Archive | July, 2014

Chestnut Global Partners to Offer MoodHacker in Corporate Wellness and Employee Assistance Programs

Chestnut Global Partners (www.chestnutglobalpartners.org), a provider of culturally-aware, outcomes-based employee assistance and wellness programs to companies worldwide, today announced a partnership with ORCAS, Inc., a company that applies behavioral research to mobile self management interventions that help people manage their health and change their behavior in meaningful ways. Chestnut Global Partners (CGP) will make MoodHacker, […]

Researchers Review Evidence Supporting the Efficacy of Mobile Mental Health Apps and Find Most Lacking

Excerpted from The Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR), volume 15, issue 11, 2013 The rapid growth in the use of mobile phone applications (apps) provides the opportunity to increase access to evidence-based mental health care.  A comprehensive literature search (2008-2013) was conducted and included trials that examined the effects of mental health apps delivered on […]