LOADING

Ask a Provider: Behavioral Health Practice Owner Dr. Carrie Singer Weighs in on Digital Landscape

Last week, I sat down with tech-savvy Dr. Carrie Singer, owner of Quince Orchard Psychotherapy based in Rockville, MD. Together we discussed what it's been like to be a mental health provider during the pandemic, what the typical patient journey toward finding the right care is today, how she built a successful therapist network, and where she sees the digital behavioral health industry going.

Dr. Carrie Singer
Dr. Carrie Singer
January 27, 2022

Scaling Digital Therapeutics for an Equitable Future

The demand for digital therapeutics has accelerated as technology has advanced, provider shortages persist, and more consumers are looking for solutions to their mental health concerns amid the pandemic. Digital therapeutics serve as non-drug alternatives to support mental wellbeing and they are also reducing barriers to care for underserved populations. 

Celeste James
Celeste James
January 20, 2022

Decreasing Wait Times And Increasing Access to Quality Care: New Directions Behavioral Health Acquires Tridiuum

GDBHT partner New Directions Behavioral Health has acquired Tridiuum, another GDBHT partner, creating a leading provider of technology-enabled behavioral health services.

Shana Hoffman
Shana Hoffman
January 20, 2022

Why employers are shifting towards family-focused behavioral health benefits

In an attempt to help the entire family and ease the burden on the working parents, employers are increasingly interested in behavioral health benefits that are family-focused.

Naomi Allen
Naomi Allen
January 13, 2022

2022 Predictions: Mental Health and Substance Use Tech

Wow! It has been another year of COVID-19, another year of virtual care. What's in store for mental health and substance use tech and innovation in 2022? Join me as I grill my GDBHT live co-host, David Ricupero, for his thoughts on where behavioral health tech is headed next year!

David Ricupero
David Ricupero
December 30, 2021

Pharmacogenetics: Is It the Path to Smarter, More Personalized Mental Health Care?

We’ve been discussing the migration to precision medicine in several of our blog posts lately. One exciting field that is equipping providers to offer individualized mental healthcare is pharmacogenetics. 

Dr. Daniel VanDorn
Dr. Daniel VanDorn
December 16, 2021

Precision Treatment Models: Leveraging Data to Achieve Better Behavioral Health Outcomes

When it comes to conditions such as depression and anxiety, there is no one-size-fits-all treatment. Each treatment plan must be personalized and rely on data in order to achieve better outcomes. 

Dr. Mimi Winsberg
Dr. Mimi Winsberg
December 9, 2021

Data on Behavioral Health Providers Is Often Inaccurate. Here's What Ribbon Health Is Doing About It.

This week, we have an exciting interview with one company who is making leaps and bounds towards improving provider data accuracy to support patients in getting the exact right care they need.

Shelley Sasson
Shelley Sasson
December 2, 2021

Caregivers, Mental Health & Technology

This Thanksgiving, I want to recognize the caregivers who have stuck by so many of us throughout COVID-19 and so much more this year. The events of these last few years have made a significant impact on caregivers’ mental health, and I’m delighted to showcase two organizations doing important work to support caregivers everywhere.

Tia Newcomer
Tia Newcomer
November 25, 2021

What Does a Virtual Health Company That Includes Everything for Everyone Look Like?

Integrated care has been an ongoing goal in the healthcare industry, but Included Health is raising the standards and integrating care for everyone, everywhere.

Dr. Nikole Benders-Hadi
Dr. Nikole Benders-Hadi
November 18, 2021

How NeuroFlow and Magellan Health are Coming Together to Help with Suicide Prevention

How NeuroFlow and Magellan Health are working together on an initiative to support a health plan for suicide prevention efforts, using technology to proactively identify individuals needing support and getting them access to mental health support.

Dr. Caroline Carney
Dr. Caroline Carney
November 11, 2021

Youth Mental Health: A National Emergency

Last week, three youth health agencies, American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, and the Children’s Hospital Association, declared a state of national emergency in child and adolescent mental health. Several health tech companies and GDBHT partners came together to inspire a call to action. 

Solome Tibebu
Solome Tibebu
November 4, 2021

How one GDBHT partner is fighting vaccine fears

In an effort to debunk the myths and establish a trustworthy source, 120/80 MKTG has started a new campaign, “Just the Facts on Vax: Inoculating Against Disinformation.” I sat down with 120/80 MKTG’s spokesperson and writer and director of the campaign, Jon Reiner, and his team to learn more. 

