Using Technology in Treatment
June 10, 2022
Thanks to recent advances, people living with mood or behavioral disorders have access to treatment through technology. Options like tele-mental health services and prescription digital therapies are opening up treatment to those who may have been excluded due to their geographic location, cultural background, work or economic situation. Take a look at this list of resources below.
- Read the following downloads to learn more about prescription digital therapies.
- Learn more about substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders from this article by the National Institute of Mental Health.
- Watch our interview with Dr. Maria Sullivan about mood disorders and substance use, how co-occurring disorders are treated, and the role technology could play in treatment.
- Watch our interview with Dr. Nicole Christian-Brathwaite about tele-mental health, increasing access for families, and handling privacy.
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