FinTalks: Entrepreneurs and Mental Health

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FinTalks: Entrepreneurs and Mental Health

Entrepreneurs and Mental Health 

We know how quickly the FinTech industry moves, so DIFC FinTech Hive has created FinTalks – powered by startups – as a collaborative forum to connect with other FinTech, Islamic FinTech, RegTech, and InsurTech enthusiasts to keep up-to-date on the latest industry technology trends and developments.

The sixth edition of FinTalks, brought to you by BE Psychology Center, will discuss entrepreneurs and mental health through a session delivered by Reem Shaheen, Founder of BE Psychology Center. The session will discuss:

  • What is mental health? Why is it important? How does it link to physical health?
  • Identifying the social and personal elements that make entrepreneurs a high risk population for mental health concerns.
  • Discuss the potential interventions to improve mental health status of entrepreneurs.
  • Explore potential support structures.


  • 08:30 AM     Registration
  • 09:00 AM     Welcome - by DIFC FinTech Hive
  • 09:05 AM     Entrepreneurs and Mental Health - by Reem Shaheen
  • 09:45 AM     Q&A
  • 10:00 AM      Networking
  • 10:30 AM      End

We look forward to seeing you there! 
Reem is the founder of BE Psychology Center in Dubai. She is a licensed, U.S.-trained Counseling Psychologist working in the field for 12 years across three countries. She is a member of The American Counseling Association (ACA), Academy of Eating Disorders (AED) and Licensed by the Community Development Authority (CDA). 

Reem also develops workshops and interactive training for corporate entities and individuals focused on maximizing thriving and identifying Mental Health risks at the workplace.Topics include recognizing and managing emotional eating, signs of burnout and how to manage it, Stress reduction, maximizing motivation.