This webinar focuses on the role of behavioral health screening tools in assessing and monitoring patients’ mental health. Using case studies, physician experts address concerns regarding screening pitfalls and practice readiness, with a focus on pediatric, OB/GYN and geriatric patient populations. The discussion covers selection and timing of screening tools, as well as effective communication and patient engagement strategies.
- David Baron, MSEd, DO, professor of psychiatry, Western University of Health Sciences
- Michelle Curtin, DO, FAAP, associate professor of clinical pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine
- Tiffany Moore Simas, MD, MPH, MEd, Donna M and Robert J. Manning Chair of the Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and professor of OB/GYN, pediatrics, psychiatry and population, UMass Chan School/UMass Memorial Health
The Overcoming Obstacles webinar series enables physicians to sustain a collaborative, integrated, whole-person and equitable approach to physical and behavioral health care in their practices.