The Rise of a Mysteriously Effective Therapy for Trauma
An increasingly popular treatment called EMDR is bizarre to say the least. But mainstream psychologists are embracing it.
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.
I Lost My Own Therapist to Suicide
It’s been about a year since Mark’s death. In that time, my perspective on empathy has changed dramatically.
Dominatrixes Tell Us What Makes a Good Sub
Ease in slowly, ask questions, and don’t mistake your domme for a therapist.
What It's Like to Be Diagnosed With Depression at Eight Years Old
"In year 4, getting up each day was a battle for me and my parents. I began finding it difficult to walk. I started getting excruciating headaches."
A Cynic’s Guide to Meditation
After a string of upsetting life events, I threw myself headfirst into meditation to deal with my anxieties—despite my apprehension that the practice was yet another bit of BS modernity.
This Mental Health Worker Is Using Tarot Cards to Help Her Twitter Followers
Jessica Dore's approach combines card pulling with behavioural therapy information to educate people on mental health.
How Do You Know When to Quit Therapy?
When I imagined finishing therapy it was always with a sense of capability and optimism, but what I got instead was the overwhelming feeling that I was giving up.
This Mental Health Podcaster Told Me How to Deal with the Death of My Friend
I spoke to comedian Mike Brown about what it means to be a black man in search of therapy.
A Melbourne Hospital Will Trial Magic Mushroom Therapy for Dying Patients
Australia's first shroom trial is set to take place at St Vincent's Hospital in April.
Is Ayahuasca Mainstream Now?
The psychoactive Amazonian brew is gaining traction among a widening group of people.
How to Exist OK
Anxiety Is Our New Religion
Psychoanalyst Jamieson Webster explains why everyone's on meds and no one's fucking.