Emily Reynolds

Social Media

The Rise of the Instagram Therapist

With more therapists than ever on social media, we should ask whether they need to follow a new set of guidelines.
Emily Reynolds
8.12.19
disability

All the Ways Austerity Has Ruined the Lives of Disabled People

We spoke to Frances Ryan about her new book, 'Crippled: Austerity and the Demonisation of Disabled People'.
Emily Reynolds
6.13.19
vice

Students Are Looking to Each Other for Mental Health Support

Peer support is an important part of recovery, but universities must also improve their services.
Emily Reynolds
5.2.19
Internet

Why You Should Make a 'Digital Will'

We spoke to psychologist Elaine Kasket about her new book, 'All the Ghosts in the Machine', which looks at what happens to our data when we die.
Emily Reynolds
3.28.19
mental health

Why the UK's Mental Health Act Needs to Be Reformed

Conceived in 1983, when people in hospital for mental illness weren’t allowed to vote, problems with the Act mean it often does more harm than good.
Emily Reynolds
11.28.18
mental health

Stop Telling Me Food Will Cure My Depression

No diet plan, no one foodstuff, is a panacea; nor will it provide a magic “cure” for any mental illness.
Emily Reynolds
10.4.18

Big Dick Energy: Explained

What is it? Who has it? Who does not? And other questions as well.
Emily Reynolds
6.26.18
Health

How to Look After Your Mental Health During Freshers Week

Here are a few tips, just in case between being sick everywhere and kissing total strangers, you find yourself struggling.
Emily Reynolds
9.22.16
Stuff

How Not to Talk to a Woman Wearing Headphones

First up: maybe don't! Second point: no the second point is the same as the first, maybe don't.
Emily Reynolds
8.30.16
Health

How to Move to Another Country When You Have a Mental Illness

Emigrating is stressful enough when you're well, but it gets more complicated if you have mental health problems to contend with.
Emily Reynolds
8.3.16
The Noisey Guide To Music and Mental Health

What's It Like to Be In a Band When You're Living With Bipolar Disorder?

"When you’re manic," explains Patrick Stickles from Titus Andronicus, "it can be dangerous to have a lot of people respond to it positively."
Emily Reynolds
5.16.16
Stuff

I Sent Everyone I've Ever Had Sex with a Survey to Find Out How Good I Am in Bed

Apparently I'm a bit "ferocious", but I give great head.
Emily Reynolds
3.31.15