Employers are taking depression and anxiety issues seriously these days and are looking for ways to improve work productivity. When building the Talkspace enterprise, Oren Frank focuses on the mental health aspects of the company. Oren is the CEO and co-founder of Talkspace, a start up online business that has paved the way of consuming therapy services to its patients.
Talkspace is a new online business that specializes in online therapy services. In the past five years however, Talkspace has generated over 1 million paying consumers thanks to the help of Neil Leibowitz. Neil was hired as the new chief medical officer of Talkspace, with hopes that he will help build the company’s revenue by prescribing medicines to patients via online. With psychiatrists having the ability to prescribe medicines through the company’s app, therapy is now available and affordable for online patients. Partners and investors of Talkspace believe patients are willing to pay for useful health services if these services were available. Check the article at Wikipedia to learn more.
Oren Frank is conscious of the mental health challenges that his patients face, especially the teen adolescent group. In his latest conference for teens, he educated them on when, how, and where to get the help you need when you are overwhelmed with issues of mental health. Not a lot of information is provided for adolescences in the mental health industry but Oren Frank and Talkspace is putting an end to this. Oren is a big advocate for affordable and accessible healthcare and therapy.
Oren’s Twitter platform reaches over 3,000 followers and is very informative with tweets and links to other mental health outlets. He encourages his followers to stay off social media in his latest tweet. His latest share highlights a study about posting excessive self photos on social media that leads to narcissism.