mental health

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 How Wellness Platforms Shleep And Spring Health Are Helping Offices Institute Mental Health Support

As corporations increasingly recognize the importance of supporting their employees' mental health and wellbeing, brands are offering services like sleep coaching and virtual wellness portals specifically for businesses to implement in the workplace

Retail How Brands Are Democratizing Consumer Access To Mental Health Support

As consumer interest in looking after their mental health increases, brands are expanding their resource options, providing on-demand convenience in the form of virtual counseling and CBT-versed chatbots

Food & Beverage Pop-Up Bakery Offers Customers Mental Health Support

Lidl Ireland and the National Centre for Youth Mental Health are teaming up with an awareness-raising baked goods drive to provide mental health support for the community while collecting funds for the foundation in the process

Shopper Education & Assistance Coffee Shop Offers Customers Hot Drinks And Mental Health Counseling

Sip of Hope offers coffee, tea and a friendly staff trained in Mental Health First Aid, providing the local community with support and resources in a relaxing environment

Advertising Shazam's Cyberbullying Campaign Gives Victims A Voice

The song-identifying app detects an inaudible sound, then encourages teens to speak up about being bullied online

Wellness Instagram Addresses Users' Mental Health By Forming A Wellbeing Team

The social media platform is responding to a study on its negative repercussions with an initiative to make the community safer

Wellness This Interactive AI Bonsai Plant Provides Emotional Support

BonsAI is an artificially intelligent plant from Japanese tech company TDK that functions as friend, pet and greenery all at once

Design This Vending Machine Dispenses 'Food' For Emotional Intelligence

An art installation in Sydney dispenses snack-size activity packets to promote mental and emotional wellbeing

Health Your Next Therapist Might Be Powered By AI

Researchers at UCLA and USC have created TEVI, an advanced conversational AI for subjective thoughts

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

Design Mind Kit Helps People Understand Their Emotional Distress

Mindnosis sets out to improve a person's experience of mental health assessment services with design

Design Emotional First Aid Kit Helps People Through Stressful Situations

Graduate designer Rui Sun created an emotional first aid kit made up of five different items to teach others about physically treating mental pain