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Woebot Labs is a company developing a chatbot that helps people to regulate their moods. It also teaches users techniques to challenge distorted and negative thinking. The bot uses scientifically proven techniques from cognitive behavioral therapy.

HQSan Francisco, US

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)37
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Woebot

Alison Darcy

Alison Darcy

CEO & Founder
Andrew Ng

Andrew Ng

Athena Robinson

Athena Robinson

Chief Clinical Officer
Casey Sackett

Casey Sackett

Chief Technology Officer
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Woebot Office Locations

Woebot has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
650 5th St #303, San Francisco
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Woebot Financials and Metrics

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Woebot total Funding

$8 m

Woebot latest funding size

$8 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Woebot investors

Woebot's latest funding round in March 2018 was reported to be $8 m. In total, Woebot has raised $8 m
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Woebot News and Updates

Mental wellbeing app, Woebot, now free of charge for hospitality workers

Thanks to the Licensed Trade Charity (LTC) the Woebot app will be free for three months

Woebot Labs Adds COVID-19 Support Through its Mobile Health Chatbot

Users gain emotional well-being, comfort, reassurance in the global pandemic

Care first partners with Woebot® to provide a fully AI-powered mental health chatbot app as part of workplace wellbeing

Care first, part of the Priory Group of mental healthcare specialists, has teamed up with San Francisco-based Woebot Labs Inc to provide people experiencing stress and mood management difficulties 24/7 access to a mental health chatbot programme through a smartphone application.

Why Woebot wants to create a better mental health app

The startup is building out a small engineering office in Dublin.

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Millions are battling mental illness — these entrepreneurs are trying to tackle it via technology

Nearly one in five adults lives with a diagnosed mental illness, and estimates suggest that only half of these people receive treatment.  Entrepreneurs Alison Darcy and April Koh have both started companies to address mental health issues.  Darcy's startup, Woebot, is an on-the-go therapy chatbot …

Woebot Blogs

Why does mindfulness matter?

Emotions, including intense ones, are requisite channels of communication that have helped our species survive for hundreds of thousands of years. However, when people (including me!) are overwhelmed with an intense emotional burst, we often react – quickly, impulsively – without giving ourselves ev…

Is tracking your mood good for you?

These two entries are on my fridge as a testament to my (since abandoned) efforts to self-motivate into developing a running habit. I was taught that paying attention to almost any metric tends to improve it, and there is definitely something in seeing metrics improve that is motivating. Hence jus…

How modern therapy is like learning to play the piano

When learning how to play piano, or engaging in modern therapy, the best ways to make improvements are to listen closely to your lessons, practice in-between them, and learn how to read the notes while studying the theories behind them. Not all therapy is created equal. The archetype of therapy

Why we’ll never sell your data to advertisers

In the wake of the worst year on record for social media giants, it’s little wonder that people are skeptical of tech companies and how they will treat our data. In the wake of data scandal after scandal, and the growing understanding of how our emotions are weaponized online


While we take this year’s Pride Month as another chance to reaffirm our fierce support and protection for all types of love, it is also a time to continue to critically examine issues faced by the LGBTQ* community. Mental Health and Discrimination Modern sociocultural shifts have allowed for a

Six things we've learned in Woebot's 1st year

Our little Woebot is one year old today! On June 6th 2017, we launched with a simple idea: radically accessible mental health. Now we are used by hundreds of thousands of people from 16 to 90 years old, in more than 130 countries. We have ignited significant discussion around human-robot
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Woebot Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Woebot founded?

    Woebot was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Woebot key executives?

    Woebot's key executives are Alison Darcy, Andrew Ng and Athena Robinson.

  • How many employees does Woebot have?

    Woebot has 37 employees.

  • Who are Woebot competitors?

    Competitors of Woebot include Emotion labs, Youper and X2AI.

  • Where is Woebot headquarters?

    Woebot headquarters is located at 650 5th St #303, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Woebot offices?

    Woebot has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Woebot have?

    Woebot has 1 office.