Policy Statement: Early Childhood Adversity, Toxic Stress, and the Role of the Pediatrician: Translating Developmental Science Into Lifelong Health
AAP is committed to leveraging science to inform the development of innovative strategies to reduce the precipitants of toxic stress in young children and to mitigate their negative effects on the course of development and health across the life span.
Primary Care and Behavioral Health Workforce Integration: Barriers and Best Practices
To understand the barriers, challenges, and best practices of integrating care, a case study was conducted with eight key informants from organizations throughout the country that have successfully implemented integrated care models.
Substance Use Disorders and Primary Care Integration Resource Library
Primary care providers play a critical role in the treatment of substance use disorders (SUD). They integrate early SUD prevention services, provide safe and effective pain management, and implement medication-assisted treatment (MAT) based opioid treatment programs as part of integrated behavioral health care services.