Link: http://theweek.com/articles/617206/how-american-psychiatric-association-wants-transform-mental-health-care

By Julie Kliegman
April 25, 2016

 

As Technology advances, accessing mental health care is getting easier. Apps, for example, can help with everything from anxiety to providing support from bullying to managing symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. But innovators in psychiatry say they want to see much more creative problem solving in their field. It's an area with the potential to help large numbers of people; one in five adults experiences diagnosable mental illness each year.