Get to Know Us

Welcome to Verywell Mind, where you can find trusted information about mental health.


Think of us as your friend who also happens to be a therapist or a psychology professor. Whether you are looking for ways to better manage stress, understand a condition like ADHD, or learn more about why we dream, get the guidance you need to be healthy and happy.

Know more. Live brighter.

Meet Our Team

We are proud to play a part in helping you live your best life. Our experienced team is committed to creating content you not only turn to, but count on along the way.

Senior Management Team


Neil Vogel

General Manager, Health

Rob Parisi

General Manager, Fit, Family, and Mind

Rachel Berman, RD

Editorial Team

Editorial Director

Brett Spiegel, MPH

Associate Editorial Director

Emily Faherty

Senior Editor

Leyla Shamayeva, MS, RD


Nick Ingalls, MA

Associate Social Media Editor

NiQyira Rajhi

Email Manager

Mike Staino

Email Associate

Renee Ruggeri

Editorial Research Analyst

Tarik Najeddine, MA

Medical Review Board

We pride ourselves on ensuring that Verywell Mind leaves you feeling confident in the next steps you'll take on the path to feeling well and finding balance.

That's why we work hard to provide you with comprehensive content that you, above all, can rely on. Our articles are not only written by experienced doctors, therapists, and other experts, but vetted for accuracy by board-certified physicians.

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Contact Us

Whether you have a comment or suggestion to share, we look forward to hearing from you. Feel free to reach out by emailing

If you have a personal health concern, we encourage you to seek the advice of your healthcare professional.

For press inquiries, email us at

Write for Us

Our writers not only have deep expertise in the topics they cover, but an undeniable passion to help others live and feel their best. Sound like you? Email our team—maybe you can write for us.

We are looking for experienced, qualified online freelance writers who share in our mission to provide mental health content that is not only reliable, but that leaves readers feeling educated, empowered, and understood. We have high standards, something everyone that writes for us is very proud of.

Please note that we do not accept unsolicited guest-authored articles, blogs, or posts.

Work With Us

If you’re a collaborative, engaged, bright, and creative talent looking to join a company that prides itself on innovation, good ideas, diversity, and a love of making the lives of those it touches through its work better, we have a seat at the table for you.

Join our crew of top-notch editors, designers, programmers, and others as we continue to make Verywell Mind a leading source of mental health information.

Verywell Mind is a Dotdash brand and part of the IAC family of websites.

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Advertise With Us

Verywell Mind offers the highest value to advertisers through a combination of scale, credibility, and intent. Interested in advertising with us? Email us at, or check out our media kit to learn more.

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This page was last updated on February 5, 2018