Integrating Mental Healthcare for Kids With Primary Care
by David Kolko, Ph.D.
, professor in Pitt’s School of Medicine, is fueling
national conversation on initiatives to better integrate pediatric mental and physical health care
. The study found that children treated for mental health disorders at their pediatricians’ offices were nearly
seven times more likely to complete a program of care
, with better results, than those referred to outside specialists.
Here’s how it works:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine