Learning your #HacktoHeal at SXSW 2016

Why Should You Take Steps to be Healthy When you Already Feel Healthy? What is the Key to Healing? DrBonnie360, AutoimmuneMom, We Are Curious Inc., JIYO, and HopeLab come together to bring SXSW the secrets for your HacktoHeal [View the…

Is Meditation for Cognitive Wellness the Next Big Healthcare Trend?

Can meditation practice train the mind as physical training does the body? As I am preparing for the mhealth summit presentation “Using the Digital Tools of Play to Personalize Health” I am wondering if meditation, like gaming, will become a…

Storytelling at the Center for Body Computing 2013

The Power of Story has fascinated me and the folks at the Center for Body Computing for some time.  This year at the 2013 Body Computing Conference,  two new concepts captured my imagination. Short bursts of useful health information makes…

Curiosity and Resilience are Always in Fashion

Throughout my career, I was ahead of my time. But until very recently I didn’t even know it! I used to be the odd woman out, or maybe I was a Misfit before it was cool! Now I’m finding new…

Feedback Loops and Behavior Change in Healthcare Part II

Building upon our big picture knowledge of behavior change, here are three different views on behavior change in health. How do you properly motivate people? How can you keep them engaged long term? And finally, what are the baby steps…

Feedback Loops and Behavior Change in Healthcare

In preparing my talk on “What is Working in Mobile Games and Online Patient Support” for the mHealth Summit, I asked the folks at @kairoslabs @habitdesign @ginger.io and @healthrageous for their reading recommendations on behavior change. The next few posts…