Jeff Reiter, PhD, ABPP, is an internationally recognized expert in the integration of behavioral health into primary care. Since 2002, he has worked in integrated care as a clinician, administrator, trainer, and consultant in the community health, commercial and government healthcare sectors. He has helped hundreds of primary care systems, clinics and individuals in their integration efforts, both throughout the U.S. and internationally; publishes and speaks regularly on the topic of integration; and is on the faculty of Arizona State University’s integrated care training program. Dr. Reiter has received numerous awards and advised many organizations through Board and advisory committee membership. He also co-authored (with Patricia Robinson, PhD) two of the leading “how-to” books on integrated care.
IIBHN 2021 Presentation(s)
May 6, 2021, 2:45-5:00 (MST). Virtual
Introduction to PIC and the PCBH Model
This workshop will provide an overview of the PCBH model, one of the most commonly used approaches to integrating behavioral health into primary care. Included will be the rationale for use of the model, the essentials of implementation, and strategies for success. Attendees with any level of experience and from any professional background (i.e., behavioral health, primary care, administrator, etc.) will find material of relevance in this presentation.
- Describe the basic features of the Primary Care Behavioral Health (PCBH) model
- Distinguish the PCBH model from other approaches to integrating behavioral health into primary care
- List key practices for success, and key practices to avoid, when implementing the PCBH model
- Detail strategies for growing a PCBH service in terms of productivity and impact