Search results for "Mental Health"

Results 121 - 130 of about 187 for "Mental Health".

Priming to diagnose an atypical case, avoid representativeness

A patient's deteriorating mental health status points to an underlying cause.
July 2011

Simple tools, teamwork manage depression in primary care

Embedding mental health professionals directly into a primary care setting threatens to add complexity to primary care's already hefty ‘to do” list. ... Embedding behavioral health clinicians is crucial to succeeding with an integrated depression
March 2011

Web-based therapy may help interns with suicidal ideation

Despite the known increase in suicidal ideation and other mental health issues during the internship year, prior research has shown that very few affected trainees seek treatment. ... Some also feared that reporting mental health treatment would affect
March 2016

Searching for signs of eating disorders

Regardless, the threshold for referral to a mental health professional should be low, said Dr. ... Pearlstein. “Internists may wish to try these drugs for bulimia and binge eating disorder, but treating eating disorders will require the involvement of
February 2013

Screening for PTSD after life-threatening medical events

Internists who feel their patients may be at risk for developing PTSD or have symptoms of PTSD should offer to refer their patients to mental health professionals, but they should not ... Dr. Edmondson stressed the importance of working with the patient.
November 2015

New options no panacea for depression

There are two mental health clinicians (typically psychologists) in the clinic for every 10 internists, and they can accommodate same-day referrals. ... For example, he noted that a mental health clinic may now be called a mental “wellness” clinic.
September 2019

Finesse required to treat anxiety in the elderly

Discussing the patient's mental health history is imperative because most anxiety disorders first appear earlier in life, said David R. ... In: Diwan S, ed. Mental Health and Older Adults Electronic Resource Reviews.
January 2013

Volunteer internists help to rebuild Haiti

capital. And mental health problems are also pervasive in the earthquake's aftermath, according to Dr. ... We are going to need mental health volunteers and counselors on an ongoing basis.”.
May 2010

Well-being assessment considers more than physical health

To help change these disparities, the project investigators recommended systemic fixes, such as investment in education and mental health awareness and treatment. ... A full complement of tools for well-being would include mental health professionals,
October 2016

Opioid abuse potential prompts monitoring role for internists

The initiative began in 2009 to facilitate public-private collaborations with the health care community to reduce preventable harm from medications. ... The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has a number of resources, including a
May 2011

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