mental health

Culture

Meet the young activists tackling Northern Ireland’s mental health crisis

A new generation of charity workers and organisers are fighting back against local political apathy and taking matters into their own hands.
Roisin Lanigan
1.16.20
Culture

How autotuned confessional TikToks became therapy for Gen-Z

Oversharing isn’t new. Oversharing in a fifteen second video through the medium of a catchy autotuned ballad? Sign me up.
Roisin Lanigan
1.13.20
Culture

Donté Colley's dancing is making the world a little brighter

The Toronto-native's viral, inspirational twerking videos will bring some positivity to your Instagram feed.
Wolfgang Ruth
1.9.20
think piece

Instagram isn't doing enough to tackle pro-eating disorder content

Despite the platform's efforts at moderation, and the rise of body positivity content, pro-ana accounts are easy to find. Here's what can be done.
Lianne Kersten
1.8.20
Culture

Why the holidays can affect our relationship with food – and how to handle that

For many of us, the Christmas period can be a deeply triggering time. Here's how to practice some self-care.
James Greig
12.20.19
Music

Everything that happened to K-pop in 2019

Let's face it, it was a real rollercoaster.
Taylor Glasby
12.18.19
News

Instagram is now warning users about their offensive captions

This is just the latest step in the platforms fight against online bullying.
Tom George
12.17.19
Culture

How to protect your mental health following the UK election result

We asked some experts how you can practice self-care when the political discourse is triggering and overwhelming.
Roisin Lanigan
12.13.19
News

A new study finds that stress over politics is killing queer teenagers

A recent study revealed that Gen Z are the most stressed out generation over politics. And for LGBTQ youth, the effects are especially devastating.
Roisin Lanigan
11.21.19
Opinion

Is this tweet about emotional labour sociopathic or just self-care?

It raises the question about when to prioritise yourself over your other people’s emotional needs.
Alim Kheraj
11.20.19
Music

Haim: "With therapy and sisterly support, we've been able to get through a lot together"

As they release their latest song 'Hallelujah' this week, we meet the L.A. sisters to chat post-tour depression and the healing power of love.
Alim Kheraj
11.20.19
Opinion

Don’t feel bad for dumping me for my mental illness

If you’re reading this and we used to date I don’t blame you for how things ended. I’m also sorry for all those drunk texts.
Megan Wallace
11.14.19
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