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AAP’s Report from the Task Force on Mental Health

Discusses how (1) pediatric primary care clinicians will play an increasingly important role in promoting the social-emotional health of children and providing treatment—or serving as an entry point to specialty treatment—for children and adolescents who have mental health and substance abuse problems and (2) the growth in this role will involve transformational changes in pediatric primary care practice, requiring new knowledge and skills, payment structures, collaborative relationships, office systems, and resources. 

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Behavioral Health
Mental Health
Primary Care
Systems
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Behavioral Health/Mental Health
Integration of Behavioral Health into Primary Care
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