BURLINGAME, California., June 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Lyra Health, the leading provider of comprehensive mental health care benefits to employers, today announced new solutions to support companies with employees worldwide. New offers for international preventive care and mental health training expand into recently announced Lyra partnership with ICAS to provide care for people in more than 180 countries with support from more than 85,000 mental health providers.
Mental health is one of the defining problems of our time. E World Health Organization Assessments that loss of productivity due to depression and anxiety costs the global economy $ 1 trillion each year Lyra Health was founded to redefine access to mental health care and currently supports more than 2.2 million members worldwide.
Lyra’s Global Digital Health Platform
Central to Lyra’s international offerings is a new global digital mental health platform that will provide members worldwide with a place to access all of Lyra’s care options and services, such as preventative care, exercise of mental health, therapy and medication. Lyra plans to make the unified platform available in 2022.
Lyra Essentials: International Preventive Care
Lyra Essentials is a comprehensive portfolio of curated mental health prevention resources to support members worldwide. Essentials will provide evidence-based welfare tools, videos, and tactics that cover a wide range of mental health topics, such as parenting, stress, sleep, overcoming obstacles, relationship issues, and thriving at work. Essential will also include new meditation exercises that support daily well-being. New content will be created and adapted based on Lyra members usage data as well as feedback from members and employers. Lyra Essentials will be accessible through Lyra’s global digital platform and mobile app starting in 2022.
International Mental Health Training
Lyra Mental Health Training is a evidence-based cognitive behavior approach that pairs one-on-one training sessions with online tools and exercises to provide fast and effective care for people with mild to moderate issues. of mental health. Lyra members connect with care through a single platform for a simple, confidential online rating and then compare themselves to the providers that best meet their individual needs. Members can switch between video and live messaging sessions throughout their care and receive personalized video tutorials and activities from their trainer between sessions. Building on the company’s relationship with ICAS, which provides members with access to mental health care providers in 180 countries, Lyra will begin expanding mental health training to international members in 2022.
According to a study published in 2020, The Cognitive Behavior Training Program has proven effective. Almost 85% of participants in Lyra exercise experienced improvement in well-being, and close to 80% saw an improvement in perceived stress levels.
“Effective mental health solutions must be comprehensive and include preventive care, as well as support for more serious and urgent issues. Effective care must also be culturally responsive, which requires approaches that are evidence-based and hyperlocal. , addressing the unique needs of the people where they live, “said Dr. Connie Chen, Chief Operating Officer at Lyra Health. “Lyra is expanding our proven mental health care approaches to companies with people around the world, and we look forward to providing meaningful support and care to those employees and their families.”
About Lyra Health
Lyra Health, a leading provider of innovative mental health benefits to more than 2.2 million employees and global subordinates, is transforming mental health care by creating a friction-free experience for members, providers and employers. Using matching technology and an innovative digital platform, Lyra quickly connects companies and their employees — plus spouses and children — with world-class therapists, mental health trainers, and personalized medication recommendations. Leading employers work with Lyra to provide tailored benefits, driven by mental health values for their people. With Lyra, benefit managers can provide employees with fast and reliable access to providers who practice evidence-based mental health care treatments. For more information, visit lyrahealth.com and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Tweetwith
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