Preventing relapse after cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) with personalised smart messaging
Dr Sam Malins has led a number of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) group programmes for people who have experienced cancer diagnosis and treatment. The groups aim was to improve symptoms of anxiety and depression for people who have had cancer, because there can be double-to-triple the risk of these problems for them, compared to the general population.
Scientists developing video games to diagnose and monitor depression
Scientists in London have developed new AI technology inspired by video games to transform the way depression is diagnosed and monitored.
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NICE recommends app for depression should be trialled on the NHS
A new online and mobile app for depression should be trialled on the NHS, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
Industry news in brief
This month’s industry nibs includes NHS Wales embarking on a new early payment programme for its suppliers and product launches.
Surrey pilots telehealth for depression
Surrey and Borders partnership NHS Foundation Trust will pilot a bespoke telehealth system for service users with severe depression.