Michael Faran, M.D. is the Director of the Army’s Surgeon General’s Child, Adolescent and Family Behavioral Health Proponency (CAF-BHP). The program is funded by the Army Behavioral Health Division, Army Medical Command and Office of the Surgeon General, and supports and sustains comprehensive, integrated behavioral health care for military children and their families at all Army installations. Dr. Faran brings to the CSMH Advisory Board his considerable knowledge and experience related to the implementation of a coordinated behavioral health system of care for Army soldiers and their families. In addition, he is an active member (2010) of the Society of Professors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.