mental health

Culture

So you’re thinking of starting antidepressants?

“I used to think it was cheating, now I know it’s just evening out the playing field in my brain.”
Jenna Mahale
9.4.20
Culture

7 high school students on going back to class during the pandemic

"For me and many of my classmates, choosing to go back to school isn’t just about us, it's about the people we love most who don’t have the privilege to make this choice."
Anika Nayak
8.27.20
Culture

Psilocybin of the times: how shrooms became a salve for our current moment

Amidst a global pandemic and a summer of protest, the American people are definitely tripping.
Carolyn Bernucca
8.12.20
Film

She Dies Tomorrow is frightening because it's a sign of our times

In the new existential horror film by Amy Seimetz, anxiety and fear of death spread like a disease. Or a virus.
Beatrice Loayza
8.5.20
Opinion

Young Brown teens are using TikTok to open up about their complex families

Belonging to two cultures is tough. But through TikTok, second-generation immigrants are finding solidarity.
Serena Smith
7.17.20
News

How coronavirus has impacted youth mental health

The effects of our recent pandemic and lockdown have not just been physical, but have led to increased anxiety for millennials and Gen Z.
Roisin Lanigan
7.14.20
Culture

Aimee Lou Wood is not a magical mermaid

The 'Sex Education' actress on self-acceptance, the stigma surrounding women's sexuality and what’s on the horizon for season three.
Britnee Meiser
7.9.20
News

Let Harry Styles read you a bedtime story

Tuck me in, king!!!
Douglas Greenwood
7.8.20
Music

Kelsey Lu made a meditational sound bath for Juneteenth

Recharge. Amplify your connection with nature. Listen here.
Frankie Dunn
6.19.20
Culture

How coronavirus has amplified LGBTQ+ mental health inequalities

"I am queer, black and disabled, and I am really worried about the health inequalities I will face if I get ill. I do not want to die because of structural oppressions."
Finbarr Toesland
6.11.20
Opinion

15 useful (and free) tips you can do to aid your mental health in lockdown

When the outside feels hostile and inside is leaving you in total despair -- this is what you can do to help combat those feelings.
Moya Lothian-McLean
6.8.20
News

6 Black British mental health charities to support right now

These organisations offer services that are more vital than ever, and need your help to do so.
Douglas Greenwood
6.5.20
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