Psydesk.org is founded at 2015 with the mission to provide to Cognitive Behavioral Therapists innovative tools that facilitate their everyday psychotherapeutic practice and deliver remotely psychotherapeutic sessions with ease.
"A dear colleague who is an acclaimed psychotherapist called me 'the mega-mind' behind the CBTWebHelper. I believe that it is a matter of human virtues such as vision, perseverance, personal sacrifices and dedication in order to build a somewhat better world..."
EABCT, Athens 2020, 3-5 Sept
What is the first free mental health platform CBTWebHelper
CBTWebHelper is a social initiative in the field of the community of Mental Health Services. It is is an interactive platform that facilitates psychotherapis t-client collaboration, helps the Mental Health practitioner in its daily psychotherapeutic practice and promotes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy & Research. It can be used as a supportive web-application in conjuction with any video conference and EMR software.
It offers a structured help to Cognitive Behavioral psychotherapist while it facilitates collaboration with clients, both at the office and remote online sessions. Build your resources library, prepare tailored psychoeducational material, work with Dynamic Dysfunctional Thoughts Diary and get help in identifying important CBT elements in order to develop a case formulation and client's treatment plan. It supports Text Dictation.
Its distinctive feature is that clients' account do not contain Personally Identifiable Information such as name, address, phone number, birthdate, mother's maiden name etc. It is stored in a kind of anonymous manner and encrypted.
Psydesk.org is looking for co-founders and collaborators to translate CBTWebHelper and promote Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in more countries. Ideally, we are expecting the expenses (server expenses and roll-out new features) to be 95% covered from donations and sponsorships of the community of Mental Health professionals and related educational services.
Keep notes that they consider important for the successful outcome of treatment
Create Dysfunctional Thought Diaries based on the course of treatment by adding/removing columns and changing their raw order. This feature is very useful, as client's DTD constantly evolves according to the course of therapy
Create psycho-educational material which may include the use of internet resources
Deliver psychometric tests and reliably pinpoint the effects of their interventions
Deliver a Mini Mental State Examination and a Current Psychosocial Functioning Interview - Reliably keep track of client's progress in therapy
Develop a Patient's Case Formulation and Treatment Plans
Schedule psychotherapeutic sessions and be notified for their daily Sessions through SMS
Create promotional material for their office using in-app Google Maps
A video chat service (talky.io) provided by &yet, a small, independent software and design team based in Richland, WA. Audio and video data are encrypted between the two communicating computers, so that your conversations can’t be unscrambled.
Anonymus Web Users
Do any test you want, read the report and if you think you need some help, select "Send request"...
Select a therapist from the map on your area, paste your unique code number and a few words about the issue that concerns you.
Soon you will receive a first tip , at no cost. See the answer-advise, by selecting "Check response" after 1-3 days!
Login to the system at any time of the day and update their own Thought Diary
Watch and study the psycho-educational material assigned to them by the therapist
Keep therapy notes, creates printable flash cards and fill in questionnaires
Create their own activity logs in collaboration with their therapist
Enrich parts of their personal history with events and memories that are emerging in the course of psychotherapy, in order to shed more light on the root of the current psychological difficulties.
A nickname and a password are given to each client by the therapist, so to be able to log-in to the CBTWebHelper and do the work assigned by their therapist.
Only the therapist can make changes to clients’ log-in information. Therefore, no clients’ Personally Identifiable Information are stored in the cloud while any other data are stored encrypted
CBTWebHelper provides access to a free video chat service, so you can offer remote psychotherapeutic sessions while having access at the same time to the full features of CBTWebHelper (keeping notes, administrating psychometric tests etc).
If you need more information about partnership with us:
+30 213 0 995046
Leof. Alexandras 192