FTX’s “corporate therapist” says he really provided dating advice.
A new career perk has just dropped: a “career coach” who also serves as a personal therapist for much of the company. Of Vice:
In his account, Lerner worked for FTX not exactly as a therapist and certainly not as a doctor, but as a coach, even though he maintained independent doctor-patient relationships with about 20 employees and prescribed medication to at least some of them.
In that capacity, Lerner said, he focused on the well-being of company employees, not just caring about their careers, but their personal lives (and even dating), sometimes looking for “options of potential meetings” for the company’s employees. in the Bahamas in order to keep them in the business without relying on office romance.