Manager, Disability Management Resources
Debra Villar is a manager of disability management resources for The Standard where she leads a team of nurse case managers, vocational case managers and behavioral health managers to deliver an exceptional claims experience. Debra joined The Standard in 2012 as a behavioral health case manager evaluating conditions, treatments and making outreach calls to patients during their time of disability. She is a licensed mental health counselor and certified case manager. Her work experience includes a background in individual, group and family counseling. Prior to joining The Standard, she spent several years providing intensive case management support to individuals in the community who suffered from severe and chronic mental illness and substance abuse issues, as well as jail system experience as a transitional case manager assisting psychiatric inmates reintegrate into society with the appropriate medical and housing services.