Digital Technology for Suicide Prevention

Jordan M. Braciszewski
2021 Advances in Psychiatry and Behavioral Health  
Twitter: @jmbrockphd (J.M.B.) KEYWORDS mHealth eHealth Technology Suicide Mobile KEY POINTS Digital technologies have immense potential to advance our understanding of and robust response to suicide risk. Key limitations in these approaches have stalled their widespread implementation. While digital approaches as standalone interventions are likely insufficient, and clinicians should be critical curators of available apps, there is strong promise in using technology to augment ongoing clinical
more » ... are. Large, randomized trials, the involvement of those with lived experience, and attention to ethical and legal considerations should assist in advancing digital health care.
doi:10.1016/j.ypsc.2021.05.008 fatcat:5why5lijrjgapepdlufgdn75mm