A psychosomatic or bio-psycho-social (BPS) approach enables health care professionals in ObGyn to change perspectives between the bio-medical model and the psychosocial model. Where the bio-medical model focusses on the underlying biological mechanisms of pathology, the psycho-social perspective provides insight in the meaning of complaints and problems. Combined they provide an optimal base for women's health care. 


You read our (or even better: write your own) book on PSSOM which contains the following parts:

0. Preface, purpose and structure of this platform/book

  1. Problem oriented introduction into the big domains of ObGyn
  2. The BPS-approach as a competency approach
  3. Capita selecta: some additional information about and a justification of the PSSOM approach