Cases of anxiety quadruple and the founder of ProntoProsi embarks on a new challenge and founds Serenis, an innovative startup that offers, through a portal, psychological support and psychotherapy via video call. This new adventure by Silvia Wang comes after the success of the platform dedicated to professionals that has served 5 million Italians, and extended its range of action to other 5 countries, and the goal is to bring innovation to the world of mental health. Behind the project there are also some of the founders of the best Italian startups. “Before the Coronavirus, situations of structured psychological distress concerned about 17 million Italians, in the last year the request for psychological support in Italy has grown by 40%, and that’s just the tip of the iceberg “explains Silvia Wang.
“I have lived firsthand the psychological discomforts of Covid and I didn’t know where to start to seek support “and so” I created a reality capable of supporting those who want to embark on a path of mental well-being, with a guarantee of quality, science and personalization. ” ‘is the belief that we should all take care of our mind as much as our body, because our well-being, that of those around us and of society itself depends on this. A vision, that of Silvia Wang, shared by numerous other entrepreneurs who wanted to support and support it as business angels in a pre-seed round.
Among these the 4 founders of Bending Spoons, Alessandro Petazzi of Musement, Vito Lomele of Jobrapido, Matteo Lai of Empatica, one of the founders of LaFarmacia, Guglielmo Notarbartolo of Villarosa of Anya Capital, Paolo de Nadai of WeRoad and ScuolaZoo, and Veronica Diquattro of Dazn. With a patient-centric and scientific approach, the platform offers the possibility of being able to do online, by video call, psychotherapy sessions, aiming for the highest quality. In fact, Serenis differs in offering only highly qualified psychotherapists. “These are figures who pass a limited number of selection process, screened by an independent body” says Wang who for his startup uses a Medical Advisory Board composed of external members and independent who support the team, to guarantee the quality of the processes.