When patients seek medical care it is important to recognize that mental health issues may be contributing to their physical complaints. It is not uncommon for a patient complaining of chest pain to be deemed as having anxiety or panic rather than a heart attack. As whole beings, mind and body are connected and there are scores of evidence to show how much our thoughts affect our mood and our physical health. This course provides an overview of how to diagnose mental heath issues and discusses what tools to utilize in healthcare settings.
30 minValid for 12 monthsCreated 2020-04-15Updated 2020-04-15