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Mental Health Apps

Mental health issues have long been a concern for employers. However, as the COVID-19 pandemic creates new challenges and changes in employees' work and personal lives, many need even more mental health support.

Connecting employees, when they need help, with trained mental health practitioners and experts is critically important now. "People are dealing with many different problems—loneliness, insomnia, relationship issues, grief caused by the loss of normalcy, freedom and joy," said LuAnn Heinen, vice president with the Business Group on Health in Washington, D.C.

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5 Top Mental Health Apps During Covid-19
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Using Technology To Support Employee Mental Health
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Choosing an App

How to pick a mental health app for your workforce
Spring Health | Oct 2020

How to pick a mental health app for your workforce wellness program
Kaiser Permanente | Jun 2020

Guide Helps Employers Compare Mental Health Apps
A new guide, Digital Tools and Solutions for Mental Health, developed by the Northeast Business Group on Health (NEBGH) and One Mind PsyberGuide, provides HR and benefits leaders with information to navigate through the maze of mental health apps.

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