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Elevatr's app provides affordable and fast support for depression and anxiety by connecting peers and professionals in on-demand counseling sessions.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location New York, NY, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2017
  • Employees 2
  • Incorporation Type LLC
  • Website elevatr.com

Company Summary

Elevatr is a mental health technology company with an iOS application that helps people with depression and anxiety find immediate and affordable support from peers and professionals. Our application matches peers for free private support chats and provides a public forum for advice on mental illness. Users can also buy short counseling sessions from licensed practitioners on-demand - this is our primary source of revenue... for now.


  • Aaron is a pragmatic idealist. He left his promising 5 year career as an engineer in defense and aerospace to focus on exciting new ventures with unquestionably positive social missions. He's cofounder of a mental health tech startup and advisor to an NYU affiliated neuroscience tech venture and a Brooklyn-based sharing economy platform. He earned a degree in techology from Purdue University and an MBA at NYU Stern.

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    CEO and Founder

    Dr. Zyskind is a pediatrician in private practice in NYC. He went to Brooklyn College of the City University of New York and graduated from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He completed his pediatric residency at North Shore-LIJ Health System. He is an advisor to several health start-ups, has published in the field of Pediatrics, and serves as a clinical instructor at the New York University School of Medicine.