A popular text therapy app plans to start prescribing drugs to users — and it’s part of a major expansion
|04/25/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Popular text-based therapy platform Talkspace is planning a massive expansion.
- The company is bringing on psychiatrists to prescribe medications to patients through the app using its video chat tool.
- The app is also partnering with fraternity Delta Tau Delta to offer its 9,000 members free access.
I began my first therapy session on a crisp spring night in 2015, in the middle of a crowd near Manhattan’s Union Square. I was on my way to the subway when my phone buzzed with a new text from an app called Talkspace, a text-message-based therapy platform.
“Hi Erin, it’s nice to meet you,” the message read more >>>