Category Archives: Mental Health

FARMER/VETERAN

http://www.ispeech.org Farmer Veteran Documentary on PBS’ Independent Lens, May 29th Our Website Home from three combat tours in Iraq, Alex Sutton forges a new identity as a farmer, hatching chicks and raising goats on 43 acres in rural North Carolina. … Continue reading

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Using Apps for Memory Training | Introducing Memory Strategies

Text to Speech The literature on the effectiveness of memory training in acquired brain injury is mixed, but there is some evidence that training memory strategies in people with mild impairments can improve functional outcomes.  Search the App Store for … Continue reading

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iPad/iPhone Apps to Promote Positive State of Functioning for Children and Youth

Powered by iSpeech Mental Health is more than the absence of mental illness – it refers to a positive state of functioning resulting in feeling good emotionally and functioning well in everyday life. Tune into children’s’ affect (seem happy or … Continue reading

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At Ease: Anxiety | Meditation, Mental Excercises, Journaling

Powered by iSpeech The Meditation Oasis® At Ease app has a unique approach to relieving anxiety and worry by combining voice-guided breathing meditations, mental exercises and journaling. At Ease is intended to make a deep and lasting change rather than … Continue reading

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Elevate | Personal Brain Training App

http://www.ispeech.org Elevate is a brain training app designed to improve focus, speaking skills, processing speed, and more. Each person gets a personalized training program. Source: Elevate – Your personal brain trainer

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recoveryBox Addiction Recovery Toolbox on the App Store

Text to Speech DemoDesigned for addiction recovery and accountability, recoveryBox is a sobriety toolset that facilitates tracking of daily life activities easily breaking them down into your “lights”. Breaking habits requires knowing why we do what we do, when do … Continue reading

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Telepsychiatry Brings Emergency Mental Health Care To Rural Areas

http://www.ispeech.orgNorth Carolina is facing a very big mental health care challenge — 28 counties across the state do not have a single psychiatrist. That’s despite the fact that in recent years, emergency rooms in the state have seen more patients … Continue reading

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ATTC June iTraining: The Case for Health Information Technology in Substance Abuse Treatment on Vimeo

Text to SpeechHealth information technology shows tremendous opportunity to help addiction and behavioral health organizations achieve sustainability by improving outcomes and operational efficiency. This presentation will extend ideas in the recent article “The Case for Health Information Technology in Substance … Continue reading

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