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Pride Counseling Review

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2.00 / 5.00

Overall Score: 6/15

Consumer Ratings: 1/2
Proposed Goal: 1/2
Evidence Based Content: 1/1
Software Updates: 2/2
Clinical Input in Development: 1/1
Research on Development Process: 0/1
Efficacy of Other Products: 0/1
Research Independence and Review: 0/2
Research Base: 0/3

Rating Date: August 2020

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Pride Counseling is an online counseling platform and app intended for adult users who identify as a member of the LGBTQIA+ community. After completing an initial questionnaire/self-assessment, users are matched with a licensed therapist that best fit their needs. Pride Counseling has over a thousand licensed therapists available, all having a Masters Degree or Doctorate Degree in their field, and who specialize in issues the LBGTQIA+ community faces. The therapists are available to users on a weekly basis through messaging, scheduled phones, and video or live chat. Users can choose to remain anonymous by choosing a nickname. The cost of counseling ranges from $80-$100 per week, billed monthly. Pride Counseling also offers financial aid based on need through a separate financial form and membership can be canceled at any time. Services are generally not covered through health insurance, Medicare, or Medicaid.

Technical Details

Available for: Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Requires Android 6.0 and up.
Developer: Compile, Inc.
Type of Treatment: Connect to a provider
Targeted Conditions: Not specified, (Issues faced by LGBTQ+)
Target Audience: Adults, LGBTQ+
Designed to be used in conjunction with a professional? Required
Languages Available: English
Cost: Free with in-app purchases
Get it on: Apple App Store, Google Play

Research on this App

There is no direct scientific research on the effectiveness of Pride Counseling

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