From the Digital Couch – Online Therapy for Addiction Recovery

THE FIX (04/17) – Along with Talkspace, BetterHelp and other online therapy providers are growing in popularity, with each service boasting thousands of subscribers. The services offer unlimited text-based messaging through their online/app-based platform. Users have an open “room” with a trained mental health practitioner who responds to messages regularly. Video, audio and live chat sessions are available for additional costs. All providers on both services are vetted licensed mental health practitioners. Individual therapy can be crucial for many people in recovery, especially following intensive care. So how useful are these modern day therapy tools for addiction support and aftercare? Read more

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