The Partnership between Michael Phelps and Talkspace
In May 2018 Talkspace and Michael Phelps came together as partners to promote therapy as an essential tool that can help improve mental health. Talkspace is a global leader in online treatment. Michael Phelps featured on a notational television sharing personal experiences with the aim of encouraging people to address the mental health problem openly. Phelps says that throughout his career strangled with a problem without knowing how to deal with it. Michael Phelps is a world champion swimmer and a 28 times medal winner. His life is a dream come true for the Americans. He is also one of the most successful athletes. Together with all those achievements, he says that he spent most of his life lost.
Michal Phelps struggled with mental health issues for many years. Michael Phelps says that before meeting his help through Talkspace, he has not left his room for five days. He at one time contemplated whether there was a reason for him to be alive. it is when he realized he should not handle his problem alone, did he begin to get help. The main reason why Talkspace decided to have Michael join them, is because of his experience in mental health issues and advocacy, says the CEO of Talkspace Mr. Oren Frank. Michael through his Talkspace Online Therapy shares how therapy helped to save his life.
Talkspace is an online therapy startup. The primary purpose of the online therapy app is to help people get access to affordable but helpful as well as confidential therapy. Talkspace is network of professional and licensed therapists that are willing to offer health to countless patients online. The app provides help for patients through consulting, healthcare, psychology, therapy. The team of professionals offers online support to those who seek help in any of these fields of healthcare needs.
The Talkspace was founded on June 1, 2012, by Oren Frank and Roni Frank. It has almost 500 employees, and it operates under the name, Group International Platform Inc. The Talkspace has its presence in most of the social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn among others. The main focus of this startup is to ensure millions of people all over the world are happy. Through the app users can access professional therapists.