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KCBS (San Francisco) Radio - Smart Phone Apps

Stanford Medical Center psychiatrist Dr. David Spiegel speaks about using smart phones as a clever use of modern technology to recognize and address symptoms of PTSD.

KOMO (Seattle) Radio - Mobile App Tools

Larry Rice interviews Dr. Greg Gahm on Newsline PM about using mobile applications to get psychological tools in the hands of our service members and families when they need them.

Health Check via Mobile Videoconferencing

In 2007 and 2008 troops deployed to the Iraq “Surge” began returning home from deployments lasting as long as 15 months. Several staff members at the National Center for Telehealth and Technology (T2) were part of those extended tours and like many others wanted to spend their first days at home with their families, and most of all, out of uniform. Also like most others, they groaned at the announcement of another mandatory briefing or medical appointment, especially ones that either delayed a return home or were scheduled at times that interrupted the readjustment to home life.

JAMA Article on PTSD Coach

Support for veterans and other patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be as close as a mobile device, thanks to a new app created by the Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Center for PTSD and the Department of Defense’s National Center for Telehealth and Technology.

Mobile-phone apps aid in PTSD, brain injuries

The proliferation of new-age technology has made our lives easier in a wide variety of ways, some of which we never envisioned until "there was an app for that."

Now mobile-phone "apps," or applications, have gone far beyond mere conveniences to genuinely helping heal the wounds of war.


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