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Our understanding of full, complete health in the 21st c must be updated because today mental health is relevant to everyone, due to the widespread interactions between medical conditions and mental disorders over the course of a lifetime.
PEDIATRIC Integrated Care: The Montefiore Experience
Published Tuesday 24 of March, 2015
NHMH recently interviewed Dr. Rahil Briggs, PsyD, the Director of Pediatric Behavioral Health Services at the Montefiore Medical Group in the Bronx, New York. Montefiore is unique in providing both integrated adult and pediatric behavioral health services. While the adult services at Montefiore follow the collaborative care model, pioneered by the AIMS (Advancing Integrated Mental Health Solutions) Center, at the University of Washington, www.aims.uw.edu, Montefiore’s pediatric... Read all
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