Mightier, a Boston MA-based proivder of a clinically proven video game system that helps children learn coping skills to improve their emotional health, raised $17M in Series B funding.
The round was led by DigiTx Partners with participation from the Sony Innovation Fund and Boston-based PBJ Capital.
The company, which has raised $29m in total funding to date, intends to use the funds to expand:
- its team and scale its technology to reach more children who struggle with their emotions,
- reach into the healthcare industry through a strategic partnership.
Led by Craig Lund, CEO, Mightier is a clinically validated, at-home solution that pairs video games with clinically validated strategies to build emotional resilience and confidence in children. Developed by clinicians at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, it pairs video games with clinically validated strategies to help children learn the coping skills they need to regulate their emotions by playing and interacting with biofeedback.
Since its launch in 2018, Mightier has helped over 50,000 families with children who struggle with anxiety, tantrums and anger, as well as clinical diagnoses such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD).