In this video, we explain the SSHADESS screening (strengths, school, home, activities, drugs, emotions, sexuality, safety) and explore specific communication strategies for collecting this history and engaging with patients.
- Zachary McClain, MD
In our Primary Care Essentials series, experts in the Division of Adolescent Medicine provide learning pearls on common adolescent medicine topics, such as screening for sexually transmitted infections, initiating contraception, and collecting a psychosocial history. These videos can empower providers to manage common adolescent medicine concerns in a primary care setting. All videos were recorded in 2021.
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