teletherapy

The grants total nearly $7 million and support investigational partnerships between Talkspace, the University of Washington and Mental Health America.
By  Mallory Hackett 12:19 pm January 11, 2021
The National Institutes of Health have awarded the teletherapy platform Talkspace two grants worth nearly $7 million to research patients’ experiences with digital mental health services. The first grant is almost $4 million and comes from the NIH’s National Institute of Mental Health Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. It will support a four-year randomized control trial that...
By  Laura Lovett 02:51 pm October 1, 2019
This morning META announced a new virtual health platform designed specifically for college students to access mental health care.  The new platform will let students choose their therapist viewing credentials, language, gender, faith, therapy style and plans accepted. Students are able to pay for the services out of pocket, or go through their insurance.  The platform was also designed to give...
By  Aditi Pai 09:06 am November 11, 2014
Sunrise, Florida-based MDLive, which offers telehealth services including patient-to-physician remote visits via mobile devices, has acquired online therapy provider Breakthrough Behavioral. The financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. Breakthrough Behavioral has raised at least $5.9 million to date. The acquisition will allow MDLive to expand its services and offer patients...