regular review of the caseloads of practitioners providing low intensity interventions within IAPT stepped care
The VHA's National Pain Management Strategy: Implementing the stepped care
A randomized stepped care
intervention trial targeting posttraumatic stress disorder for surgically hospitalized injury survivors.
3) Stepped care
has been adopted by many third-party payers who require conservative care before reimbursing for injections, and treatment with injections before reimbursing for surgery.
Evaluation of a telephone-based stepped care
intervention for alcohol-related disorders: A randomized clinical trial.
The motivated stepped care
treatment model uses a four-step intervention strategy (figure).
for alcohol problems: An efficient method for planning and delivering clinical services.
In a stepped care
approach to treatment, examining clinical significance can be particularly useful because it signals when clients have achieved clinically significant change in their status and no longer require treatment, or whether a step up in treatment is needed.
The protocol was based on the World Health Organization analgesic ladder and the Beating osteoARThritis strategy for stepped care
in hip and knee OA (Arthritis Care Res.
In the stepped care
model, it can be offered as the least invasive and lowest intensity intervention which can be 'stepped up' if necessary.
They conducted the Stepped Care
for Affective Disorders and Musculoskeletal Pain (SCAMP) study to determine whether two types of treatment--pharmacologic and behavioral--would prove synergistic in treating the comorbid conditions.
Potential intervention categories included cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), trauma-focused CBT, traumafocused group CBT, nontrauma-focused group CBT, stress management/relaxation, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, other psychological interventions, education, provision of information, stepped care
, and interventions aimed at enhancing positive coping skills and improving overall well-being.