Commentary: Promoting Health and Well-being in Pediatric Primary Care Settings: Using Health and Behavior Codes at Routine Well-child Visits

Talmi, Ayelet; Fazio, Emily
June 2012
Journal of Pediatric Psychology;Jun2012, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p496
Academic Journal
The article discusses the issues concerning the practice of pediatric psychology and the use of health and behavior codes. It mentions that pediatric psychologists merged into primary care settings are able to promote health and well-being of children and families in a practice directly connected with the guidelines of the practice of pediatric primary care. Moreover, pediatric psychologists help improve loyalty, promote healthy behaviors and minimize behaviors that increase health risks.


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