Implementation Guide

Primary Care Provider (PCP) Training

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In collaborative care, PCP training is largely about learning how to collaborate with a care manager and psychiatric consultant. PCPs continue to oversee all aspects of a patient’s care and in that role, become increasingly comfortable prescribing a wide range of therapies and medications.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the PCP role as part of a collaborative care team
  • Develop the functional knowledge needed to be part of a successful team
  • Understand prescribing directions for psychotropic medications