Abnormal psychology

Brand Activation & Immersion Former Uber Exec Launches Mental Health App To Make Therapy More Accessible

Inspired by his experience working in a stressful environment, a former Uber executive created an app called Basis that helps provide support to those in environments where help may be lacking or stigmatized

Health Alzheimer's Center Creates 1950's-Themed Town To Improve Patient Cognition

The Glenner Town Square provides Alzheimer's patients with an alternative experiential treatment, helping jog their memory by recreating a town from their youth and offering activities like puzzles and animal therapy

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Instagrammable Museum Will Focus On Sensory Wellness Experience

The Oddly Satisfying Spa plans to offer guests a unique immersive and escapist experience.

Retail Pop-Up Shop Sends A Message About Unhealthy Relationships

The One Love Foundation set up a pop-up shop with Valentine's gifts that showed what unhealthy love can look like

Design Substitute Phone Helps People Overcome Device Addictions

A designer hopes to get people off their phones with a new product

Advertising VR Is Helping People With Alzheimer's Revive Memories

The first Wayback VR film of a planned series immerses patients in Queen Elizabeth's 1953 coronation

Packaging & Product Engagement FDA Approves Smart Pills That Digitally Track When Patients Take Their Meds

Abilify MyCite contains a tiny sensor to record the time of ingestion

Work Female Professionals Can Network In This Women-Only Space In SoHo

A new SoHo space is The Wing‘s first expansion since launching in New York last year

Children This Startup Wants To Bridge Gaps In Developmental Diagnoses

PSFK had a chance to talk to Dr. Sharief Taraman and Brent Vaughan from Cognoa about how technology may help with early detection

Technology Google Created A Test For Mental Health

The new program can be accessed by those Googling the disorder

Design An Algorithm Can Detect Depression By Looking At Your Instagram Posts

Researchers used machine learning to scan Instagram posts for mental health indicators, including color analysis and facial detection

Advertising Online Sleep Center Launches Their First Offline Product - A Calming Sleep Mist

Calm.com's Sleep Mist spray contains a special blend of essential oils

Health This Service Can Tell If You're Depressed Just By Tracking Your Typing

The BiAffect app identifies manic and depressive behaviors

Wellness Stanford-Developed Chatbot Targets Depression And Anxiety

The endearing bot administers psychologist-approved therapy techniques via Facebook Messenger