The Practitioner’s View: Accessibility & Effectiveness of Online Mental Health Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic #59

Title: The Practitioner's View: Accessibility & Effectiveness of Online Mental Health Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Description: The goal of this project is to explore the practitioner's view on accessiblity and effectiveness of mental services during the COVID-19 pandemic. We wlll be assessing various barriers that might have impacted mental health care to be sucessfully delivered during this unusual time. We will be mainly focusing on assessment and interventions provided by mental health professionals for ths project. This will be a survey with a combination of quantitative questions (e.g. indicating what types of assessments through a fixed set of questions) and text boxes where the practitioners will have a chance to express their opinions related to the provision of service.

Specifics:
Study Population:
Participants will be mental health professionals, including psychologists, psychological associates, psychotherapists. They will be recruited through emails sent to organizations that provide memberships, and will be from across Canada.

Participant Obligation:
Participants will be asked complete an online Qualtrics survey. They can complete this on any electronic device, at their own leisure.

Location: Online, Toronto, On

Project lead: Mary Desrocher

Study Dates: May 9, 2022 to June 30, 2022

Study Website: https://yorkufoh.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ctEIFD9Ma1KwBSK