Turning to Technology to Fight Depression in Elderly

By Veronica Zaragovia, KUT News

Published 01/07 2014 09:33AM

Updated 01/07 2014 09:34AM

As in the rest of the country, Texas lacks enough mental health professionals to serve the state's rapidly growing elderly population. To combat the problem, experts are looking to technology to help seniors cope with disorders like depression.

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