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3. Older Adults and Integrated Health Settings: Opportunities and Challenges for Mental Health Counselors (Pages 124-137)

Jill S. Goldsmith and Sharon E. Robinson Kurpius

The growing number of older adults and the increasing recognition and growth of integrated
health teams are creating expanded career opportunities for mental health counselors (MHCs). Collaborative integrated teams, staffed with medical personnel and MHCs, can provide comprehensive patient-centered care that addresses client issues from a biopsychosocial perspective. However, working with older adults on an integrated health team or in an interdisciplinary setting presents unique challenges and raises ethical issues. The evolving opportunities and strategies to address accompanying challenges are highlighted so that MHCs can be prepared to work effectively with older adults in interdisciplinary settings and on integrated health care teams. Full Article

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