Jon Reiner
Jon Reiner
October 28, 2021

What is community-driven therapy and why is it important?

Personalized approaches are imperative for conditions like Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) that are so highly stigmatized. The general approach fails to identify the unique symptoms of the individual and their specific needs.

Stephen Smith
Stephen Smith
October 21, 2021

Addressing Racial Health Disparities with BCBSA

Communities of color are disproportionately impacted by many of the nation’s top health conditions, including mental health. Health disparities are a multi-dimensional problem that cannot be solved by one single solution.

Mark Talluto
Mark Talluto
October 14, 2021

Mental Health 2.0 is Coming — What Does it Look Like?

This week, I got a chance to talk to Kristian Ranta, Founder and CEO of Meru Health, about how they are deploying their evidence-based approach to mental healthcare and their recent funding announcement.

Kristian Ranta
Kristian Ranta
October 7, 2021

Black Mental Health: an Exclusive Interview with Yolo Akili Robinson, Executive Director of BEAM, #GDBHT2021 Nonprofit Partner

I was so excited to sit down with their Executive Director, Yolo Akili, to learn more about their incredible work and how they are supporting people of color and LGBTQ+ folks nationwide.

Yolo Akili Robinson
Yolo Akili Robinson
September 30, 2021

Addressing COVID-19's Impact on SUD and Suicidality

I sat down with Dr. Smita Das, MD, PhD, MPH, Psychiatry Medical Director at Lyra Health, to learn about their exciting new expansions to address these growing needs.

Dr. Smita Das
Dr. Smita Das
September 23, 2021

Employers and Suicide Prevention

World Suicide Prevention Day was on September 10. I want to highlight some of the great efforts taking place within our Going Digital: Behavioral Health Tech community to prevent suicide, starting with our friend, colleague and employee benefits guru, John Hansbrough.

John Hansbrough
John Hansbrough
September 16, 2021

Measurement-Based Care in Behavioral Health: What You Need to Know

Eric Meier, President and CEO of Owl, talks about what are some of the latest methods for measuring outcomes in our field, why it’s important, and how an organization implement measurement-based care in behavioral health successfully.

Eric Meier
Eric Meier
September 9, 2021

Headspace Health: Full Spectrum Care from Wellness to Clinical Care

Can a trusted consumer brand reduce stigma and draw more people into the mental health care they need? I had a chance to connect with the Headspace Health leadership team about the merger, read more in the blog.

Russell Glass
Russell Glass
September 2, 2021

Treating The Whole Person, Not Just The Symptom

The integration of physical and behavioral health services is increasingly becoming a priority for health insurance companies, employers and providers. Stephanie Tilenius, Founder & CEO of Vida Health, shares her thoughts.

Stephanie Tilenius
Stephanie Tilenius
August 26, 2021

Going Beyond The Lab—Hopelab Commits to Social Good Ventures 

Hopelab recently announced an external investment initiative—Hopelab Ventures—a commitment to partner with innovators, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders who advance the well-being of BIPOC and LGBTQ+ youth. I caught up with Dr. Danielle Ramo, Ph.D. to learn more.

Dr. Danielle Ramo
Dr. Danielle Ramo
August 19, 2021

How to Build a Diverse Leadership Team at a Mental Health Startup

Representation matters, especially when we’re talking about developing inclusive mental health solutions for all individuals. André Blackman, Founder and CEO of Onboard Health, shares his advice.

André Blackman
André Blackman
August 12, 2021

Youth Mental Health Is Having a Moment!

With increased attention to youth mental health through the pandemic, more resources are pouring into the topic than ever before. Allyson Plosko, Director of Telosity, shared their approach to investing in youth mental health startups.

Allyson Plosko
Allyson Plosko
August 5, 2021

Digital Therapeutics Update: Why should payers and employers pay attention to digital therapeutics for mental health?

There is a lot of activity happening in digital therapeutics right now. I caught up with Dr. Chris Wasden, Head of HappifyDTx, again to learn about their latest announcement.

Dr. Chris Wasden
Dr. Chris Wasden
July 29, 2021

Technology and Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Unfortunately, racial/ethnic, gender, and sexual minorities often suffer from poor mental health outcomes.

Solome Tibebu
Solome Tibebu
July 22, 2021

What is Happening in Collaborative Care?

Collaborative Care has been taking off lately in behavioral health. In fact, many speakers at our conference talked about how they are launching new Collaborative Care initiatives.

Chris Molaro
Chris Molaro
July 15, 2021

Location

Online!

Stay in Touch

GO TO VIDEO LIBRARY