Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Improving Primary Care Anxiety Treatment Engagement and Effectiveness|
Robyn L Shepardson
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||Health Services R&D
|| April 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Primary Care-Mental Health Integration (PC-MHI), in which mental health care is provided within primary care (PC), is an integral component of whole-person PC provided by VHA Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT). Anxiety disorders and subthreshold symptoms are prevalent and burdensome among PC patients, yet anxiety is under-treated, suggesting a need to improve current PC services for anxiety. PC-MHI is an ideal context in which to provide anxiety treatment, but effective, evidence-based anxiety in...
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