Daily mood ratings via text message as a proxy for clinic based depression assessment.

Publication Date: 
Mar 06, 2015

BACKGROUND: Mobile and automated technologies are increasingly becoming integrated into mental health care and assessment.

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Testing an mHealth momentary assessment Routine Outcome Monitoring application: a focus on restoration of daily life positive mood states.

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Dec 17, 2014

BACKGROUND: Routine Outcome Monitoring (ROM) is used as a means to enrich the process of treatment with feedback on patient outcomes, facilitating patient involvement and shared decision making.

Augmenting psychoeducation with a mobile intervention for bipolar disorder: a randomized controlled trial.

Publication Date: 
Feb 24, 2015

BACKGROUND: Psychosocial interventions for bipolar disorder are frequently unavailable and resource intensive. Mobile technology may improve access to evidence-based interventions and may increase their efficacy.

The everyday emotional experience of adults with major depressive disorder: Examining emotional instability, inertia, and reactivity.

Publication Date: 
Nov 27, 2012

Investigators have begun to examine the temporal dynamics of affect in individuals diagnosed with major depressive disorder (MDD), focusing on instability, inertia, and reactivity of emotion.

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Ecological momentary assessment of the effects of craving and affect on risk for relapse during substance abuse treatment.

Publication Date: 
Jun 24, 2014

The primary goals of this study were to use ecological momentary assessment (EMA) to examine the extent to which proximal factors (cravings and affect) were temporally associated with relapse, and to assess the role of distal factors (e.g., coping styles) in moderating these associations.