Meet The ‘Millennial Psychologist’ Offering Mental Health Advice On Social Media

Doc Riyan is gaining social media clout for helping people cope.

Your Millennial Psychologist, aka Doc Riyan, has thousands of followers on social media. Aside from 20,000 YouTube subscribers, she has 11,000 followers on Instagram and 7,500 on Twitter. She also has a Facebook page that she put up in 2016. It has since garnered over 290,000 followers.

She’s also strong on TikTok. Doc Riyan now has over 150,000 followers, and her videos have about 2,000,000 likes already.

@yourmillennialpsych Tama behavior sa Alfa Mart Antipolo! HAHAHA 🌷 Good luck po sa ating lahat this election! Ito po ang Pangulo ko! 💖 #LeniKiko2022 #AngatBuhayLahat #lenirobredo ♬ original sound – Riyan Portuguez, RPsy, RPm

She also has a podcast called Kapwa Club, where she talks about mental health and other topics. There are eight episodes that you can listen to on Apple Music and Spotify.

Doc Riyan, the influencer

Because Doc Riyan has quite the following, it’s safe to say that she is an influencer already. She uses her platform to shed light on various topics, even those considered taboo.

She talks about mental health, which seems to be a topic that a lot of people look down on. Doc Riyan also discusses gender and sexuality, encouraging young Filipinos to speak up. She is a member and staunch advocate of the LGBTQ+ community, giving credence to her content.

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At first, she used her Facebook page to inspire and help psychology majors. She has since branched out into inspiring other people as well. Doc Riyan has a lot of fans from all walks of life and all ages. 

Comments on her Facebook page posts are those of hope, love, and inspiration. Busy schedule aside, she finds time to post and reply to comments, cementing her fans’ trust in her.

How to reach Your Millennial Psychologist

If you want to see more of Doc Riyan and her content, you can check out her social media accounts. You can also reach her via email.

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