Published on in Vol 9, No 1 (2022): Jan-Mar

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Coaching to Support Mental Health Apps: Exploratory Narrative Review

Coaching to Support Mental Health Apps: Exploratory Narrative Review

Coaching to Support Mental Health Apps: Exploratory Narrative Review

Authors of this article:

Ashley Meyer1 Author Orcid Image ;   Hannah Wisniewski1 Author Orcid Image ;   John Torous1 Author Orcid Image


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