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Vortle Review

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2.33 / 5.00

Overall Score: 7/15

Consumer Ratings: 1/2
Clarity of Purpose: 2/2
Mechanism of Action: 1/1
Software Updates: 2/2
Clinical Input in Development: 0/1
Research on Development Process: 1/1
Efficacy of Other Products: 0/1
Research Independence and Review: 0/2
Research Base: 0/3

Rating Date: June 2022

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Vortle is an app that combines a meditation/breathing exercise with sensory-friendly video games. The app aims to help users relieve stress and manage anxiety. The app has a variety of relaxing 3D scenes (e.g., river, forest, snowy cabin with crackling fire noises, etc.). Users can choose to just watch the immersive scene, or play interactive games with the scene in the background. The app also includes a guided breathing exercise and “LoFi” music for calm and focus. The app is free for most of the features, but users can pay a subscription fee of $2.49/month to gain access to additional games and activities.

Technical Details

Available for: iPhone Requires iOS 12.0 or later. Android 10 and up.
Developer: Vortle Inc.
Type of Treatment: Chatbot/AI, Mindfulness
Targeted Conditions: Stress and Anxiety
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, Web

Research on this App

There is no direct scientific research on the effectiveness of Vortle

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