Grady brings mental health services to primary care

Aug 31, 2018

After a routine check-up where she expressed feeling angry and depressed about a death in the family, Grady patient Helen Dennard was connected to a licensed clinical social worker at Grady, who began regular therapy sessions .
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Though an estimated one-quarter of patients deal with issues like depression or anxiety, many don’t seek out help. Read more.

 

On this week’s Georgia Health Report, host Lauren Baggett and Andy Miller discuss how Grady Health System in Atlanta is bringing mental health care to regular doctor’s visits.