Fortis Healthcare, India’s leading Healthcare provider, and wayForward, a digital, mental and emotional health company based in USA, launched an app-based wellness programme in India, at a special event in Delhi today. The programme uses techniques of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy(CBT) and Mindfulness to potentially help millions solve problems caused by stress, anxiety and other emotional or mental health issues in the comfort of their own homes, without the fear of stigma, through its unique “coach in your pocket” concept. The event was also marked by experts who spoke about stress and its impact on individuals and organizations in the present times.
Dr. Samir Parikh, Director, Mental Health and Behavioural Science at Fortis Healthcare said, “Mental and emotional health issues are more common than we imagine and impact almost every family, placing a significant burden on individuals and society. Clinical experience and research data show that stress is ruining relationships and hurting our overall health and wellbeing. I believe this programme would make a positive impact on the wellbeing of individuals, hence benefitting organizations and societies at large.”
wayForward Health Pvt. Ltd. is a technology-based emotional wellness company based out of New York and New Delhi. Its core team comprises researchers, trained psychologists, executive coaches and counsellors led by international experts in the field of mental health. The company provides scientifically-proven programs for managing wide range of mental and emotional health problems, including stress and anxiety.
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Tituraj Kashyap Das
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