The Hidden Psychological Crisis That Hurricanes Leave in Their Wake
Some local Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas are hoping to address the PTSD that results from our increasingly frequent weather disasters.
2 days ago
The Rise of a Mysteriously Effective Therapy for Trauma
An increasingly popular treatment called EMDR utilizes a bizarre technique. But mainstream psychologists are embracing it.
Doctors and Emergency Workers Tell Us About the Toll of Treating Gunshot Victims
After the NRA told doctors to stay in their lane on gun control, many spoke out about the visceral results of gun violence.
This Is the Emotional and Financial Cost of Sexual Assault
I sometimes find myself very depressed over the question “who would I be had I not been raped?”
'Rick and Morty' Incest Porn Is Tearing the Show's Fans Apart
RickMorty shippers are testing the boundaries of the First Amendment.
No-Go Zone: Life as a Freelance War Photographer
Australia's Luke Cody explains how he manages fear and stays alive.
Voices of School Shooting Survivors
This Is What Happens After Your School Shooting
You dread telling people where you're from.
Being a 9/11 First Responder Made Me a Fat Vegetarian
Sometimes you remember who you used to be and think, "How did I get here?" It was that motherfucker Osama Bin Laden.
An Armed Robbery Ruined My European Vacation, Then My Life When I Got Home
Sometimes the psychological aftermath is more terrifying than being threatened with murder.
We Asked People What Childhood Moment Shaped Them the Most
Here are the stories people told their therapists about.
Horrifying Stories of People Finding Their Parents' Sex Toys
It's not kink-shaming if it's your parents. With them, anything and everything is gross.
Everything Changes When You Survive a Shooting
I talked with two friends – one a military translator, the other a drug dealer – about how bullets have affected all our lives.