Health Diagnosis

Diagnosis is the identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms. This page features BH WELL vlogs related to health diagnoses.


5 Question Quiz to See if Patients Want to Cut Tobacco

Ever wonder if someone wants to cut out the tobacco? Take this quick quiz to see if you know how to ask! 1. You're talking to a patient and ask...

6 Ways Occupational Therapists Can Support People Living with Mental Illnesses

Occupational therapists work to help individuals improve everyday life skills so that they can better participate in home, school, work or wherever...

A Quick Tool to Help Choose Nicotine Replacement Equivalencies

You’ve got a busy practice, full day, and need to cover cutting out tobacco. You’ve gone through the 5As and the 5Rs and NOW your patient wants to...

Breaking the Stigma

This is the first-hand story of a woman struggling with postpartum depression. She shares how it took her, "Five years. It took five years of...

Evidence Based Practice

Evidence based practice starts with a question. When we have a question in mind, we look up the research on the topic and evaluate it to see what the...

How Does Architecture Contribute to Positive Mental Health Outcomes?

Prior to the beginning of the century, very little literature existed that discussed the impact of architecture on mental and behavioral health...

Is My Child At-Risk For ADHD?

Have you ever thought your child may be exhibiting signs of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) but you simply aren’t sure? This...

Lung Cancer Screening

Today on the vlog, Dr. Lovoria Williams discusses lung cancer screening. The US Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) created a lung cancer...

Modifiable Risk Factors for People with Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders

Dr. Zim Okoli shares 5 modifiable risk factors for people living with mental health and substance use disorders: Poverty: Dr. Okoli states...

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational interviewing is a way for the clinician and client to talk about the clients reasons for change. The clinician helps the client...

Suicide Task Force

Today on the vlog we have with us Marc Woods, Assistant Chief Nurse Executive for Behavioral Health at UK Healthcare. We are in the midst of a...

The Relationship Between the Five Facets of Mindfulness and the Dimensions of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is characterized by obsessions and recurring compulsions. Read Transcript

The Tobacco Quitline: Things You Should Know

1-800-QUIT-NOW (you may want to write that down) is a toll-free number run by the National Cancer Institute.  Read Transcript

Tips for Raising Children Living with ADHD

Do you have a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? Raising a child with ADHD can be anxiety-inducing, stressful, and...

Wisdom from the Well: Thoughts on the Term “Mental Illness”

Lee Anne Walmsley, Ph.D., EdS, MSN, RN, is an Assistant Professor in the UK College of Nursing. She is also a part of the BH WELL faculty...