Outpatient Program
Description

Whole Health practitioners promote health and well-being through practices which integrate body, mind and spirit. Using an interdisciplinary team approach, care is planned and coordinated to maximize the benefit to each individual.

Integrating Traditional Medical Care with Behavioral Health

Assurance Health & Wellness Center is one of the first licensed integrated clinics in Tucson.

  • Assurance Health & Wellness Center is designed to combine primary medical care with behavioral health treatment for the whole family under one roof, with intensive home based support.
  • The team is led by two full time physicians: A family practitioner and a psychiatrist. Services for adults are located at 3939 South Park Ave and serivces for children are conveniently located across the street at 1010 E. Palmdale St.
  • The medical team is complemented with physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, therapists, addiction counselors, case managers, rehabilitation specialists, care coordinators, peer support specialists, phamacists, nutritionists, and, physical health trainers. Every treatment plan is interdisciplinary and focused on whole health, wellness and lifestyle improvment.
  • Particular care is given to treat the typical and often undiagnosed physical diseases that complicate mental health treatment such as diabetes, obesity, vitamin deficiences, hypertension, asthma, COPD, and, orthopedic disorders. Dental hygiene, poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking contribute significantly to the development of these disorders. Depression, anxiety and substance use can be exacerbated by the stress of chronic disease.
  • The program is focused on wellness and education, allowing individuals to learn about how to manage their disease and how it affects mental health.
  • The program is best suited for individuals and families who wish to address or prevent physical and mental health disorders through development of healthy lifestyles.