Mental Health

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Mental Health Awareness Month: How Can Telehealth Help?

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month – and there’s a good reason an entire month is dedicated to it. Mental health is a significant problem that that is only growing. In fact, the President, himself, signed a proclamation recognizing National Mental Health Awareness Month, noting not only the increase in mental health cases, but …

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Can Telehealth Bridge the Mental Health Care Gap in America?

Mental health has long been a problem for Americans. Nearly half of American adults experience some form of mental illness during their lifetimes. Not surprisingly, the past year has further challenged the mental health of the country, in general. An overwhelming majority of people (85%) say their general well-being has suffered, with 50% specifically citing …

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Telehealth for Mental Health Professionals

Can Telehealth Answer the Call for Mental Health Care?

Almost one in five US adults suffer from some form of mental disorder, and the figure is only slightly lower for the youth population (17%).  They range in nature and include a variety of conditions, including depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, eating disorders, addiction, and more.  They can impact mood, thought processes, and behaviors and, if left …

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Mental Health

COVID-19 Series: Using Telehealth for Mental Health Care During a Crisis

In addition to the destruction brought by COVID-19 on people’s health, the virus has also led to a major disruption to millions of people and businesses, with stay-at-home and social distancing measures implemented across the country to help manage the spread of the virus.  Millions of workers have been forced to telecommute, millions more have …

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