Empowering you to
Make Change

Gamify your life and get motivated with the Get into Gear app.

Take control

Create structure and routine. Customize Get into Gear and set your own obtainable goal.

Change your mindset

Get motivated and start doing the things you find hard to do. Watch yourself grow and achieve your goals.

Recognize your achievements

Rediscover your self-worth and be kind to yourself with guilt-free downtime and no judgement.


This is an app for people that want to improve their productivity and mental health. There are a lot of us out there that struggle to get up in the morning and feel good. Get into Gear will help you feel good about doing stuff. It'll help you do more of what matters to you. 

You track and gain points for any positive activity you do in your day, no matter how small, so you get a sense of satisfaction and achievement. Those little victories lead to motivation and momentum, which helps you feel good. Which helps you do more.... you get the idea. Try it today and make small changes that change everything.
How Was Get into Gear Created?
I created Get into Gear to help me get motivated and take action when I was suffering from depression. Read my story to see how Get into Gear helps me feel great.. Matt Green
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Dr Mark Widdowson
Psychotherapist, PhD, MUKCP

Get into Gear has been specially developed to support recovery from depression. It is based on evidence-based principles known to be effective for depression, and can be used either as a standalone tool or in conjunction with talking therapy.


Custom Activities
Completely personal and fully customizable to you. Create your routine and activity menu from scratch. Add unlimited activities as you use Get into Gear.
Set your goal
Set your daily points goal and reach it by doing activities. Be kind to yourself and change your goal at any time. Reach your points goal and reward yourself guilt-free.
Track your day
Track your progress in the activity log. Track routine, timed activities, quick tasks and do less of. Get points for doing anything that requires effort.
Gain points in real time or add activities you've been doing during the day. Get points for doing even a few minutes of activity. The harder you find the activity, the more points you get.
Log your mood
Learn more about why you feel the way you do and what impacts you most. Recognise the activities that help you feel good.
Weekly reports
Weekly reports that help you recognise that you may be doing more than you think.

Start making change today
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Use it to make a change, manage change or to get motivated.

Use it to help with depression, anxiety and stress.

Use it to create structure working from home, or to kickstart studying.

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How it works

Set your points goal and add unlimited custom activities to your profile. Assign points to each. The harder you find something the more points you get.
Get points for anything that requires effort. Recognize even a few minutes of activity by gaining points using the stopwatch feature.
Hit your points goal, relax and reward yourself guilt-free. Gradually increase your goal and find yourself doing those harder to do things.

Why it Works

Primarily, the app works by helping the user to set realistic goals to complete daily tasks, and gain points for task completion. This aspect of the app is supported by an evidence-based therapy for depression; behavioural activation. Behavioural activation is aimed at encouraging a person with depression to gradually do more, and reverse the negative cycle of depression. By combining this with an app design and obtaining points from task completion, the app also draws on neuroscience. Research has already shown that using apps and engaging in tasks or games which award points trigger the release of dopamine- a feel good brain chemical. Dopamine release is also associated with motivation. The combination of increased activity, increased motivation, a sense of achievement and the positive feel good effects of dopamine release supports the user in recovering from depression

Research shows that motivation often follows action, not the other way around.

You don't need to feel good to get going; use Get into Gear to get going and give yourself a chance of feeling good.


This app is so helpful,
it has become part of my daily routine. It helps me focus on tasks that are beneficial, and reminds me how much I've achieved during the day. I'm using it to help lift my mood and improve my mental health. It's amazing how such a simple concept really can help. For the stats nerds among us (me included), being able to track my mood against the points attributed to daily activities is fantastic. For an app only on v1 I'm impressed and keen to see what's next.


I would highly recommend.
I have tried a variety of habit tracker and self help apps, but this is unlike anything I have come across. You can track and gain points for any positive activity you do in your day, no matter how small, so you get a sense of satisfaction and achievement which helps to generate motivation. Since using this app I have found myself more productive and proactive, both in my work and personal life. It takes a little time to figure out how to use, as it is very customisable, so it takes a few tweaks to get the point scores at the correct level. Once this was done though, it was the most nuanced and personalised self help tool I have ever used. I would highly recommend this app to anyone looking to use their time better or increase motivation.


Motivating and handy
I've been using this app on maternity leave. It's really helped me get more structure to my days, and motivate me to do things for myself like short workouts/stretching or calling a friend. It also helps me recognize just how much I have been doing even on days when I feel I haven't achieved anything in particular. I love how it's fully customizable to my own needs and goals, and that I can get points for doing things in small increments, which is motivating and handy with a newborn to care for!


This is real self-help app
I struggle with what you would call daily routine and this app keeps me in check. I love it when I can reward myself with something special for my daily and weekly achievements. Great self-help tool at your fingertips

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Get yourself moving and keep moving with Get into Gear. Download our app from the App Store or Google Play and start making a change in your life.
Get into Gear uses behavioural activation and gamification to help you get motivated. Get yourself moving and keep moving.

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