Individual prevention of mental problems by combining AI & mental help

Library of Challenges

Short description: Due to the prevalence of psychic problems and the pandemic, a lot of students drop out their studies which makes it necessary to enable mental health solutions specifically tailored to their needs. For a large scale solution, this has to be anonymous and individualized, as the topic is stigmatized.

Market potential: In Germany, 50 % of all students want to make use of mental help resulting in a market volume of 52 mio. €. As E-mental-health app, other markets are applicable, e.g. young professionals or in B2B.

Timing: The solution is necessary as soon as possible with potential first trials starting at the end of this semester (June 22) to improve the mental health of students before ending this semester.

Desired result: The desired outcome is a mobile app providing a holistic approach to enable easy access to fully-individualized and anonymous mental help. The solution shall be scalable & address problems located below therapy level while enabling suitable help, expert-chats and mediating potential clinical cases.

Information on challenge owner: University of Applied Sciences.

Keywords: Artificial Intelligence; Other medical/health related; Applications for Health; Computer Software; Visualisation, Virtual Reality

type of
Software solution,
Industry Sector
Health Tech
For Who
Public body, institution or other non-profit organisation
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