A-CHESS (Addiction Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System) helps to prevent and intervene when relapse may occur using a series of mobile supports by promoting coping competence, social relatedness, and autonomous motivation. A-CHESS helps to build a network of peers and caregivers to provide a 24/7 support system in the patient's pocket.



High Risk Location


support locator

GPS detection for when a patient has entered a potential high risk location.

A variety of content  for the patient to engage with, save and reflect upon.

Patients can locate the nearest support and see the contact information.


Immediate real-time notification sent to caregiver alerting them that a patient is in need of assistance.


Beacon also shows the patient several resources they can use to help them avoid relapse.




Patients can create personal goals for themselves and also create mini discharge plans with their caregiver.

The patient can log their thoughts and experiences to later reflect upon in a personalized recovery journal.

Reminders for medications and important appointments.

Recovery Progress

The weekly survey documents the patient's progress and updates their overall recovery graph that reflects their coping confidence over time.

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