Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Video conferencing for Mental Health
Here's Video conferencing being used for Mental Health. As many of us know, obtaining mental health services can be a challenge, especially for people in remote areas. There is a tremendous need for mental health services among the veteran population, especially those returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Veterans sometime forgo mental health services due to lack of availability of these services. Telemedicine has made it possible for these veterans to obtain this crucial services in a convenient manner. As a result, veterans who did not seek help earlier, are now getting care.