depression

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Good God, the Trailer for 'Toy Story 4' Is Just Unbelievably Depressing

This thing is, somehow, shaping up to be even sadder than the first three.
Nicole Clark
3.19.19
Health

I Tried Cold Water Swimming to See if the Rumored Health Benefits Were Real

More and more people are starting their days with a dip in ice cold water, with some saying it dramatically improves their ability to manage depression.
Angus Harrison
3.4.19
entertainment

What to Watch According to How Sad You Are This February

Whether you’re heartbroken or politically distraught, there are plenty of ways to indulge in misery.
Mica Lemiski
2.22.19
Film

'Two for Joy' Isn't Your Standard 'Gritty' Drama

We spoke to British filmmaker Tom Beard about his first feature length, which deals with grief, depression, class and, ultimately, hope.
Oliver Lunn
2.18.19
Internet

Brand Twitter Is Absurd, and It Will Only Get Worse

SunnyD tweets about depression. Steak-umm is lonely. Wendy's is sassy. Do we actually want our brands to be that "human"?
Alex Norcia
2.13.19
mental health

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.
Noel Ransome
2.11.19
tv

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.'
Kevin Koczwara
1.9.19
GAMES

My Biggest Revelations of 2018 Came from an Indie Video Game

'Celeste' helped me manage my anxiety and taught me to be kinder to myself.
Nicole Clark
12.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Why Are We Obsessed with Self-Care?

And what does the trend reveal about mental health care in America?
VICE Staff
12.19.18
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Sanity Checklist

If you’re trying to get your head on straight, this is the most fundamental place to start.
Rajul Punjabi
12.18.18
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

The Young and the Uncared For

The dark truths behind our obsession with self-care.
Shayla Love
12.11.18
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

Going Underground

The resurgence in clinical trials into the effectiveness of LSD, MDMA, and psilocybin in treating depression and trauma has received widespread publicity. But outside the labs, regular people are taking psychedelic therapy into their own hands.
Jenny Valentish
12.10.18
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