Growth in apps and social media for wellness and talk therapy

Mental health professionals are exploring new ways of using technology to help patients – including therapy over Skype

16th April, 2017
Richard Murphy of My Mood and Me Picture: Fergal Phillips

It is estimated that one in four people will suffer with mental health problems in their lifetime.

Depressive mental illnesses will be the leading cause of disease in high-income countries by 2030, according to the World Health Organisations (WHO).

People with mental health conditions die 20 years younger than the general population.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Hard Station: the strange world of tech embargoes

More Tech Brian Lloyd 4 weeks ago

Podcast: CWSI on securing remote workers during lockdown working

Podcast: Avaya on improving connectivity through the crisis

Tinkerer tailors a solution for property owners to save on water bills

More Tech Emmet Ryan 2 months ago