Accreditation

This draft position statement was drafted by the Special Interest Group on Law and Ethics for eMHIC for presentation at the eMHIC Congress in November 2021. The purpose of this draft statement is to (1) recognise the important role eMHIC……
Now more than ever, the global mental health community must look to innovative solutions to curtail the ‘second epidemic’ of mental ill-health sweeping the world. The huge variety of solutions has created a new problem – how can one ensure……
  November marked the launch of the first assessment framework for the rapidly growing number of e-mental health and addiction tools available and in development in Aotearoa New Zealand.   Commissioned by the Ministry of Health and developed by the……
Lack of timely access to effective mental health and addiction treatment services is a major issue worldwide. Individuals, families, workplaces, and societies all suffer as a result. Using digital therapeutic tools can help expand services at a low cost. But……
As the uptake of digital health technologies increases, so too does the need for robust digital health assessment methodologies. Evaluations of impact enable healthcare professionals and the public to make informed decisions about which technologies to use to best support…
In the leadup to the UK's MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK (10-16 May, 2021), ORCHA released a new report revealing concerning statistics about the national mood 324% rise in searches for apps to help with ANGER during lockdown 221% rise in searches for FEAR…
 11-May-2021  Webinars   The global expansion of eMental Health initiatives brings new ethical and legal challenges. eMental Health initiatives can clearly promote wellbeing and human flourishing. But as with all technological or therapeutic advances, attention must be paid to potential harms.…
Watch the recording to hear what the following industry experts across different global jurisdictions have to say about quality assurance of eMental Health tools across Europe: Susanne Nordling, President for the Political Commission of Psychiatry & Mental Health Region Stockholm,…
 16-April-2021  Articles   ​​​​​​​   With over 300,000 digital health apps available in the various apps stores, how is anyone supposed to know which ones can be trusted to deliver safe and effective care to support patients in their disease journey?…
The overselling of health apps that may provide little benefit and even harm needs the health community’s immediate attention. With little formal regulation, a light-touch approach to consumer protection is now warranted to give customers a modicum of information to…

Search Our Knowledge Bank

Upcoming Events

Webinar Replays

Member Login

Congress 2021

Our Audience

eMHIC has and audience of 6 member countries (and growing) with thousands of subscribers around the worlds.

Share your thoughts

Ask and answer questions

Our Sponsors

Something to share?

We value high quality information and will gladly receive your contribution