Mental Health

Mental health apps emerging as an increasingly accessible and user-friendly tool January, 2019

Chris White, MD JD MHA joined the fellows this month for a walk-through of a few popular mental health apps and the features they offer the user. He also provided insights on the evaluation checkpoints for how to discern the utility, safety, and value of apps for patients. Dr. White is the The Christ Hospital/ University of Cincinnati Family Medicine Residency Behavioral Scientist, and has a dual appointment in family medicine and psychiatry. Watch the highlights below!

collaborative care model evidence mounting as an effective model of mental health care March, 2019

The Primary Care Champion Curriculum includes a Mental Health component where fellows are learning more about advocating for, initiating, and sustaining the Collaborative Care model in their practices. This model is increasingly showing promise as an effective facilitator to mental health care access where it is needed most, improving overall health and quality of life for patients. Watch the video here from the American Psychiatric Association to learn more!