Frequently Asked Questions

Can My Therapy Buddy replace actual therapy?

The short answer is no. Depending on your situation, you may or may not feel that you need an actual therapist.

We find that the best results come from using My Therapy Buddy with a qualified, professional therapist or psychiatrist.

Is it REALLY free?

Yes! My Therapy Buddy is 100% free to use without any restrictions.

No sign-up required!

One-Time Donation

(gift sessions to a stranger)



We appreciate every donation!

Monthly Donation

(unlocks unlimited access)

What is “self-therapy journaling”?

Self-therapy journaling is an activity that helps your brain make connections, dig deep, and find solutions to whatever you are struggling with.

My Therapy Buddy is designed to take self-therapy journaling to a new level with intuitive prompts and activities that can help even the most apathetic human dig deep without stress.

Who is My Therapy Buddy made for?


My Therapy Buddy is designed for individuals across all walks of life seeking an accessible, confidential mental health tool. Its versatility caters to students, professionals, parents, retirees, and particularly those grappling with chronic conditions like bipolar disorder, PTSD, and eating disorders.

It’s a supportive platform to supplement professional services and navigate mental health journeys.

Why did you create My Therapy Buddy?

In the midst of the 2020 coronavirus outbreak, we saw an immense need for affordable and accessible mental health tools that could be used for a wide range of life situations.

So, we created a solution-focused therapy tool that fills a gap between emergency hotlines and actual therapists.


My Therapy Buddy was born!

How do you store my information?

For security and confidentiality purposes, My Therapy Buddy does NOT store any information from your sessions aside from your email. This is to ensure that you have full control of your sessions. The only information we keep on file is your email so that we can send you your session notes!

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