Effective communication is the core skill in mental health care in primary care settings. Communicating effectively includes gaining the patient's trust, organizing the visit so that the patient's feelings are elicited and heard, being aware of indirect cues to emotional distress, and using empathy. Inquiring about family and social issues, actively asking about topics that are difficult to discuss such as sexuality and interpersonal violence, and recognizing and adjusting to cultural differences provides the physician with more information to better understand and care for the patient. Physician self-awareness and ability to collaborate with other health care providers are also skills that will facilitate accurate inquiry into the patient's true concerns and the context in which they occur.

5 Secrets to Lasting Longer In The Bedroom

5 Secrets to Lasting Longer In The Bedroom

How to increase your staying power to extend your pleasure-and hers. There are many techniques, exercises and even devices, aids, and drugs to help you last longer in the bedroom. However, in most cases, the main reason most guys don't last long is due to what's going on in their minds, not their bodies.

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