AI in the Mental Health Field

โ€“ AI helps with admin tasks like notes and assessments.

โ€“ Chatbots provide structured interventions for common issues.

โ€“ AI analyzes natural language to detect mental health problems.

โ€“ AI offers an affordable mental health resource.

โ€“ AI lacks empathy and awareness - core therapy factors.

โ€“ Varying AI responses spark risk concerns for some users.

โ€“ Cultural competency is needed for inclusive AI.

โ€“ Validity concerns exist around AI-generated responses.

โ€“ Psychologists see AI as a support, not replacement.

โ€“ More research needed on ethics, privacy, consent with AI.