Wouter van Ballegooijen

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I work at the section Clinical Psychology of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, and also at the Department of Psychiatry of Amsterdam UMC.


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Mental health apps for people in crisis: helpful or harmful?


Wouter van Ballegooijen summarises a review of the ‘best apps’ for mental health, which finds very little support for people experiencing a mental health crisis.

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Digital interventions for suicidal thinking: a tale of two reviews


In his debut blog, Wouter van Ballegooijen summarises two recent systematic reviews on digital interventions for suicidal thinking, which include more or less the same research, but come to quite different conclusions.

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