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News: Behavioral Health

AmalgamRX releases Stress Management App for Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

AmalgamRX has announced plans to test BEYOND, a stress-management app designed to help reduce and deal with the psychological burden […]

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Chatbots Provide Mental Health Support

A recent article in the Seattle Times discusses the growing trend of “robot therapists”- chatbots programmed to provide mental health […]

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Existing Technology Could Help Dementia Patients and Caregivers

An article published Tuesday in the American Journal of Accountable Care argued for the implementation of existing technologies in the […]

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AI Helps Reduce Loneliness Among Seniors

Accenture has completed a pilot program to develop a new AI-based program for seniors. The platform aims to help users […]

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Wearable Data May Help Identify Mental Health Conditions in Patients with Diabetes

Analysis of wearable data shows that wearable data may be able to help identify the existence of mental health conditions […]

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Apple Watch App to Monitor Depression Performs Well in Pilot

A new Apple Watch app designed to track symptoms of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) has performed well in a small […]

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Constant Therapy to Provide Free Access to App for Veterans

Boston University professor Swathi Kiran developed cognitive and speech therapy app Constant Therapy after she realized that her patients suffering […]

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Entrepreneurs of the Week: Shawn Kernes, Chris Kernes, and Jon Dabach, LARKR

LARKR is a mobile mental health app that provides access to on-demand therapy as well as behavioral health management and […]

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Wearable EEG Maker Interaxon Raises $11.6M to Target Mental Health & Corporate Wellness

Known for their Muse EEG-sensing headband launched in 2014, Toronto-based Interaxon has secured $11.6 million ($14.8 million CAD) in their […]

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Robotic Pets Reduce Loneliness Among Seniors

CB Insights reported recently that robotic “pets” show promise for reducing loneliness and isolation among seniors. A 2008 study by […]

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