Lee RA, Jung ME
JMIR Ment Health. 2018 Jan 23;5(1):e2. doi: 10.2196/mental.8324.
Current university support services are limited by factors such as available staff and finances, and social stigma has frequently been identified as an additional barrier that prevents students from accessing these resources. Mobile health (mHealth) apps are one form of alternative health support that is discrete and accessible to students, and although they are recognized as a promising alternative, there is limited research demonstrating their efficacy.