A PHCoE blog series written by leaders, clinicians and experts on current topics of interest for psychological health care providers in the Military Health System.
Addressing Peripartum Depression in Military Service Members: The Role of Internal Behavioral Health Consultants
Addressing Peripartum Depression in Military Service Members: The Role of Internal Behavioral Health ConsultantsOctober 16, 2017
Last week’s blog encouraged providers to learn more about postpartum depression from a patient’s perspective. This blog will discuss how we, as providers in the Military Health System, can help patients address these symptoms.
Five Things Health Care Providers Should Know About Postpartum Depression
Five Things Health Care Providers Should Know About Postpartum DepressionOctober 9, 2017
October is Depression Awareness Month. This is the first of a two-part series focused on a type of depression that many patients don’t disclose to their doctors, limiting their access to care. The birth of a baby is considered to be one of the happiest moments of a woman’s life.
Chaplains and Confidentiality of Suicide-related Communication: Are There Limits?
Chaplains and Confidentiality of Suicide-related Communication: Are There Limits?September 5, 2017
As the Department of Defense (DoD) continues to be faced with high rates of suicide across the services, it sometimes depends on chaplains to be on the front lines.
Managing the Aftermath of a Hurricane: Resources Make a Difference
Managing the Aftermath of a Hurricane: Resources Make a DifferenceAugust 31, 2017 (Updated: October 4, 2017)
In the wake of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, service members and their families living in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands have been impacted and may be displaced from their homes.
Six Tips for Medical Providers to Combat Stigma
Six Tips for Medical Providers to Combat StigmaAugust 28, 2017
Are you aware that knowledge of your patient’s mental health status may influence the type or quality of care you provide?
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