Cover; About the Editors; Contents; Contributors; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; I: General Considerations; II: Cognitive-Behavioral Techniques: Empirical Bases and Findings; III: Clinical Problems I: Common Behavioral Problems in Primary Care; IV: Clinical Problems II: Common Medical Problems in Primary Care; V: Conclusion and Future Directions; Index.
The American Psychological Association, National Institute of Health, and the National Institute of Mental Health have strongly advocated for the integration of psychology and primary care, as the new, cutting-edge approach to health care delivery. To address this need for integration, this seminal text provides thorough descriptions of common psychological and medical problems that arise in primary care, and identifies cognitive-behavioral techniques to overcome these barriers. €. Issues discussed include ethical dilemmas and nonadherence, as well as the treatment of behavioral and medic.