Bea Arthur, LMHC is a Columbia University-trained psychotherapist, startup founder, and author who works with high-performance individuals in high-pressure work environments. Her career took off at the intersection of psychology and technology and her third company, The Difference, provides on-demand access to therapy as Amazon’s first mental health Alexa Skill.
Additionally, Bea was the first African-American female founder in Y Combinator and was named an Entrepreneur to Bet On by Newsweek Magazine as well as one of Bumble’s Most Inspiring New Yorkers. She is an editorial contributor and host for Forbes Women, where she hosts Office Hours, a career therapy digital series where she provides intra-praneurship advice to upwardly mobile women in today’s hottest companies. Finally, she hosts the Sonos-sponsored therapy podcast, Bea The Change.