Developed by CBT Associates, BEACON™ is a digital therapy solution designed to help you improve your mental health and resilience if you are experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, or negative thoughts and feelings. BEACON provides therapy that works, in a way that is affordable and easy to access.
To explore BEACON, visit www.mindbeacon.com
Provides Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). CBT is a proven psychotherapy approach that helps you learn skills to manage thoughts and feelings.
No appointments. Digital therapy using your computer or mobile app means you complete your sessions from anywhere you’re comfortable, in your own time.
Guided by a real therapist. Through regular messaging, your dedicated therapist will guide you through a care plan personalized to your needs and your progress.
Private and secure. Your interactions with BEACON are secured to the highest standards of data protection.
In our CBT Associates clinics, many of our therapists will use BEACON as a part of your care to help you make the most of your in-person therapy time. With BEACON, you will have access to educational modules, homework and outcome measures. Your therapist can view your homework and outcome measures prior to in-person sessions so that your sessions are more efficient and targeted.
As an enhancement to in-person treatment, there is no additional cost to using BEACON.
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