IBM and the VA debut an AI-powered mental fitness app to help vets transition to civilian life

IBM and the VA debut an AI-powered mental fitness app to help vets transition to civilian life. The new mobile app, “Get Results in Transition” (GRIT) - is the first application of IBM’s Thrive360° mental fitness platform. It provides people who are enduring difficult transitions with tools and resources to better understand and boost mental fitness and overall well-being. The tool’s features include Mind Gym to help with assessment and brain and emotional training, The Squad, which focuses on social connectedness, job matching and employment, and IBM’s Watson-based digital assistant and chatbot. Those interested in participating in field trials of the app can apply here. Nextgov