The development of the CALM Bipolar App through Participatory Design Methodology in Early Onset Bipolar Disorder (15-25 years).
Young people and their families worked collaboratively with NHS professionals and a small to medium enterprise to develop an App for mood monitoring in young people with Bipolar Disorder.
Key Features of the current App:
Live logging of mood … using colour scale
Longitudinal mood monitoring
Young people & families’ vision for the future:
App personalisation ... profile
Therapeutic activity ... mindfulness, doodle pads
Dashboard for service access linked to electronic health records
Buddy app … for parents/partners with GPS location
If you would like to see the App please click here (link to CALMflyer).
If you are interested in the feedback from young people who have used the App please click here (link to poster)
For more information about this project and how to get involved please email the team at email@example.com