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Stressed Out, Dropping Out: COVID Has Taken Its Toll On Uni...

It’s a tough time to be a university student. Amid a global pandemic, overstretched mental health services and sweeping university staff cuts, students have...

Schizophrenia Is 2nd Highest Risk Factor For Dying Of COVID-19, After...

Previous studies had found that people with mental illnesses, particularly depression and schizophrenia — a condition that causes distortions in thinking and perception —...

If The Government Doesn’t Act Now, Mental Illness Will Be The...

If you know that level of suffering may be coming down the tracks, then the government has a duty to take the lead in...

‘Nine Months Into It, The Adrenaline Is Gone And It’s Just...

In March, during the first week of the San Francisco Bay Area’s first-in-the-nation stay-at-home order, KHN spoke with emergency department physicians working on the...

Need Mental Health Help? Your Suburb Could Determine If You Can...

At some point, you might need mental health support. See how your postcode influences your chances of getting it...

Woman, 22, Removes Mum From Care Home After Watching Her Suffer...

Lucy Challoner, who lost her dad to suicide, said she can no longer stand the pain of seeing her mum suffer so will bring...

Freedom Lost: The Generation Coming Of Age In Australia’s Pandemic-Fuelled Recession

A new cohort of young Australians is facing a perfect storm of uncertainty. But the problems started long before 2020...

Spending Review: Chancellor To Announce £500m For Mental Health

The chancellor will announce a £500m package to support mental health services in England after increased demand for support during the pandemic...

Police Have Shot People Experiencing A Mental Health Crisis. Who Should...

Daniel Prude was experiencing a mental health crisis in March when Rochester, New York, police officers responding to a 911 call pinned him to...

Best SAD Lamps To Help You Survive The Winter Months

Winter blues are real, the cold weather doesn't just bring along a chill in the air, it also brings decreases the pep in our...

‘Dangerous’ Cut To Mental Health Services At N.J. Schools Is Restored

We fought alongside parents, teachers and administrators to undo these dangerous budget cuts, and we won."

Eternal Beauty Review – A Bold But Jarring Sketch Of Schizophrenia

Sally Hawkins leads this attempt to bring empathy to the questionable history of mental illness in cinema..

Yew Trees Hospital: Ten Staff Suspended At Mental Health Unit

Inspectors said CCTV footage recorded at the Yew Trees hospital in Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, appeared to show episodes of "physical and emotional abuse". The details...

Ask The Doctor: ‘I’m Barely Getting Myself Through The Day. Am...

I am constantly tired and feel like I am barely getting through the day. I don't find the mornings too bad, but by early...

Coronavirus: Online Program Offering Free Psychological Therapy Sessions To B.C. Residents

A tremendously popular program, which allows free access to a clinical psychologist during the COVID-19 pandemic, is undergoing some changes to help deal with...

Pollution And Mental Health

Psychological research has advanced alongside this, meaning several contributing biological factors of particular psychiatric disorders have been identified. However, genetic studies have failed to...

With Eating Disorders, Looks Can Be Deceiving

Distorted eating behaviors occur in young people irrespective of their weight, gender, race, ethnicity or sexual orientation...

Mental Illness Is Not Just Depression

A long-known notion has been followed regarding mental illnesses. A person with mental illness is described as “paagal” and is imagined to behave eccentrically....

COVID-19 Webinar 14: Mental HealthAnd Poverty Alleviation

The Lancet Psychiatry, Mental Health Innovation Network, MHPSS.net and United for Global Mental Health organise a series of weekly webinars designed to provide policy...

Visual Arts Help Marginalized Youth Learn Mindfulness And Self-Compassion

How do girls feel before and after learning mindfulness? The six girls in our program, aged 11 and 12, drew pictures showing that learning...

Mental Health Crisis Spawned By Coronavirus Fears And Lockdown Could Be...

The COVID-19 pandemic, which has shuttered much of the U.S. economy for more than two months, infected 1.6 million Americans and claimed the lives...

‘Don’t Push People Outside Of Their Comfort Zones Too Fast’: How...

The UK spent eight weeks in total lockdown, only allowing people to leave home for essential reasons, before the government started announcing plans to...

Take A Deep Breath: Making Risk-Based Decisions In The Coronavirus Era

Just last week, it seemed OK to have lunch out or maybe meet up with friends for a game of pickup soccer. Now, in...

Mental Health Toll Of Coronavirus To Create ‘Second Wave’ Of Pandemic,...

As Australia continues to flatten its curve of coronavirus cases, mental health experts are warning a "much deeper, longer curve" lies ahead as the...

How To Develop A Deep Connection With Your True Essence

This is the Dawn of a New Age and there is so much that is shifting and changing right now. But what can you...

Dutch Court Approves Euthanasia In Cases Of Advanced Dementia

Doctors in the Netherlands are able to carry out euthanasia on patients with severe dementia without fear of prosecution even if the patient no...

Coronavirus: Front-Line NHS Ataff ‘At Risk Of PTSD’

NHS staff on the front line of the coronavirus pandemic could develop anxiety, burnout, or post-traumatic stress disorder, the BBC has been told. Psychological...

Good Vibes Only? Why Positive Thinking Can Be Bad For Your...

Perhaps it's all Oprah's fault, or the Happy Pear boyos, or any Instagram influencer going. It's hard to pinpoint when exactly it started, but...

Study Finds 59.3% Of Individuals Have Depression In The Last Month...

Depression impacts quality of life at all life stages, but little is known about the factors related to depression in the last year of...

Speak Your Mind And HSBC: A Powerful New Global Mental Health...

Campaigning for better mental health support and investment is incredibly rewarding, but can be hard at times. So we should make time to celebrate...
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