Douglas Data and Digital Science for Mental Health

The Douglas Data and Digital Science for Mental Health (D3SM) initiative fosters implementation of innovations in mental health at the Douglas. It wants to leverage the remarkable and diverse expertise within our Douglas Research Centre and by working in synergy with our CIUSSS. 




Directors :


Website :

D3SM | Digital Mental Health


 Our mission :

Transform research and care in mental health through digital innovation.

Members of the D3SM are responsible for:

  • Liaising between research and clinical teams,
  • Training health care professionals in novel approaches for interventions or on validated measurement-based care tools and procedures
  • Successfully integrating research protocols into clinical or community-based services.

This initiative is responsible for supporting the local deployment of innovative projects with the potential for sustainable implementation, with a long-term goal of developing the expertise, tools, required relationships, and strategies to ensure that successful implementation can be executed anywhere. 

To acheive our goal, our team members expertise are divided into 4 main areas :

  • Digital Mental
  • Health Data Science
  • Open Science
  • Douglas Neuroinformatics platform