'Alien Body Two: Identity Crisis,' Today's Comic by Valentine Gallardo
Valentine details more about her battle with bulimia and self-harm.
What It’s Like to Be a Cutter in Prison
This isn’t a place that provides treatment, help, or even empathy to those who suffer from stress, depression, and mental illness.
Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult
In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
4 Ways to Calm Down When You're Freaking Out at Work
When a frustrating situation makes your head explode, try this advice.
Depression Tattoos Can Help People Cope
“It’s almost like a battle scar in some ways."
Twitter Updated Its Rules Around Tweeting About Self-Harm and Suicide
More specific guidelines outline what the platform won’t tolerate when it comes to encouraging suicide.
Nightmares Are Especially Disturbing When You Have a Mental Illness
Researchers explore the link between bad dreams and the desire to self-harm.
Google Searches About Suicide Increased After Netflix’s ‘13 Reasons Why’
Many mental health experts worried the show glamorized suicide.
The Challenges of Blocking Self-Harm Imagery on Social Media
A new study examines the roles social platforms like Twitter, Tumblr, and Instagram can, or should, play in stopping the spread of graphic self-harm imagery.
When Suicide Happens at Immigration Detention Centers, Who Is to Blame?
According to a recent report, serious lapses in mental health care at immigration detention centers across the US has led to premature and preventable deaths.
The Social Network
When Death Becomes Social Media Spectacle
Media professionals are wary of Facebook moderation guidelines.
What's Freaking Me Out
Why Biting Your Nails and Picking Scabs Feels Weirdly Satisfying
These behaviors are all natural—to an extent.