The EPA Telepsychiatry Toolkit is now available!

The EPA Telepsychiatry Toolkit is now available!

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Along the past decades, digital psychiatry has gained a constantly growing momentum and scientific evidence on feasibility, efficacy and cost-effectiveness of telepsychiatry is currently well established. Due to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, telemental health care has been widely adopted worldwide, as a rapid response to governmental decisions to comply with preventive measures and the need to ensure mental health care at a distance for psychiatric patients. 

However, in time of crisis, telepsychiatry has been set up mostly with rapid implementation approaches, sometimes without a proper training and often with access inequities. 

This project aims to provide mental health professionals with the basic standards of telemental health care.

The up-to-date scientific literature and practical hints provided
 will give you an overview of the components of high quality telemental health care services in different settings.