Betterhelp Optum – guidance from your therapist

 

The business explains Betterhelp Optum… BetterHelp  the “largest online counseling platform worldwide,” geared towards assisting individuals handling problems “such as stress, anxiety, relationships, parenting, anxiety, addictions, eating, sleeping, trauma, anger, family disputes, LGBT matters, grief, religious beliefs [or] self-confidence.” The company’s FAQ area on its site clearly specifies BetterHelp’s app and counselors should not be utilized for people dealing with a severe mental illness (schizophrenia, bipolar disorder) or for people considering self-harm. Instead, the app prides itself on having actually licensed therapists and mental health specialists readily available to assist individuals via text, telephone 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 stresses in their personal lives and feelings verging on anxiety or depression. Bobby Burns, Elle Mills, Philip DeFranco, Heath Hussar, Boogie2988, Shane Dawson and ChandlerNWilson are all creators who have Betterhelp Optum sponsors now.

Much of these creators have spoken about psychological health issues in the past, however as burnout becomes a bigger subject within the neighborhood– and mainstream world– sponsorships involving BetterHelp have actually increased, regardless of the app not being exactly what the developers are touting.