Designing for Digital Health at FITC Amsterdam 2019
The “restore connection” alert isn’t just for devices– it applies to people too. And it’s more important now than ever before.
We have a responsibility as creators of digital products to enable others to disconnect, and re-connect with themselves– physically, mentally and socially. This intersection is an emerging category Andréa likes to call digital health, and it’s something we can create together. In this talk, I shared actionable strategies, principles and considerations for designing with digital health top of mind. We got into some #realtalk about how we can collectively create more balance and presence for the humans using our products.
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Need another solid tweet from this talk? I’ve got you covered.
Technology is exploiting vulnerability in human psychology. Dopamine-driven habit loops are gradually gnawing away at our physical and mental health. It's time we re-claim them for good.
-@andreacrofts #FITC #FITCAmsterdam