mental health

Culture

The internet says subliminal messaging will make you hot

A new wave of surreal YouTube videos say that 'subliminals' are the secret to reaching your aesthetic goals. Here's why you should be skeptical.
Eve Upton-Clark
4 days ago
Culture

Girlboss culture isn't dead, it's rebranded as "that girl" now

On the back of the millennial girlboss aesthetic, the “that girl” wellness trend is taking over TikTok.
Laura Pitcher
7.21.21
News

Ariana Grande is giving $2 million of therapy sessions to her fans

Ari knows what the people need.
Jenna Mahale
7.1.21
Culture

Is illness appropriation TikTok's most troubling trend?

Accusations of faking illness for clout are on the rise, but the bullying that comes with it is making life more difficult for those diagnosed.
Harriet Shepherd
6.23.21
Culture

Writer Mimi Zhu on how to be soft with ourselves

The LA-based Chinese-Australian writer and community organizer on building their digital platform as a mental health resource.
Ashley Tyner
6.1.21
Culture

Illustrator Grace Miceli on mental health, sobriety and How to Deal

The colourful drawings in @artbabygirl's new book explore anxiety, depression, fear and the nature of growing up, reminding us that we’re not alone.
Sara Radin
5.31.21
Opinion

Step aside burnout, it's toxic productivity's time to shine

We unpack the latest byword for extortion under capitalism.
James Greig
5.27.21
News

Billie Eilish just came through with some seriously good life advice

How to stay inspired and keep creative, according to our ‘Happier Than Ever’ overlord.
Frankie Dunn
5.19.21
Culture

Inside the Facebook group where people share comforting depression meals

Welcome to Depression Meals: Gone Wild, the 100,000 person strong community where it’s okay if you just ate Cheesestrings today.
Serena Smith
5.14.21
Culture

Besties Zeba Blay and Keesean Moore on radical vulnerability

Writer Zeba Blay and her best friend, poet Keesean Moore share how their bond has been an indispensable balm for maintaining mental health during a turbulent year.
Zeba Blay and Keesean Moore
5.13.21
Photography

Laura Jane Coulson photographed friends reunited in parks mid-pandemic

All proceeds raised from the sale of 'Sweeteens' will go to charity Young Minds.
Belle Hutton
5.10.21
Culture

'Shadow work' is the latest self-care trend taking over TikTok

Inspired by Jungian psychology, the technique is supposed to unleash your inner child.
Eve Upton-Clark
5.6.21
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