mental health

News

the new yayoi kusama documentary will explore mental health in japanese culture

'Kusama -- Infinity' will uncover how Yayoi overcame the trauma of growing up in Japan during World War II to become one of the biggest selling and most popular artists in the world.
Georgie Wright
8.18.18
Film

meet helena howard, breakout star of 'madeline's madeline'

As a disturbed teenage actor in 'Madeline's Madeline,' Helena Howard gives one of the most haunting performances of the year. But she has no desire to do Hollywood blockbusters.
Hannah Ongley
8.12.18
Culture

even instagram knows it's bad for your mental health

Instagram and Facebook are rolling out tracking tools to tell you how much time you've wasted online.
Hannah Ongley
8.1.18
Think Pieces

what is the stress of the gig economy doing to our mental health?

And what we can do to protect ourselves.
Roisin Lanigan
7.29.18
Culture

a wellness guide that won’t make you feel bad about yourself

Meet five wellness-focused creatives that want to change your perception of modern wellness.
Shannon May Powell
7.11.18
Music

what it’s like forging a music career when you’re bipolar

New Zealand’s Matthew Young is the latest in a increasing number of musicians opening up about mental health.
Georgie Wright
6.12.18
News

45% of teens are "online constantly" and don't think that's a bad thing

But they’re no longer using Facebook as much.
Jack Sunnucks
6.5.18
Think Pieces

is pop music getting sadder?

A new study says that pop music is getting sadder. What's sparking this growing appetite for melancholia?
Alim Kheraj
6.2.18
News

teens use grindr in a much different way than adults, a study finds

You'll be surprised by the result.
Jack Sunnucks
5.23.18
Culture

this website will cure your social media anxiety

Lifefaker is making your Instagram pretty so you don’t have to.
Georgie Wright
5.5.18
News

being lonely is worse than 15 cigarettes a day

Gen z-ers are lonelier than ever, and it's not because of social media.
Jack Sunnucks
5.3.18
Culture

girl behind the lens examines the fraught relationship between women and mental health

Mental health initiative WomanToWoman will be launching a new photography exhibition dedicated to championing female creatives whose work is inspired by experiences of mental health, trauma and recovery.
Violet Conroy
4.4.18