Army MOS 68X Mental Health Specialist
health care that’s provided for Army Soldiers and personnel isn’t limited to the physical realm. Stress due to combat
situations or physical ailments can often have an effect on the mental well-being of Army Soldiers. The Mental Health
Specialist, an important member of the Army health care team, assists with the management and treatment of
inpatient and outpatient mental health activities.
The Mental Health Specialist is primarily responsible, under the supervision of an Army psychiatrist, social worker,
psychiatric nurse or psychologist, for providing mental health treatment to patients.
Some of your duties as a Mental Health Specialist may include: