We talked to some doctors about the work strains that are making them feel anxious and despondent.
As a charismatic teen, Paul Alexander seemed destined for greatness. But then he vanished.
Or will the proliferation of apps designed to help mental wellbeing provide an excuse for keeping mental health services underfunded?
The game about depression is the story of a career you never wanted, a gym you never joined, the novel you didn't even start.
You're not the only one who turns into Picasso after 10 mg of Ambien.
We talked to the new wave of comedians and performance artists who are tackling issues like depression, anxiety, and the challenges that men face talking about those disorders in the public arena.
There is a voice in my head that tells me I am constantly on the verge of a catastrophe. Mysteriously, over the last few weeks a new voice has emerged, and it's telling the first one to shut the fuck up.
I've listened to people who were oblivious that they were pedophiles and women too terrified to leave their husbands.
We talked to some leading psychologists who think that movie's the potential to increase society's understanding of problems like schizophrenia, depression, and anxiety.
Aura Medical Corporation ran a chain of facilities where people could treat depression, bipolar disorder, and PTSD with ketamine—but these clinics were recently shut down amid controversy.
"There's something about horror stories, where it's funny to hear these terrible, horrific fucking things happening. It's good, it's... got this cracking feeling to it, where it's safe, it's fiction."
Waking up beside a stranger with no memory of why I was naked, losing wallets and friends on the regular. Blacking out at a prof's house. None of this struck me as a big deal at the time.
A whole nation's mental health is crumbling under five years of austerity and six months of tough negotiations.
With more Brits than ever turning to antidepressants, some experts see the death knell ringing for the treatment.
I was on the Pill for nine years before I realised the side effects – crazy mood swings, decreased libido, anhedonia – were actually side effects, and not hallmarks of my personality.
Legions of young girls are consulting untrained professionals online for advice about their depression and anxiety.
Roughly 146 million people suffer from at least one body-focused repetitive behavior, such as obsessive skin picking or hair pulling. Why isn't more treatment available?
The anxiety I had from nearly dying almost submerged my life in depression and fear. But I had an escape. I'd turn on a gaming console, play a bit, and it would all fade away—if only for a while.
There is nothing more uncomfortable than feeling as though you are not in complete control of the systems that function within you. You know there is no logical reason for feeling this way. And yet, in spite of it all, you do.
In light of Tim Hunt's comments, everyone's been weighing in on whether men or women cry more often. But who cares? What's wrong with a little weep every now and then?
A few months ago, sitting on a tram at lunchtime, I noticed a young girl staring at me with her mouth wide open. Staring back I thought: There's nothing like the puzzled look of a child on public transport to tell you you're not passing.
Death makes us vulnerable, incoherent, and depressed. Death doulas are here to help.
I've begun to think that my feelings of depression are trying to tell me something pure and true—a message from my soul about the way I live my life and the nature of life itself.
I was in an antisocial shell after a suicide attempt, but multiplayer gaming brought me back.