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Now Available: Digital Therapeutics in Behavioral Health (SAMHSA Advisory)

Publication Date: Aug 01, 2023

Recently released SAMHSA Advisory: Digital Therapeutics for Management and Treatment in Behavioral Health. Over the last few years, we've seen rapid changes in digital health, including the widespread use of electronic medical records, mobile applications, wearable devices, and the expansion of telehealth.  Digital Therapeutics (DTx), or health software intended to treat a disorder or condition by delivering a medical intervention with a positive therapeutic impact, is another example of using technology to facilitate care. This SAMHSA Advisory introduces readers to digital therapeutics (DTx) as well as the benefits and considerations for their use in behavioral health settings. It describes the research, regulatory, and reimbursement implications for DTx. To learn more about this resource, please click here or visit the SAMHSA store.