Behavioral and Psychosocial Counseling in Pharmacy Practice
Guest: Michael Vallis
In this episode of The Pharmacists Are In, John is joined by Dr. Michael Vallis, a registered health psychologist specializing in the behavioral and psychological aspects of chronic disease. They discuss ways in which understanding and tailoring patient care in pharmacy towards these aspects can improve patient adherence, health outcomes and promote patient self-management and empowerment. They also identify ways in which pharmacists can utilize these techniques in practice without sacrificing valuable time and in collaboration with existing revenue generation opportunities.
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