Theme issue on e-mental health: a growing field in internet research

J Med Internet Res. 2010 Dec 19;12(5):e74. doi: 10.2196/jmir.1713.


This theme issue on e-mental health presents 16 articles from leading researchers working on systems and theories related to supporting and improving mental health conditions and mental health care using information and communication technologies. In this editorial, we present the background of this theme issue, and highlight the content of this issue.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Computer User Training
  • Humans
  • Internet / organization & administration*
  • Mental Disorders / therapy*
  • Mental Health Services / organization & administration*
  • Remote Consultation / organization & administration*
  • Research Design
  • Therapy, Computer-Assisted / organization & administration*