How can technology help people with mental health problems?
Online support groups, smartphone apps, computer games, virtual
reality, virtual therapists, robots…there are so many big emerging
ideas about how digital technology can be used for mental
But what’s the best way to use the technology?
The ‘Asking the right questions’ project aims to decide the 10
most pressing questions about digital technology for mental health
and share these with researchers so that future research targets
To make sure they are grounded in the everyday experience of
mental health, these questions will come from people with personal
experience of mental health problems and health and social
Take part in this online survey during Spring 2017 - it will
only take a few minutes.
What will happen after the survey closes?
Researchers will do a cross-checking exercise, then final top
ten questions will be published in December 2017.
You can keep up to date with the project by contacting Lucy
Simons, the project coordinator, on firstname.lastname@example.org.
The project is being run by NIHR MindTech Healthcare Technology
Co-operative in partnership with the James Lind Alliance, and
supported by a wide range of charities and education