Published on in Vol 8, No 12 (2020): December

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
A Mobile Phone–Based App for Use During Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents With Anxiety (MindClimb): User-Centered Design and Usability Study

A Mobile Phone–Based App for Use During Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents With Anxiety (MindClimb): User-Centered Design and Usability Study

A Mobile Phone–Based App for Use During Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents With Anxiety (MindClimb): User-Centered Design and Usability Study


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