This interactive course offers an overview of evidence-based behavioral health interventions. These skills are critical across all mental health and medical settings. This includes primary care, where behavioral health integration is a growing priority to improve health outcomes.
The course is led by health psychology expert Dr. Ana-Maria Vranceanu. It includes lectures, clinical resources, and role-play videos to demonstrate skills. Videos focus on skill delivery for both mental health professionals and medical specialists.
The content of this course helps you:
Review and contrast the biomedical and biopsychosocial models of disease
Implement the biopsychosocial model in your own practice
Help patients preserve health and prevent illness through lifestyle changes
Use strategies in your clinical work that aid recovery and prevent chronic illness after injury
Optimize management of chronic illness
The course is valuable for practitioners with all levels of experience. It is ideal for psychologists, social workers, and counselors. It is also ideal for primary care physicians, medical specialists, nurses, physician assistants, occupational and physical therapists, and more.
Take advantage of live weekly call-in times and an interactive discussion board. This provides you with a direct connection to course faculty. Ask questions, find answers, and interact with peers from across the United States and around the world.
The course is accessible via desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet. All course content is fully on-demand so you can participate whenever your schedule allows.