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August 21, 2023

Providence Mission Hospital partners with Marvin Behavioral Health to support mental wellness

Marina Del Rey, California - Providence Mission Hospital, a leading healthcare provider dedicated to delivering exceptional care, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Marvin Behavioral Health, a trailblazing telehealth platform specializing in mental health services for healthcare professionals. This collaboration is aimed at prioritizing the mental health and well-being of its medical staff by offering them access to Marvin's telehealth services.


The modern healthcare landscape places immense demands on medical professionals, making it crucial to address their mental well-being and ensure they receive the support they need to thrive. Providence Mission Hospital is committed to nurturing a positive and supportive work environment for its physicians, recognizing that their mental wellness directly impacts the quality of care they provide to patients. Through the partnership with Marvin Behavioral Health, Providence Mission Hospital reaffirms its dedication to promoting the mental health of its healthcare professionals.

By offering Marvin services, Providence Mission Hospital empowers its medical staff with seamless access to confidential counseling and therapy sessions, allowing them to address stress, burnout, anxiety, and other mental health challenges effectively.

“While we have consistently offered our caregivers and physicians a variety of mental health resources, this partnership with Marvin adds a new dimension by offering “peer to peer” support for physicians,” shares Dr. Melanie Wolf, chief medical officer at Providence Mission Hospital. 

“This partnership reflects a very intentional step to provide our physicians with the resources they need to prioritize their mental health and resilience. A healthy workforce is essential to delivering exceptional patient care, and this partnership aligns perfectly with our commitment to excellence."

The Marvin platform offers a comprehensive range of mental health services tailored to the unique needs of physicians. From one-on-one matching with licensed therapists to specialized support groups, Marvin provides a diverse array of resources to enhance mental wellness. The platform's accessibility allows physicians to seek support on their own terms, ensuring they can integrate mental health care into their busy schedules.

"We are excited to collaborate with Providence Mission Hospital to extend our services to their valued healthcare professionals," said John Bracaglia, CEO of Marvin Behavioral Health. "Marvin is committed to empowering individuals in their mental health journeys, and through this partnership, we can make a meaningful impact on the well-being of those who dedicate their lives to caring for others. Together, we can build a healthier, more resilient healthcare community."

Providence Mission's partnership with Marvin Behavioral Health underscores the organization's dedication to supporting its physicians and fostering a culture of well-being. The launch with Providence Mission is an important step in Marvin’s broader collaboration with Providence Health, following an initial support program with the community at Swedish Health in Seattle, WA. By providing access to Marvin services, Providence Mission Hospital reinforces its commitment to the health and happiness of its health care professionals, recognizing that their vitality is the foundation of exceptional patient care.

About Marvin Behavioral Health:

Marvin Behavioral Health is a pioneering telehealth company focused on delivering personalized and convenient mental health services to individuals seeking support. Through its secure platform, Marvin connects users with licensed therapists and mental health professionals, offering a range of services to address various mental health challenges.

About Providence Mission:

Providence Mission Hospital is a state-of-the-art, 504-bed acute care regional medical center in Mission Viejo, California. As one of the busiest designated adult and pediatric Level II Trauma Centers in the state of California, Providence Mission provides a full range of reputable specialty health care services with highly skilled teams treating a multitude of complex conditions. Services include a full range of expertise in cardiovascular, neuroscience and spine, orthopedics, cancer care, women's services, mental health and wellness, head and neck, and a variety of other specialty services. Providence Mission Hospital Laguna Beach provides coastal communities with 24-hour emergency and intensive care as well as medical-surgical/telemetry services, orthopedics, general and GI surgery. CHOC at Providence Mission Hospital is a 54-bed facility that is the areas only dedicated pediatric hospital.


For media inquiries or further information, please contact:

Michelle Rider

Chief Marketing Officer, Marvin


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