Deep Pocket Series LLC today introduces Sad Scale 1.0, their depression screening solution for iPhone and iPod Touch. Designed to take advantage of the iPhone’s unique abilities and interface, Sad Scale is created to help screen for depression in the General Population, PostPartum Depression and Geriatric depression.
The application has 3 screening test and it tracks your scores and graphs your results. The user then can email their Primary care doctor, OB/Gyn doctor or health care provider. The test can be taken multiple times and the user can track for depression. It also takes you to different online resources for additional help.
Sad Scale is an IPhone application to help your health care provider follow your care. It is not a substitute for seeing a health care provider. This application contains to self screening test. The Zung depression test, Geriatric Depression scale and the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale are in this application. The application is easy to use and will store your scores on your IPhone. This application should be used with your health care provider. It does not replace the judgement of a professional health care provider. Please discuss using this app with your health care provider. Dr. Castro states his goal is to increase awareness of depression. He hopes this app will cause patients to seek professional help and make a difference in someone’s life.
iPhone or iPod Touch 2.0 or later
Sad Scale 1.0 for iPhone is only $0.99 (USD) and available exclusively through Apple’s App Store.