To accelerate the innovations needed to provide every single person in the world with high quality mental healthcare.
We seek to harness contemporary innovations in science and technology to address the challenges of stigma, access, and quality of mental healthcare.
Affect provides the best entrepreneurs and product professionals the protected time and resources they need to build products and services on a global scale. By providing these resources, we will empower, support and nurture a community to accelerate mental healthcare solutions.
Our ambition is to build sustainable enterprises unafraid of transforming traditional approaches to mental health.
We are hard at work researching and identifying what it takes to build the products and services needed to transform mental healthcare. Under the umbrella of our mental healthcare incubator, these two projects are currently in the works:
By interviewing over 1,000 patients, loved ones, and healthcare providers, the 1,000 Journeys Project seeks to map out and solve the problem space in mental illness.
Don't Panic is an AI-based software compatible with wearables such as FitBits that predicts and deploys in-the-moment interventions against panic attacks.