Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Hamberger, L. Kevin.

Title Making collaborative connections with medical providers : a guide for mental health professionals / by L. Kevin Hamberger, Christopher R. Ovide, and Eric L. Weiner
Published New York : Springer Pub. Co., [1999]
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription    View Resource Record  
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (xi, 141 pages)
Contents Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Introduction: The Purpose and Scope of this Book; Chapter 2 Understanding Culture: Similarities Between Physicians and Mental Health Providers; Chapter 3 Cross-Cultural Differences Between Mental Health Professionals and Physicians; Chapter 4 Getting Known: Negotiating the Medical Care Community; Chapter 5 First Contacts; Chapter 6 Continuing Collaboration; Chapter 7 Training Physicians to Collaborate: The Collaborative Family Conference; Chapter 8 Summary and Future Directions; References; Index
Summary "A helpful primer on collaboration for a wide range of therapists who are considering working closely with primary care physicians. This practical book will help!"--William J. Doherty, PhD, Dept. of Family and Social Sciences, University of Minnesota. This book provides detailed, concrete, and practical information on successful collaborations between physicians and mental health service providers. The authors draw on their experience in working with physicians on referrals in a variety of clinical settings and specialties. Mental health professionals will find important basic skil
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-131) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Print version record
Subject Managed mental health care -- United States.
Mental health consultation.
Psychiatric referral.
Psychotherapists -- Professional relationships.
Psychotherapy -- Practice -- United States.
Mental Health Services -- organization & administration.
Primary Health Care.
Psychotherapy -- organization & administration.
Referral and Consultation.
Form Electronic book
Author Ovide, Christopher R.
Weiner, Eric L.
LC no. 99010456
ISBN 0826197027 (electronic bk.)
9780826197023 (electronic bk.)