Mental health: There’s an app for that

@article{Anthes2016MentalHT,
  title={Mental health: There’s an app for that},
  author={Emily Anthes},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2016},
  volume={532},
  pages={20-23}
}
T ype 'depression' into the Apple App Store and a list of at least a hundred programs will pop up on the screen. There are apps that diagnose depression (Depression Test), track moods (Optimism) and help people to " think more positive " (Affirmations!). There's Depression Cure Hypnosis (" The #1 Depression Cure Hypnosis App in the App Store "), Gratitude Journal (" the easiest and most effective way to rewire your brain in just five minutes a day "), and dozens more. And that's just for… CONTINUE READING

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