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What we lose when we rely on therapy apps to get help


Therapy is having a moment, and the tech industry wants in. You’ve probably heard of Talkspace and Betterhelp, apps that offer online counseling through video, text or live chat, but there’s also a growing constellation of related apps meant to supplement therapy. Psychotherapist Lori Gottlieb, author of “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone,” joined THINK to talk about the potential perils of this tech therapy boom.