mental illness

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Ohio Jail Guards Plead Guilty After Video Shows Them Beating Mentally Ill Man Strapped to a Chair

The Cleveland-area jail has come under harsh scrutiny due to alleged civil rights violations and inmate deaths.

7.5.19

‘Sea of Solitude’ Is a Beautiful but Imperfect Exploration of Loneliness

A stunningly atmospheric world is held back by an inconsistent story.

6.4.19

Why Is It Still So Hard For Young People of Colour to Get Therapy?

More Black and brown millennials are seeking therapy, but there are still major obstacles in a mental health care system designed for white people.

5.31.19

Postpartum OCD Is Real. This Is What You Need to Know About It

The sheer volume of terrifying thoughts can transform new-parent nerves into unmanageable anxiety.

5.13.19

What Ramadan Is Like When You Have an Eating Disorder

It’s easier to starve myself without arousing suspicion when everyone around me is fasting.

4.30.19

How to Look After Your Mental Health as a Student

A no-bullshit guide covering alcohol consumption to study management.

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1.18.19

Humanizing Portraits of Mentally Ill Inmates at Cook County Jail

The jail has become the largest mental health care provider in the US.

1.9.19

Aya Cash Thinks 'You're The Worst' Is the Most Romantic Comedy On TV

'We're all fucked up and you just have to find the right other kind of person who is also fucked up and compliments your fucked up-ness.'

11.7.18

Charlamagne tha God Wants More Men to Get Vulnerable

In celebration of his new book, 'Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me,' we spoke to the radio host about his fears, fame, and therapy.

9.28.18

I'm on Death Row for Punching a Man

After three decades, I feel like I’m dying a slow death.

9.27.18

'Maniac' Nails What It's Like Living with Mental Illness

The Netflix series stars Emma Stone and Jonah Hill as New Yorkers seeking a psychological cure-all.

8.7.18

PTSD, Suicide and Despair: The Silent Perils of Being a Firefighter

The most dangerous part of the job can come when firefighters are off the clock.

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