statewide.
''It helps that veterans feel the officer is here to help them, that they will take care of them, especially if the veteran is paranoid or having a flashback,'' she said.


citinternational.org

Michele Saunders, LCSW 1st Vice President CIT International Board of Directors
Ms. Saunders is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 30 years of community mental health service and currently is a Social Worker at the Florida VA Medical Center, Orlando, Florida. She organized and implemented CIT in Orange County, FL in 2000 and organized the CIT State Coalition starting with 13 counties in 2004. . read more


citinternational.org

Michele Saunders, LCSW 1st Vice President CIT International Board of Directors
Ms. Saunders is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 30 years of community mental health service and currently is a Social Worker at the Florida VA Medical Center, Orlando, Florida. She organized and implemented CIT in Orange County, FL in 2000 and organized the CIT State Coalition starting with 13 counties in 2004. . read more Michele Saunders, LCSW 1st Vice President CIT International Board of Directors Michele Saunders, LCSW, is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of CIT International and is contractually employed by CIT International as the Conference Coordinator. Ms. Saunders is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 30 years of community mental health service and currently is a Social Worker at the Florida VA Medical Center, Orlando, Florida. She organized and implemented CIT in Orange County, FL in 2000 and organized the CIT State Coalition starting with 13 counties in 2004. The Florida CIT State Coalition currently has more than 40 counties with CIT Programs. She also teaches in the Orlando CIT officer training, and provides technical assistance around with state with the development and implementation of CIT. Since 2000, more than 10,000 officers that have been trained in Florida In 2008, NAMI Florida voted, unanimously, to appoint Ms. Saunders to the NAMI Florida Board of Directors. At that time, Ms. Saunders was the Executive Director of Florida Partners in Crisis and well known in the mental health community for her commitment to the many Floridians who are affected by mental illness. Florida Partners in Crisis is a statewide non-profit advocacy organization, comprised of criminal justice, behavioral healthcare, and consumer advocate leaders. Through Florida Partners in Crisis, Ms. Saunders coordinated several advocacy activities statewide to educate Florida lawmakers about the need for adequate funding for the community mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment systems. Among her many awards, Ms. Saunders was awarded NAMI Florida’s President’s award, and the Orange County Sheriff’s office â€" CIT Award.


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