A number of choices exist for video conferencing/calling technology. MindTech has been working with the NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) East Midlands to advise on selection criteria for a system to support two trials, on therapeutic interventions for self-harm and health anxiety.

More information on these and other CLAHRC EM projects:

http://www.clahrc-em.nihr.ac.uk/clahrc-em-nihr/research/enhancing-mental-health/index.aspx

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We have also advised NHS England on video called. We spoke about this work at the Annual Child & Adolescent Psychiatry meeting which took place Cardiff in September 2014.

Michael P. Craven, Technology selection for remote therapy – multiple criteria, multiple stakeholders, Symposium 6 - Telemedicine, Royal College of Psychiatrists Faculty of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Conference 2014, Cardiff, 17th-19th September 2014. [oral presentation, slides]