Mental Health Implications of an Aging Population
14-20% have 1+ mental health condition(s) (Institute of Medicine, 2012).
In 2020, as many as 11.2 million older adults will have a mental health condition.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates and Projections
Mental Health Technology & Innovation Hub
The Stanford Mental Health Technology and Innovation Hub is a Special Initiative of the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Laura Roberts. Dr. Gould is a member of the hub and brings her unique perspective on adapting and developing technology for older users to the group.