Shezlong
​Shezlong
VoiceChat and VideoChat Remote Therapy Counselling 

Shezlong is the first-ever online psychotherapy platform in the MENA region. Under the slogan, “You Talk. We Help,” it gets you connected with professional certified therapists anonymously. A user can book 30-minute or one-hour sessions covertly with a therapist to converse through Shezlong’s chat or video conference.

Our psychotherapists’ list has +200 professionals speaking seven different languages and coming from +20 diverse countries. More than 20K people used Shezlong’s services from +50 countries. After graduating from TIEC, Shezlong raised USD 150K, in a Seed round, from A15, Endure Capital, and Karim Hussein in 2016. By April 2018, Shezlong raised USD 350K in a bridge financing provided by 500 Startups, Endure Capital and HIMangel, in addition to the Dubai-based Hadeer Shalaby and Shiva Datawani. The Silicon Valley-based 500 Startups accelerator program chose Shezlong to take part at its latest edition of 2018.

Achivments

  • 1st place at Hona El-Shabab’s competition (TV Show), April 2017
  • 1st place at Banque du Liban, BDL Accelerate 2015, Early Stage Competition, Beirut, December 2015
  • 2nd place at Microsoft Openness Competition, February 2015​
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