Physician Participation: The Other Side of Integrated Care

Health care is getting more complex. Psychologists feel these complexities daily, and they affect us all—one more reason to work closely with our primary care physician colleagues to ensure that mental healthcare is accessible to all who need it. I recently attended the annual meeting of the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association (CFHA), an organization that is now well into its third decade. While it is nice to see psychology and other behavioral health care specialists becoming so involved in primary care, it was a bit worrisome to see that attendance among physicians has dropped off at some of these integrated care meetings. Have physicians lost interest in integrated care? Read more. 

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Education Highlights

Integrated Healthcare Training Series - New Modules on CE.NationalRegister.Org

We just released the next five learning modules in our Integrated Healthcare Training Series. These contain 25 video segments covering common medical and psychological conditions that present in primary care, the role of the BHC in a pediatric setting, and cultural competence. Registrants can earn free CE credits for the series on CE.NationalRegister.org.

Webinar: Risk Management and the Potentially Violent Client - Oct. 26

This webinar from a risk management expert will discuss how to reduce the risk of litigation and provide the highest quality care for potentially violent patients. Find out more.

Webinar: Post-deployment Gender Differences in PTSD, Unhealthy Drinking- Oct. 27

Earn CE credit for this webinar from the Defense Centers of Excellence, which will discuss recent research focused on female service members and gender in combat exposure and post-deployment health issues. Find out more.

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