Who We Are
Affective Software, Inc is a software company with patented technology founded by world renowned psychologists Dr. John Gottman and Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman, The Gottman Institute, Rafael Lisitsa, and other colleagues to develop and deliver the Gottmans' famous “Love Lab", "The Gottman Assistant for Clinicians", "The Gottman Relationship Coach", and related groundbreaking marriage and relationship counseling methods and technologies to the mass market. Dr. Vladimir Brayman (CTO) joined the company soon after its creation.
Our mission is to democratizе research-based assessment and intervention methods and deliver them to ALL those who need them.
Together with our sister company, The Gottman Institute, we strive to reach out to individuals, couples and families in order to help cultivate and maintain greater love and health in their relationships. It is our goal to maкe our services accessible to the broadest reach of people across race, religion, class, culture, sexual orientation, and ethnicity. Affective Software is combining the Gottmans’ science with cutting edge expertise in software, AI and Machine Learning to deliver proven relationship couples’ assessment methods and intervention exercises оп smartphones, tablets and computers.
Co-founder, President & CEO
Co-founder, Chief Scientist
TV appearances include Good Morning America, Today, CBS Morning News, Anderson Cooper, and Oprah. Author of 2 patents.