Mental Health Crisis: New Technological Solutions

Mar 13, 2017

5:00pm – 6:00pm CT

1 in 4 suffer from a diagnosable and treatable mental illness. $5B is spent annually on mental health treatment. How does technology innovate and impact mental health care? In a visionary panel, four company founders & CEOs (#mentalhealthtechies) share the next wave of mental health care with you. They will discuss how technology is not only increasing access and quality of mental health treatment, but also how technology is decreasing the stigma often associated with mental health and providing outlets and connections to establish community wellness. Join in a lively discussion about the state of mental health, and how technology can be used in this industry to save money - & save lives.

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Lauren Carson

Black Girls Smile Inc

Michael Hirschman


Igor Holas


Holly Claire Werstein

Journal To Save Your Life

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