Your physical health. I especially want to focus on those folks who suffer and experience mental-emotional disturbances. I don't pretend to be a medical provider. However, years of service as a mental health provider to countless clients has provided license to discuss this salient matter. Generally, mental health providers perform an assessment to determine the nature and specificity related to a client's mental-emotional state. Included, generally, is a physical assessment. Given a probable nervousness in the initial assessment a client may unwittingly forget important personal and family physical-medical history. This information is vital to the holistic approach of the mind-body-spirit connection.