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Robin Raskob

Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications / Staff

Robin leads efforts to effectively tell the Hopelab story, raise awareness about products and projects, and influence the way people are thinking about youth, health, and technology. She focuses on content development, marketing strategy, and directing the amazing team who manage Hopelab’s social media presence. With a B.A. in English Literature from Santa Clara University, it’s no surprise that she believes storytelling is one of the most powerful strategies to achieve social impact. Robin was born, raised, and still lives in San Francisco with her husband and daughter.

Content written by Robin Raskob

Smoking Then and Now
Vaping

A reflection on cigarette usage as a teen, how vaping has changed nicotine use among young adults, and how parents can have a proactive discussion.

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Talk Vaping With Your Teen Press Release
Vaping

Talk Vaping With Your Teen is a resources guide to help parents have conversations about ending teen e-cigarette use.

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Hopelab’s Vivibot, the First Chatbot Designed for Young Adult Cancer Survivors, Can Improve Mental Well-being of Users
Chatbots

Study shows award-winning social media chatbot, co-created by young adults with cancer diagnoses, can help reduce anxiety following cancer treatment

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Nurse-Family Partnership Awards Hopelab with the Robert F. Hill Award For Exceptional Impact
Healthcare

Hopelab is honored to receive the Robert F Hill award for exceptional impact from Nurse-Family Partnership

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Nurse-Family Partnership Launches New Digital Platform to Amplify Program’s Impact
Healthcare

NFP launches new digital platform to amplify the program’s impact and help mom’s achieve their goals. The HIPAA-compliant app is called Goal Mama.

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Get Busy Living . . . With Robots
Cancer

The Vivibot team reflection on CancerCon 2019. What if a robot could increase reslilence and decrease distress in young cancer survivors?

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What’s Your Goal Mama: The Science of Practicing Gratitude
Behavior Change

The practice of gratitude is built into our Goal Mama app, but also our Vivibot chatbot for young adult cancer survivors. The benefits are clearly helpful at shifting mindsets and helping reduce anxiety, depression, and boost positive thinking.

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What’s Your Goal Mama: Lead With Your Strengths
Behavior Change

Goal setting allows nurses to give positive reinforcement and celebrate success with their clients and doing it on the Goal Mama platform meets moms where they are, using technology to enhance the engagement.

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What’s Your Goal Mama? Self Care
Behavior Change

When children are tired and run down we tell them to slow down and rest, so why wouldn’t we do the same for ourselves? Self-care is a SMART goal we can all get behind.

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Are You Ok?
Mental Health

There is help. There are resources for those who are struggling with feelings of loneliness, despair, isolation, anger, or hopelessness as well as for those who aren’t struggling but want to help.

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