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SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON, Sept. 17, 2020 — Americans have been living in a highly-prolonged state of unpredictability amid COVID-19. The consequence of this chronic stress, anxiety and depressive mood is the declining cognitive performance of the nation’s workers. According to the Mental Health Index: U.S. Worker Edition, sustained attention, the driver of task completion, is down 31% in August when compared to February pre-pandemic. Planning, the capacity to make decisions and drive strategy, is down 15% since February. []

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SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10, 2020 — Total Brain, a leading mental health and brain performance platform, today announced that the company has joined forces with acclaimed composer and producer John Vitale to create NeuroTunes, a neuroscience-inspired music and soundscapes module to reduce anxiety and stress in-the-moment. NeuroTunes is based on the latest neuroscience on anxiety and stress reduction. This new Total Brain module is now available to users automatically when updating the app. []

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SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2020 — The risk for depression among U.S. workers has risen an alarming 102% since February, according to findings from the Mental Health Index. The escalating threat of developing depressive mood disorder shows little sign of abating. Between June and July, the risk of depression climbed a staggering 31%. []

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SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2020 — Total Brain, a leading mental health and brain performance self-monitoring and self-care platform, today announced the appointment of Melissa Frieswick to the position of Chief Revenue Officer.[]

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SAN FRANCISCO AND WASHINGTON, July 16, 2020 – According to the Mental Health Index by Total Brain, the number of employed adults at risk for mental health conditions remained alarmingly elevated when comparing February, pre-pandemic, with June. Data, released today, shows =54% Depressive Order, +49% PTSD, +41% General Anxiety Disorder, +11% Addiction. []

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SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTONJune 16, 2020 — As COVID-19 continues to sweep the globe, the emotional and cognitive toll on Americans remains ever present; but for working women, the impacts are greater. According to the May Mental Health Index: U.S. Worker Edition, anxiety levels for working women have increased 52% since February versus 29% for their male counterparts. Further, women’s level of depressed mood has increased 83% versus 36% for men. Women are also at a greater risk than men for general anxiety disorder (98% vs. 67%) and depression (177% vs.134%). []

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 19, 2020 — Working Americans’ risk of addiction, depressive disorder and PTSD has doubled between February and April 2020, according to The Mental Health Index: U.S. Worker Edition powered by Total Brain in partnership with One Mind at Work. Not surprising, feelings of stress rose 38 percent, anxiety 54 percent and depressive mood 61 percent. Data shows that the marked spike in declining mental health corresponds with the rise in U.S. COVID-19 cases.[…]

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 5, 2020 — Total Brain, a mental health and wellness monitoring and support platform, today announced a partnership with the Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE), a national collaborative of institutions and organizations committed to increasing favorable youth outcomes and reducing risk. This partnership will promote positive youth development by offering CARE collaborative teen beneficiaries access to Total Brain’s neuroscience-based mental health and wellness assessment and screening tools. Special focus will be on individuals transitioning from high school to college and college to the workforce, a cohort among the most at risk for mental health conditions and suicide.[…]

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SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2020 — Total Brain, a mental health and wellness monitoring and support platform, today announced that the company will partner with One Mind at Work, a coalition of leading employers aimed at creating mentally healthy workplaces.[…]

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SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2020 — According to new research released today by Total Brain, more than half of Americans say they are suffering from anxiety brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic; with 20 percent of those respondents citing that they are very anxious. In response, Total Brain, the neuroscience-based mental health and wellness digital platform, is offering individuals nationwide free access to its monitoring and support resources for three months. Total Brain hopes to reduce fear and negativity and increase calmness, flexibility and positivity during these trying times.[…]

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SAN FRANCISCO, March 18, 2020 — More than half (58 percent) of U.S. workers say they are suffering from anxiety brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic; with almost two in five (35 percent) reporting that this anxiety is interfering with their workplace productivity and one in four stating that it is negatively impacting the quality of their work.These findings were announced today by Total Brain, the neuroscience-based mental health and wellness digital platform that commissioned the research. […]

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SAN FRANCISCONov. 25, 2019 — New research shows that if given the opportunity, more than one-third (39.9%) of Americans would skip the holiday season this year due to the stress associated with it. Additionally, more than one-third of 18-34 year-olds are getting stressed about the holidays earlier than in previous years – according to a new survey announced by Total Brain, a mental health and fitness app. […]

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Aug. 28, 2019 — IBM announced today the launch of GRIT, a digital solution for veterans, active-duty service members, and reservists that provides a mobile experience to help them understand and strengthen their mental fitness, social connections, and overall well-being.  […]

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Aug. 7, 2019 — Total Brain is collaborating with CNA, one of the largest U.S. commercial property and casualty insurance companies, in an effort to understand the impact improved mental health and fitness can have on the quality of life of long-term care policyholders. For years, science has pointed to a link between mental and physical health.  […]

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July 22, 2019 — Total Brain, a neuroscience-based mental health and fitness platform, is joining the American Heart Association’s Center for Health Technology & Innovation’s (the Center) Innovators Network.  […]

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July 10, 2019 — Total Brain CEO Louis Gagnon and CaaStle CEO Christine Hunsicker sit down with Wells Fargo Executive Vice President and Co-head of Corporate Investment Banking Walter Dolhare and Bloomberg’s  […]

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2019 — With Mental Health Month in full swing, Mental Health America (MHA) and Total Brain are shining a spotlight on mental health in the workplace with research […]

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 22, 2019 – Total Brain sponsor of the iSPOT-D study (International Study to Predict Optimized Treatment in Depression), has successfully developed an objective Personalized Medicine […]

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SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2019 — Mental Health America (MHA), the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness, and Total Brain, a mental […]

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Easy-to-use neuroscience-based app to be a key component of new Executive Coaching Program SAN FRANCISCO, April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Total Brain announces its partnership with […]

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