Making people appy

Topham, P. (2012) Making people appy. AUCC, March. pp. 10-14. ISSN 2045-4252 Available from:

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This article reflects on the use of mobile phones to support self-help for anxiety. It draws on the experience of developing a prototype phone app for social anxiety in learning situations. Psychological and therapeutic factors are considered in relation to the design and usability of a self-help app. Areas for further reflection and research in developing apps for anxiety are identified.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:This article first appeared in the March 2012 issue of AUCC (Association for University and College Counselling) journal, published by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Uncontrolled Keywords:mobile phone, app, self-help, anxiety, useability, therapeutic, relational
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences > Department of Health and Social Sciences
ID Code:16644
Deposited By: P. Topham
Deposited On:17 Apr 2012 15:37
Last Modified:25 Apr 2018 06:13

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