The Smart Health Project released various mental health apps, including apps for depression and anxiety. This category is our most popular theme in terms of uptake and number of downloads. Approximately 30,000 users around the world have downloaded the apps and participated in our mental health research projects. Below a list of publications and ongoing projects related to this theme:
1-BinDhim, N. F., Shaman, A. M., Trevena, L., Basyouni, M. H., Pont, L. G., & Alhawassi, T. M. (2014). Depression screening via a smartphone app: cross-country user characteristics and feasibility. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, amiajnl-2014.
2-BinDhim, N. F., Shaman, A. M., & Alhawassi, T. M. (2013). Confirming the one-item question Likert Scale to measure anxiety. Internet J Epidemiol, 11.
3- AlQahtani A, BinDhim N.F.iPHONE APPLICATION FOR DEPRESSION SCREENING ACCOUNTING FOR MENTAL AND PHYSICAL COMORBIDITIES: A CROSS-COUNTRY COMPARISON SINGAPORE AND NEW ZEALAND.International Psychological Applications Conference and Trends. 2014 (Conference proceeding paper)
1- Smoking and risk of depression in Asthma patients. (principal investigators: Basyouni, M.H. & BinDhim, N. F.)
2- Employment status and mental health in Gulf region. (principal investigators: Basyouni, M.H. & BinDhim, N. F.)