Category: Expert Opinions

Crossing the Digital Divide: AI and Mental Health

With a standard scientific information database like PubMed, even an unrefined set of search terms like “AI” or “artificial intelligence” or “machine learning” in combination with “mental health” or “psychiatry” will yield an increasing number of “hits” for publications involving

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Data Protection Is a Mental Health Issue For Young People

In 2018, a Melbourne high school mistakenly released the personal digital records of hundreds of students. Among the records were details of students’ “mental health conditions, medications, learning and behavioural difficulties”. This was bad enough but globally breaches of privacy like

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Global eMental Health Series: Webinar 11

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major effect on our lives. Many of us are facing challenges that can be stressful, producing strong and sometimes overwhelming emotions in adults and children. Public health actions such as social distancing are necessary

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These Are the Top 10 Innovations in Mental Health

This article was originally published by Scientific American in association with World Economic Forum. Though the mental health of people across the globe suffered greatly in 2020, there is reason for cautious optimism. COVID-19’s effects on our collective and individual

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