The Virtual Couch: Platforms for Online Mental Health Session

As rates of depression, anxiety, suicide, and other mental health conditions continue to rise, the medical community has done its job to diagnose and prescribe solutions. While this solution is just, the health tech community has gone farther to address the issues through games, personalized online counseling services, and mood tracking. Mental health is experienced differently by everyone which is what makes us so excited to demo these new exciting companies and their products.

ORCAS: The Virtual Couch: Platforms for Online Mental Health

Amy Birney is CEO of ORCAS and presented MoodHacker, a mobile intervention which leverages exercise, sleep, nutrition and mood into personalized messaging and other mood elevating tools to help its users overcome depression by first understanding it.

virtual couch

The Virtual Couch: Platforms for Online Mental Health Session

As rates of depression, anxiety, suicide, and other mental health conditions continue to rise, the medical community has done its job to diagnose and prescribe solutions. While this solution is just, the health tech community has gone farther to address the issues through games, personalized online counseling services, and mood tracking. Mental health is experienced differently by everyone which is what makes us so excited to demo these new exciting companies and their products.

ORCAS

ORCAS: The Virtual Couch: Platforms for Online Mental Health

Amy Birney is CEO of ORCAS and presented MoodHacker, a mobile intervention which leverages exercise, sleep, nutrition and mood into personalized messaging and other mood elevating tools to help its users overcome depression by first understanding it.