DiPsy: A digital psychologist

Established: March 14, 2016

DipsyOne out of four people in the world have experienced mental illness at some point in their lives. DiPsy is a digital psychologist presented as a personalized chatbot, who can evaluate, diagnose, treat and study users’ mental processes through natural conversations.

The key skills of DiPsy include:

  • Driving the conversation in a natural and effective way to let users vent out as much as possible.
  • Studying the mental processes of users to diagnose psychological traits (Big-5 personality, novelty-seeking, impulsivity, etc.) and mental disorders (depression, autism, etc.) in a data-driven way.
  • Conducting cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) or early intervention to help at-risk users alleviate and manage their problems by changing the way they think and bedshave in a variety of therapeutic contexts.



Portrait of Xing Xie

Xing Xie

Partner Research Manager