Woebot app

New Facebook Messenger chatbot launches to improve mental health

Woebot is dubbed an accessible, personalized, and affordable treatment option for the millions of people suffering from mood-based mental illness.
BiAffect app

Mobile app that tracks bipolar manic and depressive episodes wins award

BiAffect can monitor mobile device usage, including keyboard typing speed, to predict manic and depressive episodes in people with bipolar disorder.
Sunrise Health app

Sunrise launches its AI-powered group chat app to tackle mental health issues

The startup's app, now in beta, is available for free to patients, and is licensed as software-as-a-service to healthcare providers
Monsenso mHealth solution

Monsenso, Gen Re team-up to bring mHealth solution to insurance

Monsenso's solution provides practical care to people with behavioural disorders, and can improve the prevention and management of disability claims.
Telus thinkFull

Canada’s Telus donates its youth-focused mental health app to the CMHA

thinkFull is a stress management app aimed at improving the mental health of young adults by helping them monitor and develop coping strategies to manage stress levels.
AbleTo digital tools

AbleTo unveils a self-assessment tool to identify mental health issues

The AbleTo Screener is a 22-question, clinically-validated tool designed to identify signs of the most common mental health conditions.
iExhale

iExhale get $1.86 million in seed funding

The company will use the funds to build and enhance its offerings, and expand its mental health platform across the nation.
Humana Bold Goal

Humana, Quartet team-up to improve mental health care in New Orleans

Quartet's platform allows primary care physicians to initiate their patients into a proven collaborative behavioral program.
Facebook suicide prevention tools

Facebook’s unveils AI-powered suicide prevention tools

The new tools rely on artificial intelligence to recognize patterns based on posts that have previously been associated with suicide.
Whil app

Virgin Pulse adds Whil’s mindfulness training programs

Whil's content will be integrated into Virgin Pulse's wellbeing platform, providing members with access to more than 200 programs and 1,250 digital sessions.