DFW Beauty News: EMOTIONAL WELLNESS APP “STOP BREATHE & THINK” CLOSES $1.3M IN FUNDING

Image Credit: Stop, Breathe & Think

Image Credit: Stop, Breathe & Think

Award-winning emotional wellness app Stop, Breathe & Think announced recently that they raised $1.3 million in funding. The investment led by LaunchPad Digital Health omes on the heels of the company’s recent addition of a Premium IOS Subscription Membership, as well as integrations with new conversational platforms; Kik, Slack and as a skill on Amazon Echo. Co-founded in 2015 by Julie Campistron and Jamie Price, Stop, Breathe & Think began its journey a year ago to transition into a for profit entity, as a Public Benefit Corporation. Strong of over 2.2M organic downloads and over 200,000 Monthly Active Users, the company’s goal is to become the #1 emotional wellness brand for millennials.

After a first investment by Amplify LA earlier this year, Stop, Breathe & Think has closed a $1.3M seed round, with LaunchPad Digital Health as the lead, as well as Aspect Ventures and a group of passionate angels.

"Our mission is to make emotional wellness as accessible and daily as physical exercise. We are pairing our unique emotional data with personalized content, activities and support to help our users every day, and distributing that experience across multiple platforms. Our seed round will fund our product roadmap. We are incredibly excited to be working with LaunchPad Digital Health as we believe their deep experience in health & wellness will be a great catalyst for fulfilling our vision," says Co-founder and CEO Julie Campistron.

“We’ve been seeking the best emotional well being company with the right team for some time, and we found it in Stop, Breathe & Think. The health and wellbeing of the U.S. population will be greatly enhanced by SBT, and its new product launch is already off to a great start and is scaling quickly,” stated Quote from Fred Toney, CEO of LaunchPad Digital Health. Stop Breathe & Think pairs the significant emotional data collected by the app (over 6 million check-ins to date) with personalized content and activities to deliver a daily emotional wellness experience to help users find peace of mind. Stop, Breathe & Think provides users with personalized recommendations and a progress tracker to encourage consistent practice on the platform of their choice. 

About Stop, Breathe & Think

Stop, Breathe & Think is a 5 star rated app paving the way to everyday emotional wellness with customized content and activities based on user emotions. It has become a top ranked app for emotional health. Co-founded by Jamie Price and Julie Campistron, Stop, Breathe & Think has garnered over 2.2M user downloads, 6M emotional check-ins and averages 200K Monthly Active Users. Stop, Breathe & Think was born out of Tools for Peace (TFP), a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring kindness and compassion in everyday life, teaching concrete skill development for at-risk youth and adults. Tools for Peace aims to strengthen and support social and emotional intelligence for people of all ages throughout the world. 10% of Stop Breathe & Think’ net sales work to fund TFP to help further this mission.

Download the App here: http://www.stopbreathethink.org