TQ TeleConnection- October 2018
Top 5 reasons online cognitive behavioral therapies are the future of mental health
While telehealth isn’t a new concept, it’s increasingly becoming a more popular option for delivering behavioral healthcare services.
The advancement of this accessible technology could not have come at a better time. People with behavioral health problems face a growing number of daunting obstacles that prevent them from receiving the effective care they need – from finances to clinician shortages to the mere unwillingness to seek treatment due to stigma. With telehealth, primary care physicians – nearly half of which treat mental health conditions – now have another viable option: online cognitive behavioral therapy, or iCBT.
Becker’s Health IT & CIO Report (10/22/18)