National Supported Employment Program Specialist
Therapeutic and Supported Employment Services, U.S.Department of Veteran Affairs
Joe Carlomagno is the National Supported Employment Program Specialist for the Department of Veteran Affairs, Therapeutic and Supported Employment Services (TSES) of the Veterans Health Administration, Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention. Joe provides support and guidance to VA Supported Employment programs, Community Based Employment Services, and Supported Self Employment Services programs at VA Medical Centers nationwide. In addition to serving in the VA Central Office, Therapeutic and Supported Employment Service Program Office, Joe has over 30 years of experience in supported employment programs within the community mental health system of several New England states. He has worked as the Director of a community mental health program on Martha Vineyard and has worked in State government in the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and the Division of Disability and Aging Services in Vermont.