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Behavioral Health

(Updated August 10th 2018)

Comorbid medical and behavioral health issues are a significant burden driving poor outcomes and high costs. Patients with behavioral health issues are better able to manage their chronic medical condition when their behavioral health issues are treated. Provider organizations realize to achieve the Triple Aim without an integrated behavioral health strategy is virtually impossible. Although there are many challenges to integration, several models are emerging and are demonstrating success.

IHI 90-Day R&D Project Fianl Summary Report: Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care. Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; March 2014. www.ihi.org

Resources

Community Resources

Psychology Today

Search for a therapist using a city or zip code

Community Resources

Michigan Child Collaborative Care Program

Provides psychiatric support to primary care providers in Michigan who are managing patients with behavioral health problems

Tools

Multidimensional Anxiety Scale for Children MASC

Assesses the presence of symptoms related to Anxiety Disorders in children and youth ages 8 to 19

Tools

Beck Depression Inventory II

Consists of 21 items to assess the intensity of depression in clinical and normal patients

Articles

Article

Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care

Webinars

MiCMRC Educational Webinar

Jun 22 2016

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Webinar replay video

Presented by

Linda Keilman, DNP, GNP-BC

MiCMRC/MiPCT Educational Webinar

Mar 9 2016

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Webinar replay video

Presented by

Linda Keilman, GNP

MiPCT Pediatric Webinar

Apr 11 2014

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Webinar replay video

Presented by

Jane Turner, MD

MPTCQ Webinar

Jul 9 2017

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Presented by

Michigan Pharmacists Transforming Care and Quality