5 minute read. This piece is a reprint. Original post: https://www.onwardohsu.org/blog/detail/holistic-health-care When you think of going to the dentist, you likely don’t think of social work. But the OHSU School of Dentistry is changing all that with an innovative, interprofessional curriculum that focuses on the holistic health of patients. The new program, spearheaded by Rosemarie […]
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5 minute read Reviewing the signs and symptoms of burnout is similar to listening to those terrible commercials advertising the latest psychotropic medication. Are you feeling tired, fatigued, depressed, anxious, irritable, or restless? Do you have unexplained physical symptoms or difficulty concentrating or sleeping? If so, we have the quick-fix solution for you. Unfortunately, most […]
This is the first in a series of posts showing different perspectives on important topics. Check back in the future for more! Hi everyone and happy 2020! As you can tell from the title of this post, today in the CFHA blog we are going to take on the age-old question “Which discipline creates the […]
5 Minute Read I have big ideas. Ideas that could potentially change how we deliver health care. Ideas about how behavioral health could potentially be involved in almost every visit in primary care. Ideas about how we can be more involved in all things early detection and prevention. Ideas about how chronic disease management is […]
3 Minute Read This piece originally appeared on the Huffington Post. Posted here with permission. “You are treating her like she’s a piece of meat,” Tony was shouting angrily at me. I hadn’t the power to change the care his 62-year-old wife was receiving in my hospital’s intensive care unit—for the past two years, I had […]
Happy Holidays everyone! Welcome to the regular Research Review blog post. The post where I save you time searching the integrated/collaborative care research literature by doing all the work myself! Use that time to buy presents for your loved ones. Here are some themes below: First, I continue to see more articles on integrated care […]
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CFHA Webinar - Somos complicados: Understanding the Complexities of Serving our Latinx CommunitiesSpeaker: Florencia Lebensohn-Chialvo
This webinar will provide an overview of the highly heterogeneous Latin American Diaspora that resides in the United States, as well as the challenges associated with providing equitable and effective care to this community in the context of integrated behavioral health. The presenter will also address previously collected questions from webinar participants regarding Spanish-language service delivery, culturally-appropriate assessment and treatment, among other topics.
1. Describe the differences in regional patterns of immigration.
2. Identify unique access barriers experienced by Latinx communities.
3. List strategies to provide more culturally and linguistically appropriate care to Latinx patients and their families.
Inside CFHA - Episode 1Episode 1 of "Inside CFHA" - CFHA CEO, Neftali Serrano and Project Manager, Martha Saucedo, discuss the projects and initiatives they have been working on during their weekly meetings.
CFHA Webinar - Selecting and Using Validated Measures in Integrated Primary Care ResearchSelecting and Using Validated Measures in Integrated Primary Care Research, Evaluation, and Clinical Care
December 12th, 2019
Dr. Julie Gass
Most of us have heard about the first two key questions: WHO should use validated assessments (hint: everyone!) and WHY validated assessment is important. In this presentation, we will focus on the next two: WHERE to access validated assessment measures, and HOW to select and choose good measures for your specific research and evaluation questions. We will specifically focus on brief assessments appropriate for IPC settings and will provide a resource guide to attendees.
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This channel is dedicated to promoting behavioral health integration into primary care in hopes of fortifying and strengthening the system as a whole. Through interviews, role-plays, intervention metaphors, and videos alike, primary care team members of all disciplines can learn the ins and outs of working efficiently and effectively within the primary care system. Additionally, the channel highlights contextual-based behavioral interventions (e.g., focused Acceptance and Commitment Therapy [fACT]) commonly used in primary care. Dr. Bauman produces these videos in collaboration with the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association.