UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Publication Date


Document Type



Veterans; Veterans Health; Mental Health Services




Summary: Treatment manual for the Maintaining Independence and Sobriety through Systems Integration, Outreach, and Networking (MISSION) treatment approach, which was adapted specifically for Veterans (MISSION-VET). MISSION-VET, a flexible, integrated, time-limited, yet assertive service delivery platform was designed specifically to provide direct treatment, ongoing support, and care coordination to homeless Veterans suffering from co-occurring disorders transitioning and/or adjusting to independent living in the community. This audience for this manual is case managers and peer support specialists.


Smelson DA, Sawh L, Kane V, Kuhn J, Zeidonis DM. (2011). The MISSION-VET Treatment Manual. Bedford, Mass.: Veterans Health Administration. Link to book on publisher's website

Journal/Book/Conference Title

The MISSION-VET Treatment Manual

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Psychiatry Commons



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