Behavioral Health

IAFP Resources

Synchronicity Report - by IAFP members Raj Shah, MD; Lauren Turich, MPH; Daniel Bester, MD and Kevin Chang, MD featuring nine different family medicine led models integrating primary care and mental health services. Published December, 2020. 

IAFP Online education - The Collaborative Care Model

Mental Health First Aid - a special section produced by the Family Health Foundation of Illinois

Diabetes and Behavioral Health Issues

AAFP Resources

Mental Health and Well-Being Resources
FamilyDoctor.org links to patient education on a variety of mental health topics for patients and caregivers
The free resource, “Addressing Behavioral Health Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comprehensive Educational Program,” has been developed for physicians and clinical care teams by the AAFP through a grant from Molina Healthcare. 

Other Resources
DocAssist - Resources on primary care behavioral health for children, teens and perinatal patients

NAMI - Chicago and DuPage County
May is National Mental Health Awareness Month and NAMI has the You Are Not Alone Campaign with resources to help

Pathways.org - Newborn and child development screening and intervention
Erika's Lighthouse - resources for adolescent mental health

Mental Health First Aid #BeTheDifference

National Council for Behavior Health

SAMHSA Mental Health First Aid