When help is just a touch away

technology-785742_1920Young people commonly experience conditions like depression, anxiety and issues arising from substance abuse. But soon support could be found at the touch of a button.

In collaboration with Melbourne researchers and Orygen, Research Fellow Dr Greg Wadley says the opportunity to access Internet-based therapies is important, as teenagers and people in their early 20s expect the institutions they deal with to have an online presence.

Learn how the new platform, Moderated Online Social Therapy (MOSTware), gives young people the opportunity to access clinical and peer support in the original Pursuit article, When help is just a touch away.

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