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Work with Marty Nemko, 3/27/16: What's Up with Mental Health Apps?

The longer I've been a career counselor, the more I've come to realize that successfully guiding people regarding their career often requires a consideration of their mental health issues.

So on the March 27, 2016 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Psyberguide.org's Dr. Michael Knable, on what's up with mental health apps. With people wanting their mental health treatments here, now, and mobile, a number of intriguing apps have been developed and are in trial use by Kaiser Permanente and other  health care systems.

In the show's second segment, I offered advice on how to deal with an angry or micromanaging boss. I also did Workovers on callers to address their career question.

Work with Marty Nemko is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on 91.7 FM in San Francisco and worldwide on KALW.org.

It is archived on npr.org, iTunes, and permanently on this web page.

Marty Nemko was called "job coach extraordinaire" by U.S. News and "The Bay Area's best career coach" by the San Francisco Bay Guardian. He has written 20 essays in TIME's Ideas section, and 1240 for PsychologyToday.com. Previously, his career column appeared for six years in the San Francisco Chronicle and then wrote The Big Idea continuing series on WashingtonPost.com and the Working it Out column on TheAtlantic.com. In his 30th year as a career and education advisor, Marty Nemko has served 5,400 clients and enjoys a 96% client-satisfaction rate. He is a part-time instructor of medical students at the UCSF School of Medicine.