therapist

mental health

Why Is It Still So Hard For Young People of Color to Get Therapy?

More Black and brown millennials are seeking therapy, but there are still major obstacles in a mental health care system designed for white people.
Rajul Punjabi
6.4.19
Side Gigs

I'm a Therapist Who Walks Dogs to Stay Sane and in the Black

After seven or eight hours of listening to people talk about life’s complexities, the simplicity of being with dogs is a relief.
Francesca Sternfeld
12.6.18
Millennials

Dear Millennials, Stop Being Bad Tippers

Know when to share cupcakes, and when to graciously gift some extra cash.
Melissa Kravitz
11.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Therapist Wanted a Client with Mob Ties to Help Her Bash a Guy's Face In, FBI Says

She also allegedly asked to have one of his arms broken so that he "can't do push-ups."
Allie Conti
11.8.18
spending

How to Find a Therapist You Can Actually Afford

With a single session costing as much as $300 in some cities, mental health care can feel more like a privilege than a right. We asked practitioners and patients alike for tips on how to make it work.
Ilana Novick
9.6.18
grief

We Asked a Therapist Why We Grieve Celebrities Like We Knew Them

The grief for a celebrity once they’re gone might take up more emotional space than the feelings we had about them when they were alive.
Rajul Punjabi
6.8.18
Textual Healing

It's Now Easier Than Ever to Talk to a Therapist

You don't even have to speak.
Jordan Rosenfeld
6.22.17
relationships

What I Learned From Revisiting My Three Worst Breakups

Trying to get it right—for once in his life—one man reckons with the ghosts of relationships past.
Neville Flance
4.12.17
confessions

Confessions of a Massage Therapist

They pay for their comfort; I get paid to suspend mine for 60 to 90 minutes at a time.
Maryana Lucia Vestic
1.24.17
Broadly

Why Thinking About 'The One that Got Away' Is Ruining Your Relationships

We asked a therapist to help us understand why we fixate on "the one that got away" and what this means for our future relationships.
Leah Carroll
8.29.16
Stuff

What I Learned Listening to My Patients Talk About Their Sex Lives

I'm a clinical psychologist, and most of my younger patients' anxieties are related to their sexuality.
Laurence Colbert
7.19.16
Stuff

We Spent a Day with a Professional Psychic

They're basically best friends you pay to tell you everything will be OK.
Lauren Duca
7.4.16
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