Social Work Apps
Mobile, Web-Based, or Computer Apps that can be used by social workers and other mental health, human services, and social care professionals, or that can be used by their clients. Caveats: We haven't tried most of these, so we can't say for sure what their value might be, and very little research has been done on the effectiveness of most of the apps out there. Maintained by @Dorlee M, as well as me (@njsmyth)
Trouble adjusting to home life? mental health assessments on After Deployment website and its companion app, LifeArmor [good military source for mental health]
Social Work, Companion App, Therapy Tools, Troubled Adjustable, Work App, Mental Health, Deployment Website, Health Assessment, Military Sources
GreyMatters App Aims To Help People Connect With Loved Ones Suffering From Dementia
Caregiver Life, Caregiver Alzheimer, Help Caregiver, Caregiver Management, Mothers Alzheimer
Join A Support Group Talking with other people who face the same daily challenges can help caregivers manage stress. Specific types of support groups can vary on a community-by-community basis; check out this Caregiver.com guide to find the right program for you.
Self-help for Anxiety Management by University of the West of England
Self Help, Sam App, Management Anxiety, App Stores, Learning, Dr. Who, Friends App, People, Anxiety Management
SAM - Application that helps to manage anxiety and rumination....
a friendly app that offers a range of self-help methods for people who are serious about learning to manage their anxiety | SAM app
Internet Site, Website, Combat Depression, Mobiles App, Depression Online, Treats Depression, Depression Mentalhealth, Friends App, Unipolar Depression
Combating depression online with Deprexis
Aspire News < free news app that provides DV assistance
Free News, Social Work, News App, Aspir News, Entertainment News, Crisis Connection, Domestic Violence, Single Mothers, Free Application
Aspire News is a free application which contains summaries of top stories in world, sports, and entertainment news, and the Help Section of the application contains resources for victims of domestic violence.
Settle Your Glitter by Momentous Institute < free app guides students through a deep breathing exercise that helps allow them to regain control of their emotions and shift their focus back to learning [also avail for Samsung]
Breathing Bubbles by Momentous Institute < free app helps students reflect on their good feelings and release their worries in an effort to improve their mood and emotional well-being [also avail for Samsung tablets]
Help Student, Student Reflection
Am I Hungry?® Virtual Coach by Am I Hungry? $2.99 ® Mindful Eating Programs and Training < how to identify signals of hunger and fullness, recognize “head hunger, ”ask yourself a series of questions for deciding what to eat * & tune-in to the multisensory experience of eating.
TF-CBT: Triangle of Life < free evidence based cognitive processing app/game for use with kids (anxiety, improving thought processes etc. developed by Carnegie Mellon University) avail on Apple and Google+
Kids Stuff, Tfcbt, Kids Anxiety
Mindfulness Coach by US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) < aims to teach mindfulness skills, to help military members learn to reduce tension and improve coping skills
NowMattersNow < educational site that teaches DBT skills (distress tolerance and distraction) #suicideprevention
Skills Stress Relief, Social Work, Skills Distressed, Dbt Skills, Fun Work, Distressed Tolerant, Education Site, Coping Skills Stress, Happy Life
DONAFY < allows citizens to easily locate, notify and donate to nearby nonprofit organizations that service people in need of housing, food, medical care, mental health, job assistance and LGBT services [limited to PA for now]
Nonprofit Organizations, Allowance Citizen, Easili Locations, Nearbi Nonprofit, Mental Health, Lgbt Service, Medical Care, Job Assistant, Service Limited
Eat, Chew, Rest < free app to encourage mindful eating! It includes visual prompts that tell you when to chew and when to savour the flavor; Learn to appreciate, savor, and reflect
Mobile Apps, Infobarrel Btw, Mobiles App, Healthy Eating, Health Mobiles, Free Health, Phones App, Health Phones, Health App
IMAlive :: An Online Crisis Network < 100% of its volunteers trained and certified in crisis intervention
About You, Online Crisis, Ipod, Living Room, Online Chat, Internet, Messages, You Never Know
Another message hotline. (imalive.org)
ImAlive.org --i wish more people knew about this site. if you're struggling with depression or thinking of suicide please know that there are people that care about you and are there to help. most of all, you are loved by God. He has a purpose for your life.
IMAlive :: An Online Crisis Network IMAlive is a free, confidential and secure online chat service that provides live help to people in crisis. If you are in crisis or considering suicide, please click the Chat Now button to talk with a volunteer. People need to know about this. It seriously saves lives.
Social Work Field Guide is a community-driven resource app for social workers < contains over 50 pre-loaded nationally available services, therapeutic exercises, how-to's, and more. You can add your own resources and submit them to be included in future updates
Work App, Resources App
App Links Sex Assault Survivors To Help < centralizes 55 different services available to victims of sexual assault and highlights the phone number to call to access them...
Assault Colleges, College Students, Phones Numbers, Colleges Student, App Link, App Help, Sexual Assault, Help Sexual, Uask App
The UASK app helps sexually assaulted college students in D.C. access a range of services, from rides to the hospital to phone numbers for counselors. The information is personalized to their school. Another version of the app, ASK, provides the same resources to non-students.
domesticshelters.org < makes finding the right shelter and information about domestic violence easier. [website and mobile resource with searchable data]
Social Work, Therapy Tools, Domesticshelt Org, Therapeut Tools, Mobiles Resources, Searchabl Data, Violence Easier, Domestic Violence, Domesticshelters Org
Acts of Kindness < over 300 suggestions including acts of kindness, charitable donations and more; company behind this good doing app pledges to donate 25% of all ad revenue directly to Goodwill...