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ThinkUp: Positive Affirmations Review

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Credibility

Credibility

2.00 / 5.00

Overall Score: 6/15

Consumer Ratings: 2/2
Proposed Goal: 1/2
Evidence Based Content: 1/1
Software Updates: 2/2
Clinical Input in Development: 0/1
Research on Development Process: 0/1
Efficacy of Other Products: 0/1
Research Independence and Review: 0/2
Research Base: 0/3

Rating Date: August 2020

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User Experince

User Experience

3.70 / 5.00

Engagement: 4.05 Functionality: 4.06 Aesthetics: 3.25 Information: 3.45 Subjective quality score: 2.94 Perceived impact score: 3.58 Rating date: December 2019 Rated by: UQueensland

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Transparency

Transparency

Acceptable

Overall Score: Acceptable

Does the app have a privacy policy?: Yes

Does the privacy policy describe the information storage and sharing procedures related to user entered information, OR state that user information is stored locally?: Yes

Does the privacy policy state that the app/server encrypts/de-identifies the entered data OR state that user information is stored locally?: Yes

Does the app provide the option of a pin entry or log-in process to view and enter user data?: Yes

Does the privacy policy state whether or not users can use the app WITHOUT entering identifiable information, OR state that user information is stored locally?: Yes

Does the privacy policy state whether or not users can delete entered information OR state that user information is stored locally?: Yes

Does the privacy policy state whether or not users can edit entered information OR state that user information is stored locally?: Yes

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Professional Reviews

Professional Review

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ThinkUp is a multimedia, positive affirmation app. Upon first opening ThinkUp, users are prompted to choose or compose 5-10 positive affirmations. There is a library of pre-written affirmations for a wide array of life experiences (e.g. career changes, anxiety, self-confidence, collaboration, entrepreneurship, and others). ThinkUp then invites users to record themselves reading their selected affirmations. After recording at least 5 affirmations, users can click the “Listen” tab to play back their affirmations with soft background music.

Technical Details

Available for: Requires iOS 12.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Requires Android 5.0 and up.
Developer: Precise Wellness LLC
Type of Treatment: Mindfulness, Gratitude
Targeted Conditions: Not Specified
Target Audience: Not Specified
Designed to be used in conjunction with a professional? No
Languages Available: English
Cost: Free with in-app purchases
Get it on: Apple App Store, Google Play

Research on this App

There is no direct scientific research on the effectiveness of ThinkUp: Positive Affirmations

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