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Built for kids and teens, here for you

Navigating parenthood can be difficult enough. Getting help shouldn't be. When your child needs support building social-emotional skills or is dealing with behavioral or mental health challenges like low self-esteem, ADHD, anxiety, or depression, think of Brightline as your trusted parenting partner.

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Created for parents, by parents who get it

We know that finding the right mental health support for your family’s needs is challenging — and we’re on a mission to make it easy.

A note from Naomi

Hi there!

I’m Naomi, co-founder and CEO of Brightline. Our expert care team provides families nationwide with in-network virtual therapy, coaching, and psychiatry for kids and teens.

I started Brightline because when my son started showing signs of anxiety, navigating the broken system showed me firsthand how hard finding trustworthy care for your kids can be. Between sitting on months-long waitlists and being sent to provider directories without getting in touch with an actual human—all while my child still didn’t have the care he needed—it took a toll on my own mental health. 

Through Brightline, I hope to give families like yours the support I wish mine had — personalized expert care, when you actually need it.

When you're helping your child navigate behavioral and mental health challenges like self-esteem, ADHD, or depression, or trying to build their social-emotional skills, you can think of us as your trusted partner in parenting.

Parenthood can be difficult enough. Getting help shouldn't be.

We can’t wait to meet your family.

Naomi Allen

Naomi Allen

Co-founder & CEO

Learn more about how we’re transforming family mental health care

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Awards

World's 50 Most Innovative and No. 2 in the Health Category

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Winner of FierceHealthcare's Fierce 15 of 2022

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Best New Startup in the 2021 Top 50 Digital Health Awards

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Fast Company World Changing Ideas 2021: On the Rise

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EHIR Innovator Spring 2021 Traction Award Winner

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Our corporate leadership

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Naomi Allen

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

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Gary Alpert

Chief Strategy Officer

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Myra Altman, PhD
Myra Altman, PhD

Chief Clinical Officer

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Amy Chen
Amy Chen

Chief Marketing Officer

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Dr. David Grodberg
David Grodberg, MD

Chief Psychiatric Officer

President of Brightline Medical Associates

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Kevin Miller

Chief Financial Officer

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Aleksandra Peters

Chief People Officer

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Romy Saloner

Chief Care Delivery Officer

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Haleigh Tebben

Chief Commercial Officer

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Sarah Weatherhead

General Counsel

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Our care leadership

Dr. David Grodberg
David Grodberg, MD

Chief Psychiatric Officer

President of Brightline Medical Associates

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Dorothy Loren
Dorothy Loren, PhD

Senior Clinical Manager

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Irene Smith
Irene Biscante, NBC-HWC

Vice President of Coaching

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Kendra Read, PhD

Vice President of Therapy

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Honora Einhorn, MSW, LICSW, MA

Senior Clinical Manager

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Jennifer La Guardia, PhD

Vice President of Care Innovation

Our advisors

Dena Bravata
Dena Bravata, MD, MS

Co-Founder, Lyra Health

Former CMO/Head of Product at Castlight Health

Scott Serota
Scott Serota

Former President and CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Our investors

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We’re transforming how kids, teens, and families get the mental health care they need. Interested in joining us? We can’t wait to meet you.

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Working parents and caregivers are more stressed and worried about their kids than ever. We're here to help.