Paralign is an online app-based networking platform, enabling people to connect with others by sharing their feelings and help those with mental health issues

Country: USA

Year: 2016

Concept

  • Paralign is a social platform used via app or web, that allows the users to anonymously share thoughts and connect with others thinking about the same things
  • The app has a supportive community where users empower one another and allow them to be genuine and authentic without the fear of being judged, which is its’ differentiating factor compared with other more popular social networking platforms (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • With Natural Language Processing* (NLP) and Machine Learning, Paralign facilitates users to learn more about themselves while understanding their thought patterns over time
  • Paralign offers feedback to users about their thoughts and mood patterns to help them become more aware of themselves

Consumer Benefits

  • Anonymous: there’s an option to remain anonymous to let the user freely express themselves without the fear of being judged or being recognised
  • Supportive network: the app allows people to share thoughts, unwind and socially connect with others via journaling, and find a peaceful state of mind and supportive network
  • Possibility of meditation: depending on the user’s state of mind, and their thought pattern over several days of use, the app offers meditation to the users

How To Use

  • Users can download the app for free on either Google Play or Apple Store
  • Once the user signs up, the app offers an interactive environment for the user to express their mood, journal their feelings, help them connect with people in a similar state of mind or find people with opposite state of mind, options to meditate etc