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International Journal of Sociology and Humanities

Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part A (2020)

Understanding impact of family construct on children’s psycho –social health and wellness

Author(s):

Sudesh Rawal

Abstract:
Children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) and their families may experience a variety of internal (ie, emotional and behavioral) and external (ie, interpersonal, financial, housing, and educational) psychosocial factors that can influence their health and wellness. Many CYSHCN and their families are resilient and thrive. Medical home teams can partner with CYSHCN and their families to screen for, evaluate, and promote psychosocial health to increase protective factors and ameliorate risk factors. Medical home teams can promote protective psychosocial factors as part of coordinated, comprehensive chronic care for CYSHCN and their families. A team-based care approach may entail collaboration across the care spectrum, including youth, families, behavioral health providers, specialists, child care providers, schools, social services, and other community agencies.

Pages: 26-28  |  1354 Views  577 Downloads


International Journal of Sociology and Humanities
How to cite this article:
Sudesh Rawal. Understanding impact of family construct on children’s psycho –social health and wellness. Int. J. Sociol. Humanit. 2020;2(1):26-28. DOI: 10.33545/26648679.2020.v2.i1a.18
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