Anne C. Dobmeyer serves as an active duty clinical health psychologist in the United States Public Health Service (USPHS), providing program development, training, and implementation support for integrated primary care behavioral health programs across the Department of Defense. Her primary professional interests include the primary care behavioral health model of integrated services, evidence-based assessment and intervention for insomnia and chronic pain, and disaster mental health services. She has authored the APA Clinical Health Psychology Series’ Psychological Treatment of Medical Patients in Integrated Primary Care (2018) and co-authored Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care: Step-by-Step Guidance for Assessment and Intervention (2017, 2nd ed).
IIBHN 2021 Presentation(s):
Primary Care Behavioral Health and Chronic Medical Conditions
July 9, 2021, 1:00-2:30 (MST), Boise Centre, Room 410A.
This workshop provides an overview of how the primary care behavioral health (PCBH) model of integration can help address the complex biopsychosocial needs of patients with chronic medical conditions. Case examples will be used to illustrate practical, team-based strategies for behavioral health consultants working with patients with medical conditions frequently seen in primary care settings.
- Identify key elements of the primary care behavioral health model of integrated care.
- Describe a team-based, biopsychosocial approach to the management of a primary care patient with a chronic medical condition.