Livongo Health, an Applied Health Signals company that recently had acquired myStrength, a digital behavioral health platform, has introduced a new suite of the behavioral health program to address the range of experiences associated with pregnancy and early parenthood. The new program offers personalized content, including guided meditations, quizzes, and videos based on cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, relaxation, and behavioral activation through a mobile or web application to the users. The Pregnancy and Early Parenting program provides personalized content to patients, including single parents, same-sex couples and adopting couples.
As per the reports, Livongo for Behavioral Health by myStrength’s Pregnancy and Early Parenting program aids in reducing the transition to parenthood through a core sequence of interactive activities and resources. Moreover, the program provides an optimistic introduction to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness, relaxation, behavioral activation, and other evidence-based approaches. The members of Livongo can now impeccably manage their chronic conditions and behavioral health on one platform with a clinical-grade solution. The program is abruptly accessible on the Livongo for Behavioral Health by myStrength web experience and mobile app, along with existing digital behavioral health programs like anxiety, substance use disorders, chronic pain mindfulness and meditation, and among others.
According to Livongo’s Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health Scott Cousino, “Parents undergo a period of transition during pregnancy and new parenthood that can affect behavioral and physical health along with impacting the entire family ecosystem. Engaging individuals at a time, when they can best use additional insights and tools, is crucial. He further noted that “Our personalized digital support resources are interactive and work with the Member to access the exact support they need while improving outcomes and reducing the cost of care delivery.”