mental health

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
3 hours ago
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
a day ago
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
4 days ago
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
Culture

How Jezz Chung taps into their powers of magical self-expression to heal

In honor of #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth, the writer and performer shares mental health resources they've discovered in their journey toward well-being.
Jezz Chung
5.5.21
Photography

Photographer Alfie White: "Being Autistic is not a quirk"

For the last day of Autism Awareness Month, and on the cusp of his 21st birthday, Alfie shares a personal essay about life as a neurodivergent artist.
Alfie White
4.30.21
Music

Girl In Red on the mental health struggles that inspired her debut album

As she prepares to release ‘If I Could Make It All Go Quiet’, the queer Norwegian musician discusses getting diagnosed with OCD and GAD.
Frankie Dunn
4.27.21
Opinion

Tech-induced tripping: Can an app get you high?

The future of psychedelics could be legal, widely accessible and cheaper than growing your own shrooms. We investigate whether it actually works.
Abby Moss
4.27.21
Opinion

Why do we love to pathologise normal behaviour online?

By reducing nuances of mental health to sweeping statements, social media might actually be leading to over-diagnosis.
James Greig
4.22.21
News

Listen to AI-generated 'lost' songs from the 27 Club

An algorithm has created tracks by Amy Winehouse and Kurt Cobain to promote better mental health in the music industry.
Roisin Lanigan
4.7.21
News

How you responded to the pandemic is linked to your personality type

Have you felt happier during lockdown? Stress levels improved? A new study suggests that's connected to whether you're an introvert or extravert.
Frankie Dunn
3.25.21
Opinion

The secret dread of post-pandemic life

Out with the new, in with the old.
James Greig
3.25.21
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