Online counselling sessions help startups like ePsyclinic.com, ClearTax bring in clients

BENGALURU: Shipra Dawar was doing her MBA in Australia when she felt homesick. Her professor advised therapy, but the stigma attached to this made her think twice before she sought help. This memory stayed with her and after she came back, she started online counselling platform ePsyclinic.com in May last year, after a brief corporate stint. Psychiatry is one of the many ‘traditional’ services that once needed face-toface interaction to have moved online.The continuous evolution of technology and increasing understanding of the millennial mindset is triggering this change. “The key word is accessibility. People have very busy lives, so much that they have to make time even for consultation,” said Dawar. “This is a tech-savvy, WhatsApp generation, so the best solution is to bring this (counselling) online. They want quick…


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