Digital Tools for Mental Health
This workshop will provide an opportunity for service users, health and care professionals and technologists to hear from those who have been applying innovative digital technologies to improving mental health and well-being.
Dr Ian McPherson – Will provide an overview of the policy context, current challenges and opportunities. He is Chair of Improving Health and Wellbeing UK (IHW UK) Non Executive Director of the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, a Trustee of the Centre for Mental Health, and Board Director for the International Initiative in Mental Health Leadership,
There will be presentations from app and other digital tool developers with direct experience of creating tools across the spectrum from well-being, though mild to moderate to severe and enduring mental health problems.