psychology

Culture

Anxiety Is Our New Religion

Psychoanalyst Jamieson Webster explains why everyone's on meds and no one's fucking.
Gideon Jacobs
12.7.18
tv

Is Chidi in the Bad Place Because of a Diagnosable Mental Illness?

Holy forking shirtballs.
Sydnee Lyons
11.29.18
How to Exist OK

What It's Like Knowing You'll Die of Cancer at 35

"I’ve realized that it’s not my job to make anyone feel good. It’s my job to be honest."
Gideon Jacobs
11.2.18
VICE Guide to Life

Psychologists Told Us How to Live with Another Human for the First Time

Basically, don’t be nasty.
Beckett Mufson
9.26.18
tv

'Maniac' Nails What It's Like Living with Mental Illness

The Netflix series stars Emma Stone and Jonah Hill as New Yorkers seeking a psychological cure-all.
Kara Weisenstein
9.26.18
Books

The Bizarre Untold Origin Story of the Myers-Briggs Personality Indicator

How a mother-daughter team created the pseudoscientific quiz that conquered the world.
Nicole Clark
9.5.18
Instagram

Experts Explain Why 'Doin' it for the Gram' Makes Us Do Dumb Things

"As everything becomes a reality show, we forget that reality shows are actually staged, and we think that daily life is a reality show when it’s not."
Kara Weisenstein
7.13.18
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
violent times

The Ex-Commando Who Reenacts His War on a Paintball Field

“If it’s no use worrying, what’s the point of crying?”
Mahmood Fazal
7.3.18
crime

My Time in an Outlaw Motorcycle Club Taught Me It's OK to Cry

Imagine a culture in which dead friends and lost childhoods are the norm.
Mahmood Fazal
5.13.18
incels

We Asked a Sex Therapist What It's Like to Help An Incel Get Laid

It's a balancing act.
Allie Conti
5.11.18
Comics!

'A Psychedelic Rorschach Test,' Today's Comic by Brian Blomerth

In an attempt to have a breakthrough, Yorna takes an extremely odd Rorschach test.
Brian Blomerth
4.2.18
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