Tracking Depression Symptoms with a Health Chatbot

Tracking Depression Symptoms With a Health Chatbot

The goal of this research is to bridge a significant "effectiveness" gap in the treatment of depression. The investigators have developed a chatbot which will assist in performing measurement-based care (MBC) via Facebook Messenger. Participants will be randomized to either Usual Care or Usual Care with additional Chatbot Care.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Device - Chatbot Intervention

a chatbot will be used to monitor depression severity

Automated Symptom Tracking for Measurement-Based Care of Depression