ERIC Number: EJ888384
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 38
Counselors and Physicians Providing Mental Health Services: An Integrated Approach
Enochs, Wendy K; Young, Mark; Choate, Robert O.
ADULTSPAN Journal, v5 n2 p101-113 Fall 2006
The authors argue that there is a clear link between mental and physical health issues. A wellness-based approach to integrated health care, such as the one described in this article, may allow older clients to be empowered to make lifestyle changes that can improve the quality of their lives and reduce physical illness.
Descriptors: Health Services, Health Promotion, Physicians, Mental Health Programs, Physical Health, Child Health, Quality of Life, Older Adults, Diseases
American Counseling Association. 5999 Stevenson Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22304. Tel: 800-347-6647; Fax: 800-473-2329; Web site: http://www.aadaweb.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A