Primary Care

Workforce Development Part 1: Recruitment and Retention of Behavioral Health Providers External Link

Videos - November 29, 2017
SAMHSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions -

Join SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Solutions for a free recorded webinar to learn practical tools to better understand and address the key factors in identifying and retaining key behavioral health positions in health centers' integrated care settings; including core competencies, matching position duties to provider type and credentials, and avoiding staff burnout. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Understanding the Myths and Facts of Access to Primary Care for People with Mental Illness External Link

Videos - July 25, 2017
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) -

Individuals with mental illnesses may not access primary care services for varied and complex reasons. Watch this recorded webinar to hear what research tells us about best practices in increasing access to primary care, and gain practical tips on how to influence a variety of internal and external factors to increase engagement in health and wellness activities.

Lifestyle Assessment External Link

Tools & Guides - April 6, 2017
Jackson Care Connect -

This quick assessment, designed by Laura Heesacker, LCSW and Melissa Cantwell, Ed.D, is used by Jackson Care Connect as a way to adress pain and behavioral health symptoms in Primary Care. 

Primary Care Clinic Re-Design for Prescription Opioid Management External Link

Articles & Reports - March 29, 2017
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine -

This article by Michael L. Parchman, MD, MPH, Michael Von Korff, PhD, Laura-Mae Baldwin, MD, Mark Stephens, BS, Brooke Ike, MPH, DeAnn Cromp, MPH, Clarissa Hsu, PhD, and Ed H. Wagner, MD, MPH discusses how the challenge of responding to prescription opioid overuse within the US has fallen disproportionately on the primary care clinic setting, and describes 6 Building Blocks to guide efforts to address opioid use for chronic pain.

Behavioral Health Expert Interviews: Addiction Treatment in Primary Care

Expert Interview - September 26, 2016
Behavioral Health Expert Interview Videos share the wealth of knowledge from experts in different topic areas around Oregon. Through these videos, others can learn about these topics and access information to improve the overall health and well-being of their patients. This video features Brad Anderson, MD from Kaiser Permanente Northwest as he discusses addiction and substance use treatment in primary care.

Behavioral Health Expert Interviews: Trillium Integration Incubator Project

Expert Interview - September 24, 2016
Behavioral Health Expert Interview Videos share the wealth of knowledge from experts in different topic areas around Oregon. Through these videos, others can learn about these topics and access information to improve the overall health and well-being of their patients. This video features Lynnea Lindsey-Pengelly, PhD, MSCP from Trillium Behavioral Health as she discusses the Trillium Integration Incubator Project.

Behavioral Health Expert Interviews: Behavioral Health & Primary Care - Part Two

Expert Interview - September 24, 2016
Behavioral Health Expert Interview Videos share the wealth of knowledge from experts in different topic areas around Oregon. This video features Julie Oyemaja, PsyD from Multnomah County Health Department, Christine Pierson, MD from Mosaic Medical, and Kimberly Swanson, PhD from St. Charles Family Care & The Center for Women's Health as they discuss their experience with behavioral health integration in primary care.