Michelle is currently completing the Mental Health Sciences Research MSC at UCL and her core training in psychiatry at Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust. She worked as a research assistant under the supervision of Professor Sonia Johnson on a study of a self-management smartphone app for psychosis and continues to pursue research in digital psychiatry. Once a student of philosophy, her research interests also include where philosophy of mind and ethics meet conceptual ideas of mental illness.
Michelle Eskinazi and Clara Belessiotis write their debut elf blog on a recent meta-analysis of smartphone‐based mental health interventions for depression, which concludes that there is a possibly promising role for apps in the prevention and treatment of sub-clinical, mild and moderate depressive symptoms.[read the full story...]