Mental health affects one in five people every year. Digital health can improve access to care for some of the most vulnerable populations, including those experiencing mental health issues.
e-Mental Health refers to mental health services and information delivered or enhanced through the Internet and related technologies, such as apps, videoconferencing and text.
Examples of digital health solutions used for mental health services include:
Canadians say e-mental health services are very important, according to a recent survey, Canadian Digital Health Survey: What Canadians Think.