Everyone has bumps along the road of life, but our busy lives sometimes make it difficult to get the help we sometimes need. Too often we internalize our problems, bottle them up, don’t deal with them until something happens, or we have that awakening moment. That’s when you need to “Start Talking”, we’re listening and we care.
Our providers are licensed professionals with years of experience. Choose a counselor, psychiatrist or life coach that fits your needs, download our app and press the Start Talking button anytime, anywhere at your convenience.
Easier, Secure Messaging
Send and receive messages with your provider, or schedule a one-on-one video conference. Some of our providers also offer group counselling video conference sessions held at regular times with participants from across the country.
Our platform is secure, discreet, and affordable, so there’s no reason to keep your problems to yourself anymore. You deserve to be happy, Life Happens, Start Talking today.
We make communicating with your counsellor, coach or doctor easy, safe and secure.
Easier than texting, Just press the button and Start Talking
Secure, 1 on 1 live video conferencing from your PC or SmartPhone
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Private, secure messaging wherever you are, any time.
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Meet the team
Get help from our team of Professionals
Ace is a Certified Trainer of the HeartMath Resilience Advantage program and a consultant to the Arbinger Institute’s world class training programs. Business Leaders are his forte.
Dr. Kathleen Farmer
Dr. Farmer is a neuropsychologist who specializes in behavioral tools that help individuals cope with health issues and specializing in Migraine Headaches.
Mark works with couples, families and individuals with a wide range of human problems. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, in practice for 25 years and author of the Fix-a-Fight IPhone App.
Michelle Hoskins MA, LPC
Michelle works with individuals struggling with eating disorders, body image issues, depression, anxiety and other mental health concerns.
Sharon was coached and mentored by Jack Canfield, best known for the Chicken Soup for the Soul books and utilizes The Success Principles as the framework for success. Join Sharon for an interactive and reflective process as we co-create a life that matter
Matt received his professional coaching certification from World Coach Institute. He uses a variety of approaches and specializes in helping clients skillfully navigate the challenges of career stagnation, midlife, relationship issues, and addiction
Heather is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who uses a variety of techniques and approaches to facilitate growth and empower her clients. Heather helps clients with a variety of issues including, but not limited to, depression, anxiety, chronic pain, and substance abuse.
Andrea's specialties include marriage, children and family, as well as relationships, divorce, body image, depression and life balance. Her technique is to look at the whole person, mind, body and soul in order to help facilitate change
Why choose us
Our Website and Apps make it easy for you to press a button and record a message, then send it to the best person to help you, or a counselor or life coach of your choosing.
You may not be able to control when your problems get the best of you. You can't schedule everything in your life. Whenever life happens, pick up your phone or get online and "Start Talking".
StartTalking gives you online counseling and therapy at your convenience. Record a message, tell your problem to a compassionate, caring person who has the tools to help you get through your situation.
Everyone has bumps along the road of life. StartTalking is here to help.
Our providers are available through the camera of your smartphone, tablet or computer. So, whether you're in your car, at work, at home, it doesn't matter, your provider is just a click of a button away.
Get online, sign up and browse our provider network. Then, when you need it most, wherever you are, just Start Talking. It's that easy.
If you add up all of the time that you've wasted worrying about your problems, is it really worth it? If you could solve your problems, or work through them, the change could not only help your financial situation, but maybe even save a relationship.
Send a message to one of our providers about the issues that are bothering you and start a conversation today. Make a positive change in your life, take the first step and just Start Talking.
See what others have to say about their experiences with Start Talking.
Dr. Farmer is amazing and I truly appreciate everything she did for me. I really like the fact that I can send her a message almost at anytime and she will be there for me shortly after. Great Job!
About Dr. Kathleen Farmer - Psychologist
Sharon is honest, insightful, and helpful. We've worked through some difficult issues and her vision and insight has help made sense of a lot of my issues. I started this process not really knowing what I'd get out of it and am really happy with the results.
About Sharon McGloin - Life Coach
Heather is a wonderful person to converse with. She is a very genuine and kind person who speaks to you on a personal level; she does not just give you textbook answers. She makes you feel safe so you can talk to her, she does not judge and she cares about you as a person. I am happy we are working together.
About Heather Manley - Therapist
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