Behavioral Health Screening in Primary Care Settings: Integrated Health Care Models for Meeting Clients' Real-Time, Whole-Person Needs


Part 1 - "Behavioral Health 101: Training on Behavioral Health Screenings in Primary Care Settings"

Speaker: Dr. Stacy Ogbeide, PsyD, Behavioral Health Consultant with Healthcare for the Homeless of Houston, and instructor at Baylor College of Medicine Department of Family and Community Medicine. Dr. Ogbeide's professional interests include primary care psychology, geropsychology, program development and evaluation, behavioral medicine, and education and training. 

Part 2 - Break-out Sessions will explore innovative models that integrate behavioral health into the primary care setting, including:

  • Primary care providers partnering with behavioral health agencies
  • In-house behavioral health services and how to best utilize in-house staff

Topics and objectives:

  • Introduce basic behavioral health screening tools for a primary care setting
  • Increase access to services after screening
  • Explore approaches to integrating behavioral health services into health centers, including consulting psychiatry, use of a behavioral health consultant, and other approaches
  • Establish additional referral relationships to enhance coordinated care


Click the link for a video of Dr. Stacy Ogbeide's presentation



Primary Care Mental Health Resources

VA VISN 2 Center for Integrated Healthcare

                         -Handouts, Resources for providers and patients: 

National VA PC-MHI SharePoint (accessible only through VA intranet

Collaborative Family Healthcare Association

American Psychological Association Psychology in Primary Care

The Academy - web portal via Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

                       - Lexicon for Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integration 

                       - Atlas of Integrated Behavioral Health Care Quality Measures 

                        - Behavioral Health and Primary Care literature archive 

SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions

World Health Organization report - Integrating mental health into primary care: a global perspective\

Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC)