Evaluating primary care behavioral counseling interventions: an evidence-based approach.

  title={Evaluating primary care behavioral counseling interventions: an evidence-based approach.},
  author={E. Whitlock and C. Orleans and N. Pender and J. Allan},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  volume={22 4},
  • E. Whitlock, C. Orleans, +1 author J. Allan
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • American journal of preventive medicine
  • Risky behaviors are a leading cause of preventable morbidity and mortality, yet behavioral counseling interventions to address them are underutilized in healthcare settings. Research on such interventions has grown steadily, but the systematic review of this research is complicated by wide variations in the organization, content, and delivery of behavioral interventions and the lack of a consistent language and framework to describe these differences. The Counseling and Behavioral Interventions… CONTINUE READING
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