Tess is a psychological AI that administers highly personalized psychotherapy, psycho-education, and health-related reminders, on-demand, when and where the mental health professional isn’t. Interaction with Tess is solely through conversation, exclusively via existing communication channels, such as SMS, Facebook Messenger, Web Browsers, and several other platforms. Tess is where the patient… · More already is. She is just a cell number; no app required, no smartphone required, zero friction.
Each mental health professional’s therapy, treatment and education approach can be encoded into Tess, creating a digitally uploaded version of the mental health professional, enabling them to care for their patients on a 24/7 basis, resulting in the timely treatment of the patient.
Tess is massively scalable, without the need for additional hardware or software, and is multilingual, currently speaking English, Dutch, Arabic and Spanish.
More than 1 million Syrians have fled to Lebanon since the start of the conflict and as many as one-fifth of them may be suffering from mental health… · More disorders, according to the World Health Organisation. But Lebanon's mental health services are mostly private and the needs of refugees - who may have lost loved ones, their home, livelihood and community - are mostly going unmet.
June 2016—Opportunities for team members to go abroad and do good!
The war in Syria is horrifying. According to the UN, over 3 million Syrian refugees are now in neighboring Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq, with millions… · More more displaced within Syria. To help with this crisis, artificial intelligence startup X2AI is in the middle of a two week stay in Beirut, Lebanon, where it's piloting the use of artificial intelligence as a psychotherapy treatment for refugees.