ideas, innovations and apps for social work in the age of smartphones and social media 

Researchers demonstrate iPhone camera can screen for atrial fibrillation

Maybe not a social workers everyday business but a good example of smartphone use in health care by Rohit Keswani, MD, iMedicalApps According to the Worcester Telegram, researchers at Worcester … Continue reading

July 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Do You Suffer From Social Media FOMO? [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Sam Laird, Do you know FOMO? That’s not some fancy latte — it’s Fear Of Missing Out, and something that’s become a recognized thing by many social media … Continue reading

June 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Doctor creates iPhone app to treat OCD – Mass High Tech Business News

Dr. Kristen Mulcahy, director at the Cognitive Behavioral Institute in Falmouth, has created an application to treat obsessive compulsive disorder. Trained at the Behavioral Institute in New York, Mulcahy has … Continue reading

June 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

What Siri Says About Improving Your Relationship | World of Psychology

When I upgraded to an iPhone 4s I had no idea what to expect from Siri, or how she would actually help manage my busy life. Over the past couple … Continue reading

June 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

How Blind People Use The iPhone 4S – Accessibility, Twitter, You Tube, Siri – YouTube

How Blind People Use The iPhone 4S – Accessibility, Twitter, You Tube, Siri – YouTube.

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment
Lutz Siemer

Lutz Siemer

Education, Research & Development in Social Work & IT After working as an alternative practitioner and psychotherapist in private practice for nearly ten years I stepped over to higher education in 2005. At Saxion University of Applied Sciences I lecture and do research and development in the area of Social Work, Psychology and IT. Currently I'm focussing on merging mobile technology and social work.

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