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Culturally Competent Healthcare: Mental/Behavioral Health

Journals, search strategies, books, websites, and organizations to enhance practitioner cultural competency


This page includes resources to help the health care professional in situations where the patient suffers from mental illness in addition to physical health concerns.  

Integrated behavioral health incorporates the services of a mental heath professional as part ot the medical team supporting patient health. 

Psychological co-morbidity or psychological co-morbidities, along with patient's physical condition, such as obese or cancer, is a useful way to search library databases for articles that discuss mental health issues related to physical illness.

Downers Grove Campus Library (630) 515-6200
Littlejohn Hall
555 31st St. Downers Grove, IL 60515
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Glendale Campus Library (623) 572-3308
Sahuaro Hall
19555 N. 59th Ave. Glendale, AZ 85308
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