Company Updates

Dealing with mental health issues after COVID-19

After the COVID-19 pandemic, mental health concerns have raised worldwide. Anxiety, depression, suicide, and domestic violence concerns are the main emotions and topics that people report to Tess every day when she asks: How are you doing today? 

Company Updates

X2 collaborates with Balance from Johns Hopkins

The Johns Hopkins Balance program uses Tess - learn more about how they implemented it.

Research

Ethical Artificial Intelligence for Digital Health Organizations

This report id on the methods undertaken by X2 to develop an ethical code for organizations delivering emotional artificial intelligence (AI) services.

Research

On-Demand Support to Patients and Their Caregivers Through Tess

This technical report highlights how one mental health chatbot, or psychological artificial intelligence service named Tess, has been customized to deliver on-demand support for caregiving professionals, patients, and family caregivers at a non-profit organization.

Research

Feasibility of pediatric obesity and pre-diabetes treatment support through Tess, the AI behavioral coaching chatbot

As a partner to clinicians, Tess can continue the therapeutic interaction outside office hours while maintaining patient satisfaction. Due to Tess‘s capacity for continuous learning, future iterations may have additional features to increase the user experience

Research

Mental Health Care and AI As Solution

This is a paper review of the World Health Organization (WHO) on the mental health system and presents AI as an affordable. on-demand solution to the communities.

Research

Innovations in Consumer-Driven Care

Healthcare providers are encouraged to explore the benefits and drawbacks of digital solutions for mental health, and consider the new skills, ethical implications and research opportunities that are needed when supporting patients who use these digital tools.

Research

Expanding Access to Depression Treatment in Kenya

Expanding Access to Depression Treatment in Kenya Through Automated Psychological Support: Protocol for a Single-Case Experimental Design Pilot Study

Research

Reducing Depression and Anxiety in Argentine University Students through AI

This study includes a randomized controlled trial that examined the use of Tess, the chatbot, vs. a self service psychoeducation intervention delivered in Argentina.

Research

Duke University Postpartum Depression support

Study on a perinatal depression intervention including a customized version of Tess to support pregnant women and new mothers in Kenya.

Research

Relieving Symptoms of Depression & Anxiety with AI (Tess)

Using Psychological Artificial Intelligence (Tess) to Relieve Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety: Randomized Controlled Trial

Self-help

Why You Might Have Mood Swings

Where do mood swings come from and what kinds of things can you do to cope with them?

Research

Ethical AI for Digital Health Organizations

This technical report describes the methods undertaken by a US-based Digital Health company (X2AI or X2 for short) to develop an ethical code for startup environments and other organizations delivering emotional Artificial Intelligence (AI) services, especially for mental health support.

Self-help

Chatting with strangers?

Most people think a simple chat with a stranger will be awkward and not very good for well-being.

Self-help

Irrational Fears

Almost everyone has an irrational fear or two. For example, spiders or an annual dental checkup. But when fears become so severe that they cause tremendous anxiety and interfere with your normal life, they’re called phobias.