Ibrahim Al Mubaidin
Amman- Whereas many really feel embarrassed about psychological well being counseling or all the things associated to “psychotherapy”, the start-up undertaking “Arab Remedy” supplies a chance to acquire this service in full secrecy via “on-line”.
The concept of the rising undertaking, which bears the identify “Arab Remedy” relies on a digital platform that gives Arabs all over the world with high-standard psychological well being providers through the Web that’s used at the moment by greater than 200 million Arabic audio system, together with greater than ten million Jordanians.
The platform’s founder, Tariq Delbah, stated: “The platform, which was formally launched a 12 months in the past, connects customers with certified, scientifically and virtually certified therapists,” mentioning that every one specialists and psychiatrists on the platform maintain a grasp’s diploma and above, along with high-level experience in varied psychiatric clinics. and hospitals within the European Union and the Arab world.
And Delbah, a Jordanian psychiatrist residing in Germany, indicated that the undertaking depends on a mechanism that matches customers who search psychological well being help and remedy with docs and specialists appropriate for them, indicating that the platform permits customers to register their data to acquire a paid subscription, then the Arab Remedy group By introducing them to the perfect therapist primarily based on their wants and the knowledge they supplied throughout their registration, then customers guide weekly audio/video classes with their therapist, plus they will ship limitless messages to the therapist across the clock all through their subscription.
Delbah stated: “The concept of the undertaking was born whereas working as a psychiatrist in Germany when he observed how joyful Arab auditors are after they uncover that their psychiatrist is an Arab who speaks the identical mom tongue and understands their tradition, which makes them really feel that they will freely categorical what they’re going through, along with not having to clarify Arab cultural and societal beliefs. and its penalties for his or her psychiatrist, which prompted him to consider and develop the undertaking to assist Arabs in all components of the world receive psychological well being providers.”
The Arab Remedy undertaking is one in all a gaggle of initiatives that acquired funding and help from the Flat Six Labs Fund. They’re friends via a large community that features tons of of enterprise mentors, traders, and varied entities.”
And Delbah indicated that the undertaking aspires to increase and develop to supply psychological and well being help providers to individuals in all fields, not solely in psychological well being, and to be the primary place to supply well being providers with worldwide requirements, however in an Arabic language.
He careworn that the undertaking is at the moment primarily based on a web site, however work is underway to launch a replica of it as an software for cellphones at a later stage to unfold the profit.
He careworn that the undertaking and the platform have some great benefits of facilitating anybody’s entry to assist and psychological remedy at any time and place, however crucial characteristic is the observance of privateness, as the knowledge of customers in Arab Remedy is handled with excessive confidentiality and privateness, whether or not the knowledge that’s despatched to customer support , registration data, or data that the consumer shares with the therapist throughout classes and all through the remedy journey.
He identified that the thought of offering the service on-line is appropriate for people who find themselves embarrassed to see a physician, because the platform permits them to conduct a web based session from inside their rooms with out anybody noticing.