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About Talkspace

Talkspace provides affordable and confidential online therapy with professional, licensed therapists, wherever and whenever you need help. The Talkspace platform is built to make therapy accessible and convenient for clients, and to help therapists provide high quality care with the support of data-driven outcome measures.

CEO

  • Oren Frank

Highlights

Founded: 2012

Offices: New York

Additional Investors: NVP, Spark, SoftBank, Firstime

Qumra Board Member: Erez Shachar

Top news

Talkspace Launches New Platform Offering Affordable Mental Healthcare for Teens

October 25, 2018

As mental health issues like anxiety and depression continue to rise in the adolescent community, Talkspace, the global leader in online therapy, announced today it will be extending its services to teens ages 13-17. Previously, due to legal requirements, the platform was only available for adults ages 18 and older. Now, with parental consent, teens can connect with a licensed therapist in their state via smartphone or computer — from anywhere, at any time.  

TalkSpace Partners with Sigma Kappa To Provide Mental Health Services to Collegiate Members

August 10, 2018

Sigma Kappa Sorority and Talkspace, the global leader in online therapy, have announced a partnership to provide online counseling to members of the
Sorority’s 120-plus collegiate chapters across 36 states. The partnership will enable students to connect with Talkspace’s licensed therapists from the convenience of their smartphones. The collaboration brings a modern and student-friendly mental health solution to Sigma Kappa members across the nation as a new term starts, and in a time when anxiety and depression levels are on the rise among college students.

New Directions Partners with Talkspace

June 26, 2018

New Directions Behavioral Health has announced a partnership with Talkspace, which offers online text, voice and video messaging therapy. Through this relationship, selected New Directions customers will be able to access the Talkspace platform through their Employee Assistance Program. Plans are underway to extend the platform to managed behavioral health clients in the near future.

Michael Phelps Dives Into Mental Health Advocacy With Talkspace

May 22, 2018

Talkspace, the global leader in online therapy, and Michael Phelps today announced a strategic partnership to promote therapy as an important tool to help improve one's mental health. The partnership will feature a national TV campaign in which Phelps will share his personal experiences, encourage people to speak openly about mental health, and demonstrate the unique benefits of Talkspace.

Talkspace Partners with Delta Tau Delta Fraternity to Expand Mental Health Services on Campus

April 26, 2018

Online counseling platform offers convenient mental health access to 9,000+ students across 133 chapters and colonies in effort to decrease stigma and improve care.

Talkspace Bolsters Senior Leadership Team

April 12, 2018

Former UnitedHealth Group Executives Join Talkspace - Neil Leibowitz, MD, JD as Chief Medical Officer; Deb Adler as Senior VP, Network and Quality. The new additions come as the company sees increased demand for online therapy in the commercial healthcare markets.

Online Therapy Company Talkspace Closed $31M in New Financing

September 4, 2017

Tel Aviv-based Qumra Capital led the series C effort with participation from existing investors, including Palo Alto, California-based Norwest Venture Partners...

Business Insider on What’s it Like to Use Talkspace Text Therapy

April 6, 2015

Erin Brodin talks to Business Insider about her experience with the talkspace platform

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