Mental Health Support


thoughtbot is partnering with Talkspace to offer mental health and emotional support to all our employees. Most of the benefits are extended to our dependents as well. This benefit is provided at no cost to the employees or dependents.

Who is eligible:

  • Employees in all locations
  • Dependents age 18+ in all locations
  • Dependents age 13+ in the United States

The benefits include:

  • Unlimited asynchronous messaging with your dedicated Talkspace therapist via text, voice or video
  • 2 monthly live video therapy sessions by appointment with the same Talkspace therapist
  • Psychiatry services including evaluation, prescription, and medication management*
  • Teen therapy for dependents 13+*
  • Self-guided exercises in English and Spanish
  • Self-guided relationship counseling with Lasting (this is a separate app)
  • A 24/7 accessible hotline with a therapist (not in-app)

* Due to regulations, psychiatry services are available only for 18+ and in the US, and teen therapy is only offered in the US.