The business describes Betterhelp.Com Online Therapy… BetterHelp the “largest online counseling platform worldwide,” geared towards helping people dealing with problems “such as tension, anxiety, relationships, parenting, depression, addictions, eating, sleeping, injury, anger, family conflicts, LGBT matters, grief, faith [or] self esteem.” The company’s frequently asked question section on its site plainly specifies BetterHelp’s app and counselors shouldn’t be utilized for individuals dealing with a severe mental disorder (schizophrenia, bipolar disorder) or for people considering self-harm. Rather, the app prides itself on having actually certified therapists and mental health experts offered to assist individuals via text, phone call or video chat. That’s what lots of YouTubers who have accepted sponsorships from the business frequently state in their own videos, where they speak on the tensions in their personal lives and feelings bordering on anxiety or depression. Bobby Burns, Elle Mills, Philip DeFranco, Heath Hussar, Boogie2988, Shane Dawson and ChandlerNWilson are all creators who have Betterhelp.Com Online Therapy sponsors now.
Many of these creators have actually spoken about mental health issues in the past, however as burnout ends up being a bigger topic within the community– and traditional world– sponsorships including BetterHelp have actually increased, regardless of the app not being exactly what the developers are touting.