Behavioral Health Consultation and Primary Care: Lessons Learned

@article{Robinson2009BehavioralHC,
  title={Behavioral Health Consultation and Primary Care: Lessons Learned},
  author={Patricia Robinson and Kirk D. Strosahl},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings},
  year={2009},
  volume={16},
  pages={58-71}
}
  • P. Robinson, K. Strosahl
  • Published 31 January 2009
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings
This article provides an overview of 20 years of professional experiences with developing and implementing a model for integrating behavioral health services into primary care. The Primary Care Behavioral Health (PCBH) model is designed to provide immediate access to behavioral care for a large number of primary care patients by positioning a behavioral health consultant in the exam room area to function as a core member of the primary care team. In an initial era of discovery, the authors were… 
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