Who We Are
Verywell Mind is a trusted and compassionate online resource that provides the guidance you need to improve your mental health and find balance. Our library of more than 4,000 pieces of content, created and refined over the past 20+ years, has been written by more than 100 healthcare professionals and industry experts including experienced doctors, therapists, and social workers, and then vetted by board-certified physicians. We give you the resources you need to feel happy and healthy.
The Verywell family of brands, including Verywell Health, Verywell Fit, Verywell Family, and Verywell Mind, is a top 5 health publisher, according to comScore, a leading internet measurement company, and helps more than 30 million people each month to feel better and be healthier.
Our Review Board
The Verywell Mind Review Board is a team of board-certified physicians and established mental health experts who join us in our mission to be a compassionate resource that helps you prioritize your mental health and well-being.
Our experienced board of psychotherapists, psychiatrists, social workers, counselors, mindfulness coaches, and other mental health professionals and educators verify our content is high-quality, up-to-date, and inclusive so supports you in feeling your best.
Verywell’s team of experienced fact checkers provides a critical layer of review to ensure content integrity. This group of professionals is selected and vetted for journalistic and subject matter expertise. They are tasked with researching all statements of fact to ensure that news and health information articles are accurate and comprehensive and statistics are properly sourced and up to date.
Writers and Policies
When it comes to your mental health and well-being, you need a trusted source of information to help you make the best decisions for you. Verywell Mind’s team of writers are experts in their areas, including board-certified doctors, neurologists, licensed therapists, and psychiatrists who provide detailed and relatable insights on mental disorders, psychology, self-improvement, and more.
Writers are specifically selected for both their extensive knowledge and real-world experience as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear and helpful way. Articles also undergo review from our Medical Review Board and Wellness Board, as well as routine updating to ensure reporting is responsible, accurate, understandable, helpful, and reflective of the most current research. Read more on our editorial process, including our commitment to diverse voices and anti-racism.
Our news articles are based on the latest information available, and are supported with data and expert input to provide a detailed and up-to-date picture of mental health news.
Our product reviews are independent and based on research and product testing. If you visit links within our content, we may receive commissions from your purchases. Learn more about our review process.
How We Make Money
Verywell accepts advertisements on our site, in order to help us maintain the resources needed to create the quality content you deserve. We maintain a distinct separation between editorial and advertising. Learn more about our advertising policy.
Verywell’s product review team exhaustively researches and recommends a broad range of products and ultimately make a curated list of recommendations from writers with subject-matter expertise in every product category we cover. We do receive an affiliate commission on some, but not all, of the products that we recommend if you decide to click through to the retailer site and make a purchase. Learn more about our product review editorial guidelines.