Growing Older: Providing Integrated Care for An Aging Population
This report for clinicians explains approaches to providing integrated care to older adults living with substance use disorder and mental illness. It highlights the importance of assessing patients for cognitive deficits and adapting behavioral interventions to help improve treatment outcomes.
PTSD Screening and Referral: For HealthCare Providers
Use of a PTSD screen increases a health care provider's ability to detect PTSD and to initiate appropriate referral. The VA suggests specific strategies here that health care providers can use to improve outcomes for patients with PTSD.