Ready to Change the World?
Meru Health was founded in late 2015 with a big vision to help and empower people living with depression.We are scientists, engineers and experienced entrepreneurs who have come together to make depression treatment accessible, effective and truly outcome-driven. Our mission is more than business, it’s personal. Our founders have lost friends and family members to depression, and we want to do everything in our power to help people who suffer.
There are approximately 350 million people suffering from depression around the world and depression is the leading cause for disability (WHO 2016) 5-7% of people are annually diagnosed with depression in developed countries.
There is a great need for accessible and scalable solutions to treat depression. This is where digital therapeutics and Meru Health come in!
Meru Health is an online medical clinic for treating depression and burnout. Our clinic provides a remote clinician supported treatment program that we deliver via a mobile app.
A treatment program that adapts to individual needs.
Our 8-week treatment program combines psychological treatment modules and practices. We individualize the program based on patient’s personal information and needs.
Daily support from licensed therapists
Participants get proactive support on a daily basis (via an in-app chat).
Anonymous peer support
It’s beneficial to recognize that you are not alone with your challenges and learning how others overcome them.
PASSION Because our mission is personal, we genuinely believe in our work, and we do it with enthusiasm and positivity. We believe that putting our heart into our work is when true creativity comes to life making almost anything possible.
TRANSPARENCY We believe in openness, accountability and stellar communication. We believe in saying and expressing things as they are, as a foundation for building trust among our employees and partners.
INTEGRITY Integrity is the alignment of values, thoughts, words, and actions. Our commitment to integrity means we operate as individuals and as a company from the highest moral principles, acting on our values with consistency and honesty.
COURAGE Doing our work with courage is about taking risks and confronting the uncertain, as well as believing in ourselves and our dreams. Courage is also about doing the right thing, even when it confronts established paradigms.
COMPASSION Through our work, and corporate social responsibility efforts, we are reducing suffering for people with depression, empowering them with tools they need to improve their lives.
Empower people with a scalable and effective treatment solution. Our solution is a comprehensive tool for participants (the name we use for patients) to manage their symptoms of depression and co-morbid anxiety. Our mobile program for treating depression and co-morbid anxiety includes mindfulness and CBT practices, and daily therapist engagement & monitoring on weekdays.
Be part of a mission to make mental health care more effective, accessible and outcome driven. Meru Health will take care of all the marketing, participant acquisition and administrative overhead. You can focus on what you know best, providing high quality care for participants. You can work from wherever you like on your own schedule, and we will provide a competitive compensation for your time.
Provide remote therapy to participants through an online dashboard.
Work with a collaborative care team other therapists, founders and health care professionals
Track participant progress in our care program
Provide feedback to the product team to improve our solution
Keep appropriate records as dictated by ethical and legal standards.
Skills & Qualities
You want to use the power of latest technologies to improve your care
You know what evidence-based care means in practice
You are tech-savvy and familiar with latest remote working tools
30h/week minimum time commitment.
Doctoral or Master’s degree in psychology, counseling, marriage and family therapy or other relevant field
A license to practice (licensed psychologist, LCSW, LMFT, LPPC)
Mindfulness & CBT training
3+ years of clinical experience and a background working with clients with depression and anxiety.
You are licensed in California
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Founder & CEO - Kristian Ranta
(650) 740 9404