SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Coa, an online emotional fitness studio for live classes and one-on-one therapy, announced a $3 million seed round today. Coa’s funding round was led by Crosslink Ventures with RedSea Ventures and Alpaca VC participating alongside Neil Parikh, Founder of Casper, several angel investors, and professional basketball player and mental health advocate Kevin Love. Coa was co-founded by Alexa Meyer and Dr. Emily Anhalt.
“On average, people wait 11 years between the onset of mental health symptoms and seeking treatment,” said NBA All-Star and Coa investor Kevin Love. “Coa is rethinking how we approach mental health to make it easier for people to take that first step and get ongoing support. In turn, this will change the way people approach emotional fitness and hopefully seek support earlier.”
Coa’s online Emotional Fitness Studio will feature live, therapist-led classes designed