MENTAL HEALTH FIELD BRIMMING WITH
NEW ADVANCEMENTS AND TECHNOLOGY
By Erinn Hutkin Special to U-T San Diego5:08 a.m.July 29, 2014
Like most areas of health care, mental health has experienced its share
of advances and changes over the years thanks to technology, medical
research, new health care laws and the advent of new medications.
From the introduction of Prozac in the late ’80s to the passage of
health care reform that eliminates mental health as a pre-existing
condition to the release of apps that can help people manage their
condition, the field has come a long way over time.
Here’s a look at some of what’s new in mental health.(mind the pop ups!) read more