Mental Health Problems and Internet Access: Results From an Australian National Household Survey (Preprint)
Lay San Too, Liana Leach, Peter Butterworth
JMIR Publications Inc.
BACKGROUND Mental health support and interventions are increasingly delivered on the web, and stepped care systems of mental health services are embracing the notion of a digital gateway through which individuals can have access to information, assessment, and services and can be connected with more intensive services if needed. Although concerns have been raised over whether people with mental health problems are disadvantaged in terms of their access to the internet, there is a lack of representative data on this topic. OBJECTIVE This study aimed to examine the relationship..View full abstract