psychiatry

Film

The Conspiracy Behind 'Three Identical Strangers' Is Beyond Messed Up

The triplets from the film spoke with VICE about the shadowy reason they were separated at birth.
Kara Weisenstein
7.9.18
entertainment

You Need to Watch 'Legion,' the Weirdest Show on TV

This wild superhero drama is more surreal than a Dalí painting.
Kara Weisenstein
6.13.18
Drugs

The Long, Strange History of Psychotropic Drugs in America

From insane asylums to Lithium and Prozac to a future that may be increasingly about mushrooms and LSD.
Seth Ferranti
2.14.18
LGBTQ

Finding Therapy Isn’t Easy for Queer and Trans People of Color

Therapy is an overwhelmingly white profession, one that can be insensitive to the needs of those with intersectional identities. This is how QTPOC find therapy that helps, rather than hurts.
Arielle Gray
12.7.17
hysteria

What It's Like to Believe You're Constantly Being Watched

VICE meets up with a few Americans who claim they're victims of "gang stalking"—a vast organized surveillance plot.
VICE Staff
11.7.17
politics

These Psychiatrists Want to Test the President's Mental Health

"Mr. Trump's patterns of pathology have become so consistent and difficult to conceal that it is likely that he is highly impaired."
Elizabeth Nicholas
10.12.17
true crime

The 'Mad Bomber' Whose Serial Explosions Terrorized 50s New York

An immigrant who felt betrayed by society haunted New York City until a new technique called criminal profiling brought him down.
Seth Ferranti
4.24.17
Health

Scenes from My Time in a Psychiatric Hospital

After a series of manic episodes, I was admitted to the Centre Hospitalier de Saint-Anne in Paris. That's where I met a nymphomaniac, a medium and the reincarnation of Christ.
Louise De Breteuil
12.12.16
Stuff

Why Your Next Relationship Probably Won't Be Any Better Than Your Current One

Psychiatrist Adelheid Kastner thinks ending a relationship just because you think you can do better is a bad idea.
Wlada Kolosowa
11.29.16
Stuff

How People Deal with Their Nervous Breakdowns

Losing your mind is painful, but it's also a pain in the ass.
Mike Pearl
7.13.16
nba draft 2016

Meet the Sports Psychologist Training the Minds of the NBA's Top Draft Prospects

Graham Betchart built a career as a "mental skills" coach for top NBA draft prospects like Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns. Now he's trying to build a brand.
Matthew Giles
6.23.16
Stuff

We Asked an Expert if One Pill Can Have Lasting Effects on the Brain

He said it largely depends on the personality of the user and what they are going through before they take the drug.
Matthieu Beigbeder
2.2.16
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