The company describes Betterhelp Update… BetterHelp the “largest online counseling platform worldwide,” tailored towards helping people dealing with problems “such as stress, stress and anxiety, relationships, parenting, depression, addictions, consuming, sleeping, trauma, anger, family disputes, LGBT matters, grief, religious beliefs [or] self esteem.” The company’s frequently asked question section on its site plainly specifies BetterHelp’s app and therapists shouldn’t be utilized for people handling a serious mental disorder (schizophrenia, bipolar disorder) or for individuals considering self-harm. Rather, the app prides itself on having actually licensed therapists and mental health specialists available to assist individuals by means of text, phone call or video chat. That’s what many YouTubers who have actually accepted sponsorships from the business typically say in their own videos, where they speak on the stresses in their individual lives and feelings bordering on anxiety or anxiety. Bobby Burns, Elle Mills, Philip DeFranco, Heath Hussar, Boogie2988, Shane Dawson and ChandlerNWilson are all developers who have Betterhelp Update sponsors now.
A number of these developers have actually discussed mental health concerns in the past, but as burnout becomes a larger topic within the neighborhood– and mainstream world– sponsorships involving BetterHelp have actually increased, despite the app not being exactly what the developers are touting.